Humanitarian organizations push for ceasefire in Gaza amid “horrifying” civilian casualties

Why It Matters

The Canadian government has announced millions in humanitarian aid for Gaza, Israel and the West Bank, but without a ceasefire, aid agencies won’t be able to deliver it.

Scorecard: Social impact leaders give the budget a five out of 10

Why It Matters

The federal government’s annual budget sets the tone for the government’s relationship with the social purpose sector. Leaders’ reactions give us a sense of how that relationship will go this year.

Cheatsheet: 23 important and under-the-radar highlights from Budget 2023

Why It Matters

Budget 2023 sets the Canadian government’s funding priorities for years to come. Organizational leaders must understand the budget’s impact on their work to devise effective programming, outreach, and fundraising campaigns.

New ad hoc coalition will advocate for charitable sector in advance of 2024 federal budget

Why It Matters

The non-profit sector is looking for changes to how the federal government distributes and regulates funding. A collaborative approach to pre-budget consultations will amplify that message.

Eight social purpose sector leaders on what Doug Ford should do right now for Ontarians

Why It Matters

Doug Ford made a number of promises to the province’s people leading up to his re-election that could help Ontarians recover quickly from the health, social, and financial crisis we’re still in — or set them back even further, say eight experts.

What’s missing from the Ontario election platforms? 14 Northern and rural-based community leaders weigh in.

Why It Matters

The social issues that the political parties promise to address may not be meeting the needs of all Ontarians. As each party releases their platform, communities from all over the province will see who deserves their vote.