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82% of nonprofits are optimistic about the coming year, survey finds

According to a new study conducted by Stats Canada and reported on by Policy Wise, 82% of nonprofit organizations are optimistic about the next 12 months. The top obstacles that

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Women Entrepreneurship Strategy Ecosystem Fund accepting applications

The Women Entrepreneurship Strategy is an initiative developed by the Government of Canada to provide funding to advance gender equality, women’s economic empowerment, and to support women entrepreneurs. As part

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Funding now available from the Digital Citizen Initiative for research and citizen-focused activities

The Digital Citizen Contribution Program supports the priorities of the Digital Citizen Initiative by providing time-limited financial assistance for research and citizen-focused activities. The Program aims to support democracy and

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Apply now for Future of Good’s 2022 Reverse Mentorship Program

Future of Good is launching the  2nd annual reverse mentoring event with Mentor Canada, a virtual event focused on learning from young innovators shaking up the social impact world. The

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2SLGBTQ+ communities hard hit by COVID – Impacts on mental health

2SLGBTQ+ communities across Canada have been disproportionately impacted by pandemic-related substance use and other mental health issues, according to a series of Leger national surveys. The study found that respondents were experiencing

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2022 CharityVillage Award applications are now open

CharityVillage is proud to announce that applications for our 2022 CharityVillage Awards are now open. Nominate a thought leader or transformational changemaker in the nonprofit sector for an award. Share

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Employee mental health, good HR strategy paramount, says survey

A study conducted by Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Canada found job seekers have placed a greater bearing on the importance of an organization’s commitment to mental health, and will

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Community Addictions Prevention and Mental Health Promotion Grants Program accepting applications

The application period for the Community Addictions Prevention and Mental Health Promotion Grants Program is now open. Individuals, community groups, and nonprofit organizations are encouraged to apply for project funding.

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Study finds gap in working Canadians’ understanding around paycheque details

According to a study conducted by Payments Canada, 38% of Canadians do not feel well equipped to catch pay statement discrepancies. With around $971 billion paid in annual wages and

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40 percent of Canadian companies plan to add staff in second half of 2022

According to a study conducted by Robert Half, 89 percent of managers say that it is challenging to find skilled professionals. The recent survey found that 40 percent of respondents

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