Yearly Archives: 2019

Job Opportunity: Manager, Marketing

ARE YOU THE ONE WE’RE LOOKING FOR? Are you a dynamic and results-driven Marketing professional who is passionate about using your skills and charity experience to serve Jesus Christ and benefit thousands of Christian charities across Canada? Do you love the challenge of developing and implementing marketing and communication strategies?… More

The 2019 Federal Budget Highlights

The 2019 Federal Budget addressed several areas of concern involving charities. Few of these measures will affect our membership. You may read the budget in full here. For your easy reference we note the following three points. Social Finance Fund The government reiterated its 2018 Fall Economic Statement wherein it… More

Political Activity and Form T3010

In light of recent changes to the guidelines for charities involved in “public policy discussions and development activities” (PPDDA), CRA has released updated instructions for filling out Form T3010, Registered Charity Information Return. Charities now have less to report when it comes to political advocacy or involvement. CRA will provide… More

The Beam of Christian Schooling

Attacking faith-based institutions for upholding codes of conduct ignores the Charter, violates the spirit of pluralism, and risks undermining religious freedom, argues lawyer Barry W. Bussey. CBC News “Go Public” ran a story recently about the “dark secret” of religious schools. Initially, the story got a lot of attention, but… More

CCCC recommends the Senate affirm Advancing Religion as a Charitable Purpose

CCCC submitted a written brief to the Special Senate Committee on the Charitable Sector in November detailing the well-researched benefits of advancing religion to the general public. In the brief, CCCC asked the senate committee to affirm Advancing Religion as a charitable purpose with significant public benefit to Canadian society. Rev. John Pellowe,… More

T3010 Political Activities Update

CRA reports that the reporting requirements on the T3010 for a charity’s spending on political activities are no longer relevant. You do not have to answer those questions. Here is what CRA says: 2019-02-01 In December 2018, the rules governing the political activities of registered charities changed as a result… More

Insights to Impact: An important gathering for ministry leaders

Insights to Impact is a 30-city tour taking place across Canada from February to May 2019. The tour is a collaboration of national organizations, including us, the Canadian Council of Christian Charities, and Alpha Canada, Ending Poverty Together, the Global Leadership Summit, and a network of national student ministries. At… More