Training & educational resources for charities

At CanadaHelps, we have a passion for building capacity and strengthening the charitable sector. Take advantage of our free charity training webinars, white papers and how to resources to advance your digital fundraising skills and more.
Watch past webinars
Watch our free webinars such as Holiday Fundraising: 30 Tips for Campaign Success, Strategies for Renewing First-time Donor Support, and Key Steps for Building a Major Gifts Program, all available on our Charity Life blog and CanadaHelps YouTube Channel.
Take Your Events and Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Onlin
Rally your supporters and learn how you can manage your charity’s next gala or “thon” social fundraiser using CanadaHelps’ all-in-one ticketed events and peer-to-peer social fundraising tools.
Boost Your Holiday Campaigns with CanadaHelps Fundraising Tools
It’s the giving season and people are likely visiting your charity’s website. Looking to increase donations via your website during the holidays? Learn how to optimize your online fundraising through campaigns created on both your website and CanadaHelps.org!
Getting Ready for GivingTuesday 2018!
Join Woodrow Rosenbaum and Lys Hugessen from GIV3, and Nicole Danesi from CanadaHelps, as they present some exciting findings from the 2017 GivingTuesday Summit and show some tips on how charities can get creative with their initiatives.
Maximize Your Online Donations with Customizable Donation Forms!
Online fundraising doesn’t have to be so challenging. Boost your donations by creating a powerful, mobile-friendly CanadaHelps Customizable Donation Form in just one minute! From adding suggested donation amounts and offline donations, to embedding on your charity website, and customizing your Thank You email -- learn just how easy it is to set yours up, so you can raise more all year round!
Year-end Micro Fundraising Plan for Small Charities
Fundraising at the end of the year could be a daunting task. Oftentimes, smaller charities and non-profits tend to fall behind, mostly due to limited staff and resources. The key to finishing the year off strong is to hit the ground running as early as possible. This webinar with The Good Partnership walks through the fundamental building blocks to raise more money for your small charity at year-end.
How to Create a Winning Entry for Your Piece of $1 Million in Funding
CanadaHelps has partnered with the Aviva Community Fund to award charities with $1 million in funding and, this year, 160 chances to win! Learn some tips on what makes a winning entry, and how other charities are bringing people closer together.
Powerful Fundraising Tools at Your Fingertips
View a demo of our new leading-edge Customizable Donations Forms and the newly upgraded fundraising and team management experience for our Peer-to-Peer Social Fundraising platform.
Launching a Crowdfunding Campaign? The Tools You Use Can Make It or Break It
Don’t miss this critical webinar about the new online tools CanadaHelps launched to help you save hours of work, get more participants signed up, and streamline your campaign. It’s your chance to see the newly upgraded, powerful platform your fundraising teams will love getting their hands on.
Demystifying Data: How to Create a Data Plan for Small to Medium Sized Charities
Designed specifically for professionals working in the charitable sector with beginner to intermediate experience working with data, the on-demand webinar will begin with a Data 101 crash course and then dive into the steps required to plan your data strategy.
Online Q&A Session with Marina Glogovac, President and CEO at CanadaHelps
In this session, Marina Glogovac, CEO at CanadaHelps shares key CanadaHelps updates and answers charities' questions about CanadaHelps tools and services, online fundraising, evolving donation technology and everything in between!
Securing Corporate Partnerships for your Charity
Join our webinar with guest speaker Jeronimo De Miguel to learn how to craft a hard-hitting pitch, get buy-in from your stakeholders, understand what timelines are feasible and who to approach, get ideas for partnership opportunities and more.
Top 10 Tips for Maximizing Donations from Your Website for Beginners
As we approach the busy season of giving, not only is it time to start preparing our year-end fundraising campaigns, but it’s critical to ensure our websites are in tip-top shape and ready for maximizing donations.