Canada 150 Profiles: Clare Northcott

As part of our celebration of Canada’s 150th, The Philanthropist is profiling Canadians from across the non-profit sector and putting a face to 150 individuals who work or volunteer in Canada’s social sector. Name: Clare Northcott Current role in the sector: Business Program Manager for Family Plus Life Solutions Years working and/or volunteering in the non-profit…

Canada 150 Profiles: Bruce MacDonald

As part of our celebration of Canada’s 150th, The Philanthropist is profiling Canadians from across the non-profit sector and putting a face to 150 individuals who work or volunteer in Canada’s social sector.   Name: Bruce MacDonald Current role in the sector: President and CEO, Imagine Canada Years working and/or volunteering in the non-profit sector: Working since 1983,…

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Effective Economic Decision-Making by Nonprofit Organizations Dennis R. Young, Editor Published by the National Center on Nonprofit Enterprise and The Foundation Center, 2004, 228 pp. US $34.95 REVIEWED BY SCOTT HALDANE President & CEO, YMCA of Greater Toronto Many voluntary sector organizations including charities and not-for-profit organizations and their leaders have been admonished by private…