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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 […]

VANCOUVER, February 5, 2018 — The first known donation of cryptocurrency to a Canadian donor-advised fund was processed by CHIMP (Charitable + Impact), the online giving platform, in December of 2017. CHIMP processed $2.5 million worth of cryptocurrency, which capped off a record year for the growing company, administering over $127 million in charity donations […]

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Does your charity need to transition to the new BC Societies Act? A quick email to CHIMP today could provide $2,000 to make it happen. The Walsh Foundation is a British Columbia-based philanthropic organization, which CHIMP is supporting in their desire to help charities prosper, and their latest program is focussed on assisting smaller charities […]

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Today marks the fourth and final instalment in the State of Giving in Canada, an independent study conducted by the Angus Reid Institute into how Canadians support charity. To learn more about the study, you can check out my first article in the series. The final section of this study looks at how new Canadians—recent […]

VANCOUVER, January 17, 2018 — As we head into a new year and Canadians from coast to coast plan their spending and savings for 2018, the final instalment of a four-part independent study was released today by the Angus Reid Institute (ARI) and CHIMP (Charitable + Impact) to gain an unbiased understanding of the charitable-giving […]

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Last year was big for us. In 2017, thanks to the generosity of donors, CHIMP processed over $127 million charitable donations. Which brings to the total amount processed by CHIMP, to date, to more than $300 million. That wasn’t the only milestone for us, though. In 2017, CHIMP accepted the first known cryptocurrency donations ever […]

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Canadians want more information about what charities do with their donations. Nearly two out of three claim that they would give more money to charity if they felt more confident about their giving. Here’s one way to become more confident in your giving: Pore over rankings of top charities and analyzing charities’ financial impact using […]

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Almost a third of Canadians today feel they should be giving more, and two out of three think they would give more if they felt more confident about their giving, and might find it easier to choose a charity to support. That’s according to a new study by the Angus Reid Institute and CHIMP, which […]

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If you’re a millennial, you’re used to getting blamed for everything. Earlier generations seem to relish heaping abuse upon you. From homeownership to diamonds, millennials are apparently wiping out the cornerstones of adult consumerism. Articles that point the finger at your generation have achieved meme status. Google “millennials  are killing” and you’ll find many often […]

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What should you get your friends and loved ones this holiday season? Maybe you’re thinking of getting them this year’s hottest consumer electronic. But is that Bluetooth-enabled toaster really the best gift you could be giving them? Will they truly benefit from a gadget that tweets on behalf of their dog? This year, go above […]