As we round the corner of another productive and challenging year, it warms our hearts to see all that charities across Canada have accomplished. At CanadaHelps, we regularly celebrate charities’ work – it fuels our drive, sense of urgency and passion for helping small and medium-sized charities. We are privileged to be in the unique position to help connect charities and donors through initiatives like GivingTuesday, The Great Canadian Giving Challenge, our Giving Life blog and more.
The holiday is a time for giving thanks and for sharing our blessing. We wanted to extend our sincerest thanks to all our charity clients for choosing to use CanadaHelps and to the thousands of charities who have made these initiatives such a success through their participation. In the spirit of the holiday season, we also wanted to share just a few of the inspiring stories that charities have contributed and that we’ve shared with hundreds of thousands of Canadians. We hope you enjoy them and we invite your charity to share your story on the Giving Life blog too.
Best wishes to you and your family this holiday season.
The CanadaHelps Team
Breathing Fresh Air into Diabetes Education: We want to tell you about the community that is being built, the stereotypes that are being re-written, and the lives that are being changed each and every day. Read More
Because No Child Should Ever Go Hungry: It is hard to believe that in a prosperous city like Calgary, there are children without enough to eat. But we see 2,000 of these children every day. Many kids arrive at… Read More
Career Canines – The Life of a Working Dog: Guide dogs change the lives of blind and visually-impaired individuals in many important ways. Beyond facilitating safe navigation, guide dogs enhance their partner’s mobility and… Read More
The Holiday Season – A Make or Break Time for Small Charities: As December approaches, I am both excited and apprehensive. I am excited to see the generosity of Canadians who year after year show that they think giving back matters… Read More
Small Charity, Big Porpoise: Protecting the Ocean Mammals of the Pacific Northwest: Canada is absurdly blessed with wild places full of wild animals. Canada’s Pacific Ocean supports 31 species of marine mammals: whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals, sea lions and… Read More
Small Charities Reflect the Diversity of Life: As we enter the busy giving season, Canadians are starting to receive holiday appeals from charities, and are thinking about which charities to give to and causes to support this year. While many Canadians are monthly donors… Read More