NEW: The Toronto Social Capital Study 2022


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Toronto Social Capital Study 2022 // Together with the Environics Institute and 15 local partners, we’ve released the findings on the most in-depth look Torontonians’ wellbeing based on their social networks, social trust, civic engagement and neighbourhood support. Learn More.

Good to Give Guide // Learn about our donation-ready organizations for 2022-23. Read More

End-of-Year Deadlines // Holiday gifting and granting deadlines for 2022. Read More

New Funding Opportunities // We'll soon be accepting applications for the Community Services Recovery Program. Learn More


Understanding Toronto’s Greatest Needs

Research, insights, and recommendations to connect your philanthropy to the causes you care about.

The Toronto Social Capital Study 2022 is the most in-depth look at social capital in the city.
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The Trust Collective has been a three-year collaborative learning journey to advance gender equality, involving more than 50 women philanthropists and women-led and/or women-serving charitable organizations.
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The 2022-23 Good to Give Guide is your guide to the smaller and medium-sized high-impact organizations doing visionary work tackling our city’s inequities.
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Read the latest news, stories and insights on the city's needs and opportunities; organizations working on solutions; and how to get involved with your philanthropy.