May 2017 - Through a series of interviews with young workers, we gained insights into the experiences, aspirations and challenges these individuals face as they explore a career in the nonprofit sector.
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The future is upon us. As charities and nonprofits seek to fulfill their missions in an ever-changing world, Imagine Canada is continuing its process of understanding the operating system for organizations, not just today, but what it may look like in years to come.
Imagine Canada is working to articulate a bold path that will result in the greatest impact for organizations seeking to improve the very fabric of society, both here in Canada and on a global scale.
As Canadian charities face a long-term crisis of financial sustainability, they are looking at ways to increase earned income. At the same time, for-profit businesses have become more active in areas once thought to be the unique domain of charities.
This discussion paper, by Chief Economist Brian Emmett, argues that for-profit businesses and charities co-exist in many markets, both benefiting from government support, and that tax policy has little, if any, effect on market shares and earnings of for-profit businesses.
Released in January 2019.
We are implementing a long-term plan to fundamentally improve the operating environment for all charities and nonprofits, working together with sector leaders.
How do we change the very system in which we operate? How can we ensure that charities and nonprofit organizations thrive?
We do it together – by drawing upon sector voices, insights and talents: our collective strength.