Mowat NFP: Challenging our Thinking

November 17, 2017 Philanthropy

The hub has been generating much interesting evidence and thinking this year about key pillars of non-profit regulation and practice.

Is Anybody Listening? One Funder’s Foray into Social Media

November 17, 2017 Philanthropy

This blog post by Malcolm Macleod, president of the Johnson Scholarship Foundation, explores his foundation’s experience with social media and its effectiveness.

Engaging Millennials as Leaders

November 17, 2017 Philanthropy

This article is the third in a series about intergenerational leadership, published as a collaboration between The Philanthropist and Connect the Sector (CTS) addressing how the non-profit sector in Ontario is attracting youth talent.

Could modernizing charity legislation be Trudeau’s greatest stand for Canadian democracy?

November 17, 2017 Philanthropy

In an important opinion piece published in the Hill Times, Dr. Roger Gibbins argues that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau now has the ‘guidance and public support’ necessary to modernize federal charity legislation.

Young Leaders: Take Charge of Your Professional Development

October 20, 2017 Philanthropy

This article outlines how approaching learning with an entrepreneurial spirit and creativity, especially in small-staffed foundations, can lead to great results.