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Who We Are

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Our Cause is Canada's Charities

We work to bolster the Canadian charitable sector's role in building, enriching and defining our nation.


our vision
Our vision is of a stronger Canada where charities work together alongside business and government to build vibrant and prosperous communities.
Our mission is to strengthen Canadian charities and nonprofits so they can better serve individuals and communities both here and around the world.

We believe that charities and nonprofits play an essential role in Canadian society by:


  • Engaging Canadians
  • Building knowledge
  • Helping those in need
  • Strengthening public policy
  • Enhancing quality of life
  • Contributing to economic prosperity
Strategic Planning Framework
Strategic Planning Framework

The future is upon us. As charities and nonprofits seek to fulfill their missions in an ever-changing world, Imagine Canada is continuing its process of understanding the operating system for organizations, not just today, but what it may look like in years to come.

Our Staff

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We are passionate about Canada's charitable and non-profit sector.
Our Board
Ninette Bishay



IG Wealth Management
TD Bank Group


An Anonymous Donor
Community Foundations of Canada
Cottonwood Charitable Foundation
Metcalf Foundation
Silent Partner Software Inc.


Amazon Web Services
Benefaction Foundation
Blackbaud - Canada
Donald K. Johnson
Employment and Social Development Canada
PwC Canada
The Counselling Foundation of Canada

Thank you to our supporters and sponsors for the fiscal year of 2021.



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Your support enables us to take an enhanced leadership role in defining, promoting and strengthening the charitable sector in Canada.

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2021 Reports


Collective work for a stronger future

We can envision progress in everything from how we work, to collaborative efforts, to fostering a more equitable society.

When we support each other, we can achieve great things. That offers tremendous hope for the future.