Resource Library

Welcome to our Resource Library! Our most recent and relevant resources for community foundations and other philanthropic organizations are organized in the sections below. Hover over each box for more information.

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Our older resources have been archived, but can still be accessed using our advanced search functionality.  Use the search bar above to locate a resource by keyword — you can filter further by selecting the type of resource or category it falls under.

Foundation Essentials

Community Foundation 101, Administration and Finance, Governance and Policies, Fund Development, Marketing and Communications

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Planning for Impact

Grantmaking, Vital Signs, Community Fund for Canada's 150th, Smart & Caring Communities, Evaluation

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Talent and Leadership

Community Knowledge, HR Management

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Latest Resources

Vital Signs and the SDGs: Exploring new data

Webinars - In this webinar we will explore how to align your Vital Signs data collection to the SDGs, looking at indicator selection and identifying new data sources.

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and your community foundation

Webinars - In this webinar, we will review the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its local relevance.

Data collection for your catchment area 101

Webinars - This webinar helps you identify best practices to accurately describe your catchment area for the Vital Signs national data collection.