How To

In a recent opinion piece, Chimp CEO’s John Bromley urged charities stop being intimidated by technology. But implementing new technology can seem daunting, especially if you’re a small organization strapped for time and resources. Meet Elijah van der Giessen Eli was part of the production team for the Edmonton Folk Festival for 7 years; then […]

How To

High-profile fundraising campaigns like the Ice Bucket Challenge, No Makeup Selfie and Movember continue to prove the power of engaging social networks to raise money for charities. And online giving is growing fast, a trend that will continue. So why are so many fundraising professionals and charities slow to harness the power of the social […]

Charity Matters

Keeping your account information secure so that you can give with confidence is our top priority. That’s why when news of the “Heartbleed” security vulnerability broke this week, we took immediate action to fix the issue. We want you to know that we’ve taken all necessary steps to keep your data protected, and our servers […]

Charity Matters

Charitable Impact Stories is a series of tales, sharing how donations from the Chimp community help charities who receive them. To date, Chimp has sent more than $9.1 million to over 2000 Canadian charities.    In our last Charitable Impact story for 2013, PeaceGeeks volunteer, Chantal Moore, shares about the projects they’re working on around […]

Charity Matters

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting was just held in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, and one of the discussions really caught our attention. It was the Philanthropy Roundtable hosted by Victor Pinchuk and moderated by Chelsea Clinton. Panelists included Google’s Eric Schmidt; Napster’s (and Facebook’s) Sean Parker; Yuri Milner, a Russian internet investor; and Alec Ross, who […]