Charity Matters

Do you hear that sound? Ping. Pong. Ping. Pong. That’s the sound of Vancouver’s tech community training for the most tremendous table tennis tournament of 2016, TechPong! Kicking off at 6 pm on November 15, at Imperial Vancouver, TechPong promises to be bigger and more exciting, while raising a huge amount for charity. But don’t […]

Charity Matters

Philanthropy can be taught in many ways. For children and youth, it can be taught right where learning happens: in school. For the elementary school students at Vancouver Hebrew Academy (VHA), being charitable is one of the most important concepts taught throughout their curriculum. Their vision is to inspire all students who walk through its doors […]

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On July 9, 2016, Chimp went out to celebrate the community at the West 4th Avenue Khatsahlano Street Party. To amplify the positive vibes of this event, we partnered with Vancouver-based artist and photographer Eyoälha Baker from the Jump for Joy Photography Project and photographed friends, families, and individuals expressing their happiness by jumping for […]

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April 22 is Earth Day! It’s the largest environmental event in the world and a great opportunity to think about our relationship with the environment and what we can do to reduce our carbon footprint. The mounting evidence for rising sea levels, record temperatures and melting ice caps can be daunting, but the good news is that it’s within our power […]

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On February 3, some of Vancouver’s most forward-thinking change-makers gathered in the Hootsuite greatroom to participate in the second Dreamers + Doers community event. D + D is Vancouver’s most widely-known secret society and volume one in April 2015 included networking, musical guests, and presentations from people committed to doing social good. This year’s edition […]

Charity Matters

A big part of what we do at Chimp is to help companies find creative, meaningful ways to engage their employees in charitable giving. We wholeheartedly believe that integrating giving into the workplace has a wide range of benefits — and we have experienced those benefits firsthand. For years, Chimp has been matching team members’ […]

Charity Matters

Companies are starting to understand that corporate giving is not just a nice thing to do; corporate social giving benefits the community as well as the bottom line. During the 2015 holiday season, Chimp has launched the Gift Back program: companies can give a gift that allows employees, colleagues and customers to donate to any […]

Charity Matters

It was a night of serious fun that did some serious good. On Wednesday, October 21, hundreds of the Vancouver tech community’s finest packed out the Imperial Theatre to do what they do best – consume craft beer, wear short shorts, play ping pong, and make the world a little bit better. Techpong 2015 Raises […]