Canada’s Charitable Sector: What to Expect in 2018

Three years ago, an anonymous donor approached Tides Canada program lead Wendy Cooper with some money and an open-ended request: find an innovative way to use the funds to support Indigenous youth. Cooper reached out to The Circle on Philanthropy and Aboriginal Peoples in Canada (“The Circle”), and a small steering committee of youth advisors…

150 Profiles: Brian Holaday

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, 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: Brian Holaday Current role in the sector: Senior Director, Customer Experience & Engagement for Canadian Red Cross Years working and/or volunteering in the non-profit sector:…

150 Profiles: Eyob G. Naizghi

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, 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: Eyob G. Naizghi Current role in the sector: Executive Director of MOSAIC, an organization serving immigrant, newcomer and refugee communities in Greater Vancouver. Years…

150 Profiles: Ernest Edmond Jr.

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, 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: Ernest Edmond Jr. Current role in the sector: Right now I am involved in several projects related to non-profit sector: basketball coach; member of the…

150 Profiles: Javier Schwersensky

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, 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: Javier Schwersensky Current role in the sector: Chief Executive Officer at the Winnipeg Humane Society (WHS) in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The WHS is one of…

150 Profiles: Derek Rumboldt-deLouché

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, 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: Derek Rumboldt-deLouché Current role in the sector: Director of Resource Development and Member Services, The Canadian Federation of Humane Societies and Immediate Past President…

150 Profiles: Owen Charters

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, 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: Owen Charters Current role in the sector: President & CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada, and adjunct faculty in non-profit management at the…

150 Profiles: John Hallward

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, 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: John Hallward Current role in the sector: Founder and chairman of GIV3 and president of a social enterprise research firm; Sector 3 Insights…

150 Profiles: Barbara Dunphy

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, 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: Barbara Dunphy Current role in the sector: Chief Development Officer, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Foundation, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island Years working and/or volunteering in the…