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On October 1, 20 Vancouver tech companies participated in TechPong, a charitable ping pong tournament, and raised $71,131 for Downtown Eastside charities. In order to send a player to the event, participating companies were required to raise a minimum of $1,000 for a DTES charity — or charities  — of their choice. Many went above […]

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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 […]

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Companies and large donors can now double the charitable impact of Giving Group fundraising through automated matching. Take for example, contributions to Kelly + Desiree’s Giving Group Ruben’s Shoes: Spreading Love Through Shoes which are currently being matched by Canadian singer, Michael Buble. And The Men’s Senior National Field Hockey Team received nearly $2000 in matching funds from […]