Board of Directors Nominations

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NOMINATION FORM The slate of officers for the AFP Greater Toronto Chapter Board of Directors will be elected by the membership on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Board members’ terms begin July 1st through to June 30th. After the closing date of March 23, the Committee of Directorship will meet and begin the process of reviewing all nomination… Read more »

The stories continue at AFP Toronto’s Speaker Discovery Series!

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The night featured seven new storytellers and had an unprecedented turnout (over one-hundred listeners!) I had the good fortune of joining this project on the ground floor. My president at Stephen Thomas Ltd, Paula Attfield, introduced me to this brand-new committee and provided my credentials for working at various nonprofit mixers and conferences in the… Read more »

An Open Letter to the Prime Minister Regarding Canada’s Charitable and Nonprofit Sector

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Originally posted February 20, 2018 on the Imagine Canada blog by Bruce MacDonald.   Dear Prime Minister: I am writing on behalf of the charitable and nonprofit sector, at the mid-point of your government’s mandate, to share my thoughts on the progress that has – and has not – been made on several important mandate letter… Read more »

Three Trends That Aren’t Going Away

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As I bounce back from vacation and start preparing for the year ahead, I’m struck by the changing environment the fundraiser of today faces. While each organization is different and a lot of the fundraising fundamentals still hold true, a review of the trends can give today’s fundraiser something to ponder and bring back to their organization. Here… Read more »