We spoke to a couple of moms to find out how they talk to their kids about charity, and include giving in family life. Here’s the advice they shared with us!
Are you looking to deduct your charitable tax receipts from your tax return? In this blog post we’ll talk you through how charity tax receipts work, and how you can apply them to your returns.
For the last two months, Vancouver’s music scene has been talking about charity in a big way. Music Heals, a charitable foundation in support of music therapy services across Canada, has been asking bands to battle it out to raise the most money, and win a spot on stage at Vancouver’s largest music festival, SKOOKUM. […]
Our very own Data Scientist, Colin Fraser, spoke to The Globe and Mail about his role here at CHIMP. We’ve picked a few highlights from the article to share in this post. Job: Data scientist The role: Use mathematical algorithms to utilize data for specific outcomes. These data sets and outcomes will vary depending on the organization […]
CHIMP is now matching the first $5,000 of donations between $1 and $1,000 for the Music Heals’ Covers for the Cause Campaign – helping you to give with more impact! Visit our dedicated page today to help your favourite band fight for a chance to play on stage with the likes of The Killers, Florence […]
If you’re already adding funds to your CHIMP: Charitable Impact account, you’ll be more than familiar with the great feeling that comes with giving to charity. But, did you know that there are a number of different ways to make the most out of giving with CHIMP? We’ve listed ten of our favourite ideas in […]
You’ve got a charity you—and others—want to support. And with CHIMP, you’ve got a platform to help make it happen. Once you’ve set up your account, all people need to do to support your cause is visit your Giving Group. Now, you just need to get them, and anyone fundraising for your cause, there. In […]
“Charitable giving can’t just happen during the holidays. Choose a few times a year to get involved in charity, and then it will become ingrained. ” Jen Schaeffers, Mom of two Every parent wants to raise children who are kind, giving and responsible. Here at CHIMP, we understand that when youth are taught about giving, […]
Donor-advised funds (DAFs) are changing how donors support charity. An increasingly popular financial structure for making donations, new DAFs are established with every passing year. But even as they come to represent a larger slice of the charity pie, DAFs continue to be, for most people, a mystery. This post will be the first […]
Header image courtesy Forest and the Femme CHIMP has partnered up with the Walsh Foundation to give 25 British Columbia charities grants of $2,000 each. Today, we’re excited to announce the recipients. The BC Societies Act came into effect November 28, 2016, and all registered societies are required to transition their operations to bring them […]