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

September 13, 2017 Guest Blog

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

A play of words: Does philanthropy = fundraising?

May 23, 2017 Guest Blog

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

The Impact Measurement Conundrum

April 4, 2017 Guest Blog

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

Small Foundations, Outsized Impact

September 30, 2016 Guest Blog

Can small foundations create outsized impact? What practices, structures or approaches can help these foundations to extend their reach and even promote system-level changes?

Partnering with Indigenous Communities: A Challenge for Canadian Grantmakers

July 6, 2016 Guest Blog

Recent media reports and activist campaigns are bringing renewed attention to the challenges facing First Nations, Métis and Inuit (together known as Aboriginal peoples) communities in Canada. Canadian grantmaking to Aboriginal beneficiaries and causes, however, remains quite low.