Dec 1, 2015


Category Archives: GuelphGives

10 Tips in 10 Minutes – Starting a Civic Movement

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Lindsay Sytsma, co-founder of the GuelphGives movement, shares valuable advice and insights into how Guelph smashed their $1 million dollar fundraising goal for GivingTuesday. See the slides: 10 tips in 10 minutes – civic movements from GivingTuesdayCa   Check out our other 10 Tips Videos and Webinars.



Case Study – Guelph Gives


The GuelphGives movement challenged the Guelph, Ontario community to show that they were Canada’s most generous city. On GivingTuesday the people of Guelph raised an astonishing $1.2M, donated more than 2,000 items of clothing, volunteered the equivalent of 5 full time jobs and more. We couldn’t believe the response to GuelphGives throughout the community. From the […]



Could Guelph Be Canada’s Most Generous City?

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by Brittney Dudar, Alumni Advancement Manager, Parents & Telefundraising, University of Guelph It’s official: the GivingTuesday planning is well underway in Guelph, Ontario! It’s been weeks and months in the making, but this an exciting time for the Guelph Gives team. As part of this announcement Guelph is throwing down the gauntlet to other cities across […]



Webinar: Engage your city for GivingTuesday

Webinar: Engage your city for GivingTuesday

September 16, 1pm ET – The team from GuelphGives, shares how they are mobilizing their community to make Guelph Canada’s most generous city for #GivingTuesdayCa. Watch it here or check out the event on Google Hangouts. View the presentation:



GivingTuesday Case Study – #UofGgives

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by Brittney Dudar, Alumni Advancement Manager, Parents & Telefundraising, University of Guelph We were so excited at the University of Guelph to hear about GivingTuesday’s Canadian debut! As an institution that has been deemed the “world’s most caring university” it felt natural for U of G to immediately start planning for our role in the movement. […]



The U of G prepares for GivingTuesday!

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The University of Guelph is getting ready to host a “Giving Fair” on campus for GivingTuesday. Local charities, organizations and business owners alike will be in attendance to promote volunteer opportunities, charitable giving and to celebrate the opening day of the giving season as a community. The U of G’s on-campus food bank will be […]