Charity Matters

On Facebook, last week, we asked what environmental charities we should feature in celebration of Earth Day. Thanks for all of the responses! Here are the submissions: Submitted by Natalie Bowes: The Cetus Research and Conservation. This amazing society protects endangered Pacific coast killer whale populations through education and monitoring projects. Despite having lost their funding the incredibly dedicated staff […]

Charity Matters

We’re both stoked and humbled by the generosity of the community. To date, $7.1 million has been donated into Chimp and 1620 unique charities have received money through Chimp. To commemorate, we brought together some friends of Chimp to celebrate. The who: 7: Sarah Shandl (One Year One Percent) 1: Stephanie Wiriahardja (Community Manager, Hootsuite) […]

Charity Matters

Good news. Canadians are a pretty charitable lot. Statistics Canada recently released findings from their Survey of Giving, Volunteering and Participating, and nearly 24 million people, or 84% of Canadians over 15 donated to a charitable or non-profit organization. Not such good news: While the number of Canadians who give is high, the average donation […]