April 30, 2020

AFP Global : COVID-19 Resource Guide

AFP Global : Vidéo Martha Schumacher

AFP Canada :  Offering Support and Guidance to Fundraisers 

AFP Connect (forum for members)

Free Webinars

  • Managing Anxiety in Time of Crises (recording) by Leah Eustache, CFRE, ACFRE, president, Blue Canoe Philanthropy 
  • Registration Supporting Your Team’s Mental Health live Thursday April 23 at 2 p.m. Leah Eustace will share how to recognize the warning signs of anxiety, discuss the impact of anxiety on the workplace, and provide tools and resources for mental wellness at work.
  • Registration Addressing Your Donor’s Fears live Thursday April 30 at 2 p.m. Leah Eustace will discuss the emotional wellbeing of our donors, and some of the ways we can build deeper relationships with them by acknowledging their fears and anxiety.
  • Registration Fundraising Strategies during COVID-19 live Thursday April 16 at 10 a.m. presented by Abbie J. von Schlegell, CFRE, FAFP, Principal, a. von schlegell & co
  • Registration How to Speak Well (Enough) With Your Extraordinary Family of Trusting Supporters … in These Darker Times live Friday April 17 at 2 p.m. Tom Ahern will show you how your organization can not only fundraise BUT emotionally BOOST your supporter base in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Webinars to discover ways to support you and your charity through COVID-19’s impact on the charity sector brought to you by Fundraising Everywhere.
  • Webinars presented by CharityHowTo to help guide the nonprofit organizations through this volatile time.


Kevin J. Foyle, CFRE, president-elect, AFP Global on COVID-19

Resources from our partners:

UMANO, in partnership with the Luc Maurice Foundation, has developed a directory for seniors in Quebec to help them get through these exceptional circumstances.

A message from PearTree Canada.

10 Fundraising Event Alternatives in Light of Coronavirus 
11 Ways DonnorPerfect can help you work from home (en anglais seulement)
How to create compelling fundraising videos during the Covid-19 crisis
4 Monthly Giving Templates to support your nonprofit during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) Pandemic
Recorded Webinar: Getting through these uncertain times together
10 Tips on how to host an online auction as a Fundraising Event Substitute
**New** The COVID-19 Fundraising Template Kit for Nonprofits

Atypic offers you an advice a day 
Les Cliniques du vendredi

BNP Performance philanthropiqueWebinar recording Effective action facing the potential risks related coronaviruses.
Guide RH de BNP pour les employés et les employeurs 
March 23 Newsletter:  Staying the Course Without Giving Up
April 2 Newsletter: Tips for Arts and Culture Organizations
Impact of the COVID-19 crisis Survey

KCI:  Production of a series of bulletins on the subject updated continuously
Bulletin 1 –  Maintaining Momentum in Uncertain Time
Bulletin 2 – Engaging Donors Volunteers
Bulletin 3 – Virtual Interviews
Bulletin 4 – Events Strategy

BELL: a press release for Bell service users   

Telus : Donation from the TELUS Friendly Future Foundation addresses public healthcare crisis and supports community needs
Their response to COVID-19
Article Sleep hygiene to fight COVID-19
Article COVID-for the under 19

RBC: Alors que nous unissons nos efforts pour freiner la propagation de la COVID‑19, RBC veut favoriser votre sécurité et celle de votre entourage. La situation est grave, nous le savons tous. Les enfants d’âge scolaire restent à la maison. Les entreprises ferment leurs portes. Et les Canadiens se demandent, chaque matin au réveil, ce que la journée qui commence leur réserve. Vous nous faites confiance et nous sommes prêts à vous aider. RBC a mis en place des programmes d’aide financière flexibles pour ses clients (particuliers et entreprises) qui éprouvent des difficultés financières par suite de la COVID‑19. Pour tous les renseignements et les mises à jour, visitez https://www.rbc.com/covid-19-fr/index.html


From our colleagues:

Institut Mallet : May 13 edition  

Phil Communication Free webinar on April 24th at 12 p.m. regarding how to recover and then progress after the crisis.
Live Chat feature and 1 hour free consultation through April 30, 2020. 

Episode : https://www.linkedin.com/posts/episodephilanthropie_conseils-philanthropie-x-covid-19-activity-6644638404720025600-_4ce
(in French) Formation Perspectives post-crise : Quelles sont les meilleures stratégies pour relancer nos activités philanthropiques?  admissible à l’aide gouvernementale annoncée dans le cadre de la crise de la COVID-19

Fondation Quebec Philanthrope maintains its services and launches a special philanthropic fund for all those who would like to make a donation dedicated to the fight of COVID-19 
Press Release (in French)
Article Retroussons nos manches

Espace OBNL : https://www.espaceobnl.ca/fr/news-container/obnl-et-coronavirus-covid-19-ressources-et-outils-pour-passer-a-travers

Imagine Canada
Centre de ressources pour aider le secteur pendant la crise de la COVID-19 (in French only)
Issue Alert dedicated to important policy and advocacy updates.
Document Federal Government Covid-19 Measures – Implications for Sector Organizations

PhiLab : Philanthropy and COVID-19

Cible (in French only) : Webinaire: Marque employeur en temps de crise 
Comment le marketing numérique peut sauver les entreprises à l’ère de la COVID-19 ?
Communication marketing et COVID-19: comment les organisations peuvent gérer la crise?


Document on the support offered by the Government of Canada in the context of the current crisis. 
Programme actions concertées pour le maintien en emploi (PACME–COVID-19)
Emergency Community Support Fund