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According to a recent survey by Tangerine, 62% of millennials and 50% of Canadians aged 35-54 have a carefree attitude about spending in the summertime, with food, drink, entertainment and vacations taking the bulk of their increased budget. All of which makes for a fun summer, but one that can limit spending in other areas […]

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In the midst of one of the driest summers in the Canadian Prairies in 68 years of record keeping, water conservation has become a serious issue both here in Canada and around the world. California is four years into the worst drought it’s experienced in centuries, a “megadrought” that could last 30 years, according to […]

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In today’s world, and particularly online, it can be easy to get sucked into negativity and cynicism. So it’s always refreshing to come across inspirational campaigns, news and research that flip negativity on its head and inspire kindness and gratitude. These three inspirational videos do just that. What is Privilege? Well, it’s complicated, as evidenced […]

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Whether you’re a charity, company or individual fundraiser, if you’ve got a question about how best to change the world through charity, Christian Mosley is here to help. Chimp’s Client Success Team Lead will help you craft a solution that’s right for you with the quiet confidence of someone who’s been on both sides of […]

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Countless studies have shown that donors who feel thanked, appreciated and kept in the loop on the impact of their donations to charity are more likely to give again. And yet, that kind of donor love is one of the most often overlooked aspects of the fundraising process. That’s why Waterloo, Ontario-based Maeve Strathy is […]

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A June report by Brian Emmett, Imagine Canada’s chief economist for Canada’s charitable and nonprofit sector, shows that the country’s charitable sector is expanding. So much so that it has become “a major sector in Canada, supporting a large number of jobs and creating significant economic growth.”   Charities in Canada as an Economic Sector […]

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If celebrating and supporting the arts is high on your to-do list this summer, then you’re going to love all the fundraising song and dance that’s happening on Chimp this month. These fundraisers are working hard to ensure there’s no shortage of music and theatre (and musical theatre) to keep you entertained during the longest […]

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With recent changes to the Canadian Citizenship Act coming into effect under Bill C-24, the definition of citizenship has been in the news lately, along with questions about who’s entitled to it, and who can revoke it. It’s a conversation that has, unsurprisingly, provoked heated debated (even a lawsuit). But discussion about an issue many […]