Internet Resources

Internet Resources

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of online publications, web sites, and news sites that we think are relevant to your fundraising efforts and Internet success. Please email us at if you come across others that you find useful.

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Directories Online Magazines
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Reference Sites

Government Resources

Canadian Government Information
Links to federal and provincial government sites, directories of phone and fax numbers, and key federal documents.

Canada Customs and Revenue Agency
Link to charitable registration information.

2002 Registered Charity Information Return.

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Prospect Research Sites

BIG Online
North America's most comprehensive source of fundraising information, opportunities and resources for charities and non-profits.

Association of Fundraising Professionals
The AFP is the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising.

Provides free resources for both advanced grantwriting consultants and inexperienced nonprofit staff.

Research It!
Contains specialized search tools including dictionary, translator, thesaurus and many more.

Charity Village
Canada's favorite NP gathering place courtesy Doug Jaimeson and co.

Volunteer Canada
The national voice for volunteerism in Canada.

David Lamb's Prospect Research Page
List of sites useful to prospect researchers.

Sponsorship Report
Canadian publication focused exclusively on corporate sponsorships.

Contains corporate securities filings (annual reports, management information circulars, press releases).

Industry Canada
Industry Canada's website, providing information on business and consumer resources.

Community Foundations of Canada
National membership organization for Canada's community foundations.

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Canada 411
Track down the phone number for almost any person or company in Canada.

Telephone Prefix Location Directory
Area code finder.

White and Yellow pages for Canada, the US and UK.

Nonprofit Matrix
An online directory and guide to selecting and integrating "dot-coms" into a nonprofit organization's web and internet strategies.

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Branham 300
Top 250 Independent Canadian Software Companies as ranked by the Branham Group.

Top 1000
Includes information on the Top 1000 Canadian Companies, as ranked by the Report on Business.

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Reference Sites
Contains leading magazines, related books, the Merriam-Webster dictionary and the complete Encyclopedia Britannica.

Philanthropic Foundations Canada
PFC is a member association of Canadian grantmakers, including private and public foundations, charities, and corporations.

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Search Engines

Yahoo! Canada
A standard search engine that lets you explore the entire web or limit searches to Canadian web sites.
The world's largest search engine.
The world's largest search engine. Contains Canadian specific information in English or French.

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Online Newspapers

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Newswire Services