Dec 1, 2015

Community Engagement

Category Archives: Community Engagement

Community Leaders’ Summit


Since its launch in 2013, the GivingTuesday movement has grown in awareness, participation and impact. Much of the success of GivingTuesday is due to a distributed model where leaders in countries and communities around the world step up to organize and lead local campaigns. In Canada there are now local GivingTuesday movements from Newfoundland to […]



Behind the Scenes with Amanda Burrows, #VanGives


This post from is part of a new series to profile some of the exceptional leaders driving #GivingTuesday movements in their countries and cities around the world. We hope that this series will inspire prospective leaders, connect and celebrate current leaders as they grow the movement locally, and spark new ideas amongst the entire […]



Great Campaigns for GivingTuesday 2017


Partners are planning some really GOOD STUFF for GivingTuesday. There are creative and inspiring activities happening in communities across the country. Find out what’s happening in your area – have a look below or browse the interactive partner map. Farmers Helping Farmers, PEI – On GivingTuesday, we are working with schools, women’s groups and rural […]



GivingTuesday Intro for Chambers of Commerce


Here’s another resource to help you engage businesses in your community for GivingTuesday. If you’re organizing a local movement, want to rally support from companies, or would like to help them get the most out of GivingTuesday, here’s a one-page introduction you can share. For lots of other resources, including ideas and case studies, check […]



Volunteering Campaigns – Guide for Non-Profits

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GivingTuesday partner, Volinspire has created this excellent resource for charities and non-profits who want to create volunteer campaigns for GivingTuesday. Also check out the Guide for Businesses. This toolkit will help you set goals; recruit volunteers; develop a plan; and communicate, track and share for a successful campaign. Get the guide



Volunteering Campaigns – Guide for Businesses

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GivingTuesday partner, Volinspire has created this excellent resource for businesses who want to create volunteer campaigns for GivingTuesday. Use it in your company, or share it with a business that supports your charity. And check out the Guide for Charities and Non-Profits. GivingTuesday offers companies a chance to tell their giving story to new audiences and […]



Engaging Local Businesses

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By Jamie McDonald Leader Community and Higher Ed Campaigns, #GivingTuesday Local businesses, large and small, like to be associated with good causes in their communities, and #GivingTuesday is a movement that they will want to be part of. Here are a range of ways they can get involved in your community’s #GivingTuesday campaign. Small Businesses […]



A City Giving Together

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by Nicole Danesi, Founder and Chair of MississaugaGives GivingTuesday may be a day for giving, but I’m convinced the movement inspires much more than just one day’s worth of philanthropic action. Here in the City of Mississauga—Canada’s sixth largest city, Toronto’s friendly neighbour, and home of the world-famous Hazel McCallion—GivingTuesday is making a splash for […]





Communities across Canada are getting geared up for GivingTuesday! We already have word of several municipalities that will officially declare November 27th, 2018 as GivingTuesday. Here are some of the many proclamations from across the country over the past few years:   Want to get your city involved? Download our Mayors Toolkit – it’s a guide […]



Invitation – GivingTuesday – MontréalDonne

VERSION FRANÇAISE SUIVRA What: Information session about the Montreal movement for GivingTuesday. Who: Santropol Roulant and The GIV3 Foundation invite all Montreal charities, nonprofits and community leaders to join us When: 5:30 to 6:30pm Thursday October 15, 2015 Where: Santropol Roulant, 111 Roy st. E., Montréal RSVP: What should I expect on October 15th? […]