• Imagine a Canada where charities work to build more vibrant and prosperous communities.

    That's what we imagine when we Imagine Canada.
  • The Narrative

    A new Narrative for the sector.

    The charitable sector in Canada has a remarkable story to tell. What's your story?
  • Standards Program. Shared leadership.

    The Standards Program: Building excellence within Canada's charities.

    Earn accreditation to strengthen your charity with a shared set of common standards.

Guide to Giving

Myth: Examining fundraising and administrative costs is the best way to evaluate a charity.

Truth: There are many considerations when deciding to support a charity. Our Guide to Giving contains practical advice about making giving decisions and explains that responsible and transparent spending is critical when delivering programs and services. Real impact requires real investment.

Download

Connect me to:

Funders who share my cause

grant connect

My charity’s profile

charity focus

Resources and research

sector source

Home page photo

Invest in what matters. Invest in trust.

The Standards Program awards accreditation to charities and nonprofits that demonstrate excellence in five areas of operations. To date, more than 160 organizations have invested in trust!

Learn more

Share your insights and how-to expertise. Write for our blog.

We are inviting social good leaders and subject matter experts to contribute to our blog as guest writers.

Imagine Canada’s blog is our platform to provide those who work in and support the sector with information that is current and insightful with compelling thought leadership pieces and practical how-to feature articles.

Learn more