We believe that a strong nonprofit sector builds community and is vital to our nation.
Imagine Canada relies on the gracious support of our donors in order to fulfill our mission of advancing knowledge and relationships to foster effective and sustainable charitable and nonprofit organizations.
Your donation to Imagine Canada enables us to take an enhanced leadership role in defining, promoting and strengthening the sector in Canada.
To make a donation or learn more about our sponsorship opportunities, please contact Mike Meadows at email@example.com or at (416) 597-2293.
We are grateful for the support that we receive from our donors. Thanks to their generous contributions, Imagine Canada can continue to play a leadership role for the charitable and nonprofit sector, providing insight, influence & impact to ensure vibrant communities across Canada.
Did you know that there are 161,000 nonprofilts and charities in Canada?
Did you know that Canada’s nonprofit and voluntary sector is the 2nd largest in the world?
The sector represents $79.1 billion or 7.8% of the gross domestic product
The sector is larger than automotive and manufacturing. It generates $112 billion in revenues and employs 2 million people
Canadians donated $10 billion in 2007
Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick have the highest donor rates.
Canadians volunteered 2.1 billion hours in 2007
Young Canadians aged 15 to 24 are more likely to volunteer than Canadians in any other age group
One percent of nonprofits command 60% of all revenues flowing to the sector
Canadians with the lowest household incomes give a greater percentage of their income than others
Saskatchewan has the highest volunteer rate in the country, followed by the Northwest Territories and the Yukon
Those exposed to giving and volunteering activities early in life are more likely to continue those behaviours as adults