Tag Archives: charities

COVID-19: CEWS Consultation

This entry is part 30 of 33 in the series COVID-19.

Have you applied for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)? Have you experienced challenges with the program? Do you have recommendations about adjustments? The Department of Finance is looking for feedback to “maximize employment in Canada and encourage growth.” Your feedback can help inform potential changes to the program. This… More

COVID-19: Canada Emergency Community Support Fund Applications Open!

This entry is part 28 of 33 in the series COVID-19.

The federal government is making $350 million available to community organizations serving vulnerable Canadians. Applications for the Emergency Community Support Fund opened May 19. Access to funding is through three national intermediaries: United Way Centraide Canada Applications through local offices Application guide here Community Foundations of Canada Application page here… More

COVID-19: National Survey – Finding the Way Forward Together

This entry is part 25 of 33 in the series COVID-19.

What is the impact of COVID-19 on Christian ministries in Canada? We are conducting a national survey of ministry leaders to find out. CCCC is partnering with Flourishing Congregations Institute, Cardus, Rick Hiemstra (The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada, James Watson(The Salvation Army in Canada) , Waybase, and Sam Reimer (Crandall… More

COVID-19: Privacy Commissioner’s Videoconferencing Tips

This entry is part 24 of 33 in the series COVID-19.

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) has posted videoconferencing tips on its blog. With the expansion of remote work videoconferencing has become a daily routine for many workplaces. Online meetings can present a new set of privacy concerns, and the OPC has outlined 11 tips to mitigate… More

COVID-19: Options for Federal Corporate AGMs

This entry is part 23 of 33 in the series COVID-19.

Corporations Canada has highlighted two alternative AGM options for federally incorporated charities: resolutions in lieu of a meeting and an application for a COVID-related delay. If you’re not sure about how your charity was incorporated, check out our webinar on Reviewing your Charitable Purposes and Activities. It helps you understand… More

COVID-19: A Call to Include Religious Organizations in Re-Opening Plan

This entry is part 22 of 33 in the series COVID-19.

Provinces across Canada are beginning to ease restrictions, lift lockdowns and take steps to restore economic, social and public activities. CCCC, Christian Legal Fellowship and The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada, have written a joint letter to Ontario’s Premier Doug Ford, calling for religious organizations to be part of that province’s… More