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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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From treks across Iceland, to fighting the AIDS epidemic in Africa, to representing Canada on the world stage, here are three fundraisers making a difference at home and around the globe. Fire & Ice Flight Centre Wish Trek This August, 28 Flight Centre employees will trek the highlands of Iceland, transversing active volcanoes, majestic glaciers, […]

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There are only a few weeks remaining to get your 2014 charitable donations locked in. So if you’re looking for a cool campaign to support, here are three fundraising groups you’ll want to check out before the year comes to a close. From playgrounds and podiums to a 24 hour famine, these campaigns need your […]

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Making donation matching part of your fundraising campaign is a proven way to mobilize grassroots donors and boost campaign results. It’s also easier than it sounds. In fact, if your organization has major donors or sponsors, you can offer them the opportunity to be a matching sponsor for your Chimp fundraising campaign. Once you’ve got […]

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With students back at school, it’s been an active fall for fundraisers on Chimp. From rallying students and alumni to putting technology to work for peace, here are three campaigns we’re excited about. What are you fundraising for this month? PeaceGeeks – Heroes for Peace PeaceGeeks has kicked off their annual crowdfunding campaign to fund […]

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Vancouver Chef Ned Bell is well known for the cutting-edge culinary creations he serves up at the Four Seasons’ Yew Restaurant. In addition to being a celebrated chef, he’s also one of Canada’s most outspoken ambassadors for sustainable seafood. And he’s not just talking the talk, he is walking the walk. Since July, Chef Bell […]

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From the world’s largest sandbox, to the longest soccer game in the world, to a lengthy ride across Canada, here are three campaigns that are going the distance on Chimp this summer. Check them out and join in on the fun! 1. Fun in the World’s Largest Sandbox August 16, 2014 | Vancouver, BC Remember […]

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Giving charitably may be part of human nature, but sometimes even the most generous donors can benefit from a little incentive. After all, everyone loves to see their money double, especially when that money is going to a good cause. Offering to match—or double—individual donations can boost campaign results, according to Yale University and University […]