London, England (PRWEB UK) 1 June 2014
The Canadian charitable sector which has a total revenue of about $212 billion including fundraising revenue of about $15 billion. There are 86,000 charities in Canada and over 5000 spend money outside of Canada. In fact about 120 send funds to UK charities. Any charity who is outside of Canada and has or wishes to engage supporters in Canada for their cause will find the presentation useful.
Chapel & York has invited Canadian lawyer and non-profit expert Mark Blumberg, of Blumberg Segal LLP, to discuss fundraising from Canada by UK charities in this exclusive, not to be missed webinar opportunity. Mark will focus on UK charities understanding the options available when fundraising in Canada and the pros & cons of each whilst avoiding the pitfalls of jumping in without understanding the various issues.
Who's it for?
Fundraisers and charities outside of Canada who may be considering fundraising initiatives in Canada. The presentation will not assume participants have any knowledge of this matter. Any charity who is outside of Canada and has or wishes to engage supporters in Canada for their cause will find the presentation useful.
- Be aware of opportunities for fundraising in Canada and how they differ from the UK;
- Understand that depending on the specific type of institution in the UK and the type of donor there are various options for supporting UK charities and/or programs run by such charities;
- Will be aware of when a “Canadian Friends of” organization may be appropriate to establish;
- Understand the various compliance requirements when operating in Canada for a Canadian Friends Organization including those relating to fundraising, receipting and foreign activities.
Thursday June 12th 2013
Start Time: 1.30pm BST (8.30am EDT, 2.30pm SAST, 6.00pm IST)
For more info and booking please visit http://www.chapel-york.com/webinars.