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Let’s Take a Walk – Canada’s Philanthropy Support Landscape

CKX Philanthropy Fellow, Michael Alberg-Seberich, invites you to accompany him on a a short, imaginary walk through the philanthropy support landscape.

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From the President

2017: The Year We Talk About Listening and Belonging?

Despite Canada’s favourable global attention in 2017, PFC President, Hilary Pearson, questions if our supposed social harmony is as harmonious as all that and what is organized philanthropy’s role in moderating the pressures and conflicts brought about by urbanization and immigration, in her latest blog post?

September 18, 20170

Thoroughly Modern Charities

What might that look like if Canadian charities and charitable funders were regulated as modern organizations. PFC President, Hilary Pearson contemplates such a world in her latest blog post and outlines the activities that are underway to bring it about.

August 14, 20172

Summer 2017: Time To Read!

As you head off for summer holidays, or simply clear your desks for a little catch up reading, PFC President Hilary Person offers some suggestions for summer reading on issues and topics in philanthropy.

July 4, 20170

Guest Posts

Let’s Take a Walk – Canada’s Philanthropy Support Landscape

CKX Philanthropy Fellow, Michael Alberg-Seberich, invites you to accompany him on a a short, imaginary walk through the philanthropy support landscape.

September 13, 20170

A play of words: Does philanthropy = fundraising?

What’s in a word? CKX Philanthropy Fellow, Michael Alberg-Seberich, shares his confusion around the meaning of the word “philanthropy” in Canada.

May 23, 20170

The Impact Measurement Conundrum

CKX Philanthropy Fellow, Michael Alberg-Seberich, shares four ways the third sector in Germany has taken (incremental) steps towards (impact) measurement.

April 4, 20170

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