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Not for Profit


Charitable GiftingDecember 22nd, 2022

As the holiday season nears, many Canadians will make the bulk of their charitable donations for the calendar year. While many of us may not...
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4 Ways Nonprofits Can Drive Mission ImpactNovember 23rd, 2022

(authored by RSM CANADA) Learn four key strategies that can help nonprofit organizations enhance their effectiveness and increase their mission impact.
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5 Signs Your Nonprofit Needs to Update its Business ProcessesAugust 19th, 2022

(authored by RSM CANADA) Modernizing business processes has never been more crucial for mission-driven organizations. Key indicators let nonprofits know it may be time to upgrade their technology.
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Increasing a nonprofit’s impact through operational efficiencyJuly 14th, 2022

(authored by RSM CANADA) Nonprofit organizations often have lean operational budgets. But a nonprofit that struggles with its operations will soon find itself with limited mission impact as well.
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The Advantages and Pitfalls of Donation Receipting for CharitiesJuly 13th, 2022

One of the greatest benefits of a not for profit organization being categorized as a registered charity is its ability to issue official donation receipts. ...
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Do We Need an Audit? An Overview of Not-for-Profit Organizations and Their Financial Statement RequirementsFebruary 15th, 2022

There have been a number of changes in recent years to modernize the laws governing corporations without share capital. These corporations were previously governed by...
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Meet the Not-for-Profit Industry Advisory TeamDecember 10th, 2021

Meet our team of Not-for-Profit Industry Advisory professionals. They understand the unique business needs of Not-for-Profit organizations and know the specific challenges that are faced.
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Are There Benefits to Gifting Publicly Traded Securities to a Charity?October 28th, 2021

If you own publicly traded securities (stocks, bonds, or mutual funds), outside of a registered account (RRSP, RRIF, TFSA), you may be wondering if there...
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The Benefits of Outsourcing Within the Not-for-Profit SectorJuly 13th, 2021

It is a known fact that Not-for-Profit organizations tend to operate with constrained resources. Monetary resources are primarily focused on their mission. For this reason,...
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5 Ways for Not-for-Profits to Remain AgileMay 5th, 2021

Not-for-Profit (NFP) organizations and charities alike have been deeply impacted by the global health crisis.  It is important now more than ever, for these entities...
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