Fact Sheets

150Alliance: Our Promise to Canada (2015)An overview of 150Alliance principles and values.

Giving to Your Community Foundation (2014)As an easy first step, this infographic outlines the relationship between a donor and a community foundation in establishing a fund or gift.

Our Movement. Our Moment. (2014)A poster of CFC’s strategic directions and collective impact of our movement.

Snapshot of Canada's Community Foundation Movement (2017)This resource presents an overview of the work of community foundations across Canada.

Community Fund for Canada's 150th Fact Sheet (2016)A fact sheet for organizations interested in applying to the Community Fund for Canada's 150th.

Community Fund Decision Points (2014)What a community foundation needs to consider when establishing local community funds.

How can we fund our operations?Community foundations all have multiple sources of revenue, but what is the right mix for your size?

Supporting your charitable organizationThis resource explains to donors how funds can support the charity of their choice.

Types of charitable fundsThis document presents an overview of types of funds available to a prospective donor.

Community Philanthropy Fellowship: Backgrounder (2016)A backgrounder on the new Community Philanthropy Fellowship, in partnership with The Carold Institute.

Vital Signs: #3Things4Food Ideas for Action (2013)Ideas to mobilize action around food in your community.

Five Questions to Ask Your Investment ManagerFrom our partner at Mawer Investment Management.

Snapshot of Canada's Community Foundation Movement (2015)A 2015 overview of facts and figures about Canada's community foundation movement

Snapshot of Canada's Community Foundation Movement (2016)A 2016 overview of facts and figures about Canada's community foundation movement

What is a community foundation?This is the “elevator pitch” to explain what a community foundation does.

How a Community Foundation and a Community Fund Work (2014)This infographic explains the difference between a foundation and a fund, as well as how the two work in connection to have an even greater impact in your community.

Mapping Your Community Philanthropy (2014)This tool can be used to gain a deeper knowledge about the people and organizations working in your community and how best to work together.

Overview and Infographic (2014)A visual look at Smart & Caring Communities in action across Canada.

Smart & Caring True Sport Overview (2014)How community foundations can engage in the Smart & Caring True Sport program.

Election Tip Sheet (2015)A resource for community foundations interested in engaging political candidates in Vital Signs.

What is the Right Type of Gift? (2014)Understanding the different types of gifts that exist can help determine how contributions can have the greatest impact.