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GivingTuesday 2021 Highlights

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In 2021, Canadians went above and beyond to help worthy causes across Canada! On GivingTuesday over $43 million was raised online in 24 hours in Canada (among reporting platforms)! Check out some of the other highlights from #GivingTuesdayCa 2021! &...

Toolkit for Charities & Non-Profits

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The GivingTuesday toolkit for charities and non-profits is a great resource to help you get started with your own GivingTuesday campaign. See what the movement is about, get some tips and get involved - download the toolkit now: Charities & Non-P...

Toolkit for Businesses

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The GivingTuesday Toolkit for Businesses has tips and resources for companies, local businesses, companies and brands. Get your company involved or engage businesses that support your charity. Get the toolkit.

Social Media Toolkit

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Is your organization new to social media? GivingTuesday is a great opportunity to try new ways of engaging your supporters and telling your story. To learn the basics of social media check out our Social Media Toolkit.      

Case Study - How a GivingTuesday thank-you paid off

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Submitted by Ronald McDonald House Charities Atlantic Giving Tuesday, November 30th, 2021   THE PLAN At RMHCA, our Giving Tuesday plan was simple, to thank our entire network – donors, volunteers and loyal supporters, while launching our holiday...

GivingTuesday Comms Guide

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In this guide, you will find an overview of the communications best practices for a successful GivingTuesday. In this guide, you will find: Key messages Campaign assets Media & PR tips Planning guide Links to our other comms resources Check it...

GivingTuesday #UNselfie Toolkit

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Last year thousands of people told the world why they support the causes they care about by sharing an #UNselfie. This expression of giving took on a life of its own with world leaders and major celebrities joining everyday people to tell their givin...

Toolkit for Retailers

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There are lots of ways that stores, retailers and restaurant owners can get involved. GivingTuesday is a great opportunity to do more for the causes you support and engage employees, customers and your community.

Toolkit for Schools

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This toolkit has been designed specifically for educators to celebrate this year’s GivingTuesday. Not only is GivingTuesday a day to celebrate philanthropy, it is also an opportunity to teach your students the importance of giving back and getting in...

HigherEd Toolkit

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HigherEd institutions are making the most of GivingTuesday in lots of ways. Find out how your college or university can get in on this global movement.

Toolkit for GivingTuesday Communities

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The GivingTuesday Communities Toolkit is a resource and guide for anyone who wants to get a GivingTuesday movement started in their community (whether it’s a small town or a big city). It’s for charities, schools, community organizations and individu...

GivingTuesday Media and PR Tips for Non-profits

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GivingTuesday has received a lot of attention from Canadian media outlets. With more than 200 million media impressions, we've seen GivingTuesday in print, on television and on radio. One question that we at GivingTuesday are constantly hearing from...

Faith Based Organizations Toolkit

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GivingTuesday highlights a way of living that many religious Canadians embrace as a core practice: generosity! Our Faith Based Organizations Toolkit will help you engage and empower your community, members, parishioners, staff and volunteers to parti...

Mayors Toolkit - Get your city involved

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Would you like to get your city and your civic government involved in GivingTuesday? North American cities are making GivingTuesday proclamations and encouraging their citizens to get involved. It's a great way to make GivingTuesday work for communit...

Great events and activities: GivingTuesday 2021!

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Check out these great events and activities happening for GivingTuesday this year! You can also browse the interactive partner map to see what's going on in your area. These are just a few of the many events taking place across the country. Big Broth...

Media Advisory Template

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Media outlets want to know what's happening for GivingTuesday. This is a great opportunity to tell your organization's story. You can alert local and national news outlets about your GivingTuesday activity in the week before the big day. Use this MED...

Webinar: How To Get Donors Excited About GivingTuesday

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Year after year, the charitable sector gets excited about the start of the Giving Season, and for good reason. Statistics show that GivingTuesday is consistently one of the most active days for charities to receive donations. But how do we get our do...

Canva Graphics

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  Canva is an easy (and free) way to create new graphics assets for your social media channels and #GivingTuesdayCa campaigns. Click here to learn about the Canva for Nonprofits program. Eligible organizations can access Canva Pro for free.  We...

#EarthDay2021 - Help Others and Our Planet at the Same Time

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Our goal is to spread awareness about #EarthDay2021, provide exposure for our environmental non-profit organizations, and encourage individuals to give back to the earth all year round. Now is the time to get involved in #EarthDay2021! Start by comp...

GivingTuesday 2020 Highlights

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This year you've gone above and beyond to help worthy causes across Canada and its been remarkable to see the giving community come together again for this global day of giving. Over $36 million was raised online in 24 hours in Canada (among reportin...

Case Study - Indspire

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    We spoke to Indspire, a national Indigenous registered charity that invests in the education of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people for the long term benefit of them, their families and communities, and Canada, about the success of t...

Great campaigns and events: GivingTuesday 2020!

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Check out some amazing activities happening for GivingTuesday this year. You can also browse the interactive partner map to see what's going on in your area. These are just a few of the creative and inspiring events taking place across the country....

Last minute ideas for charities for #GivingTuesdayCA

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    GivingTuesday has become one of the most important days for giving around the world. Even if you don’t fundraise on GivingTuesday, it’s a great opportunity to raise your profile and shine a light on the amazing work you do. We’ve outli...

10 great ways you can join in for #GivingTuesdayCA!

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    If you can show generosity and share kindness, you have something to give! #GivingTuesdayCA is about giving of all types. Even as we practice physical distancing, we can remain connected through kindness and generosity. Individuals can...

25 ways charities can participate in #GivingTuesdayCA

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  Research done by The GivingTuesday Data Commons suggests that people are very motivated to give to many different causes. The key right now, as at any time, is ensure your relationship with supporters is experiential rather than transactional...

#RefugeesGive: Share Your Giving Story

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GivingTuesday has launched a new initiative - #RefugeesGive. The purpose is to engage refugees around the world in sharing stories of generosity found in communities where refugees give in innovative and selfless ways. If you identify as a refugee,...

#GivingTuesdayCa Webinar: Generosity in Times of Crisis

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CLICK HERE TO WATCH THIS WEBINAR RECORDING Generosity During Crisis: Why Retreating from Engaging Supporters During this Time is a Mistake In the midst of a global pandemic, what will GivingTuesday look like on December 1st? Join Lys Hugessen, VP Pa...

Kick Off Your GivingTuesday Plan - Webinar Recording

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Kick Off Your GivingTuesday Plan GivingTuesday is a critical part of every charity’s year end fundraising. Join experts from CanadaHelps, GivingTuesday, and Hockey 4 Youth to learn what you need to prepare for a successful GivingTuesday! In this web...