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More than half of younger Canadians are including charitable giving in wills: RBC Royal Trust Survey

Younger Canadians are more philanthropic when it comes to estate planning and are more likely to give instructions on how their digital assets should be handled after their death according to a recent

YWCA Canada and Its Member Associations Launch first National Emergency Support Fund for survivors of intimate partner violence

YWCA Canada, the nation's oldest and largest gender equity organization, announced the launch of Canada's first-ever National Emergency Survivor Support Fund, in partnership with 12 of its member asso

Non-profit institutions and volunteering: Economic contribution, first quarter 2022

Real gross domestic product declines Real gross domestic product (GDP) of non-profit institutions edged down 0.3% in the first quarter of 2022, the first quarterly decrease since the second quarte

Home alone: More persons living solo than ever before, but roomies the fastest growing household type

Trends in living arrangements reflect and influence socioeconomic conditions. Population growth and aging, urbanization, rising educational attainment, sustained immigration, rising ethnocultural dive

Canadian Workers in Their 50s and 60s: Overlooked and Underutilized

Labour shortages are at critical levels and unfilled vacancies present a significant obstacle to current and future growth. The cost of these vacancies is enormous. Substantial increases in the

Employer Perspectives: Barriers & Enablers to Accessible Workforce Entry

In partnership with the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB), the Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER) is hosting a series of roundtable events with HR and Talent leaders from acr

Philanthropic sector ‘relieved’ with key victory at Commons committee

It had been the most contentious language in a bill the sector had been told would embrace the “spirit” of legislation – Bill S-216 – that had passed the Senate and was at second reading in t

Government of Canada funds more than 3,000 projects across Canada to support seniors in their communities

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the Government of Canada has helped millions of Canadians, including seniors, by providing them with COVID-19 related supports and benefits. As Canada emerges

Become a champion of elder abuse prevention

Every year, on June 15th, we all join forces to remind the world that human rights don’t get old. As part of our campaign, we’re excited to annou

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