Happy National Philanthropy Day 2018

On National Philanthropy Day, Tides Canada wants to thank you for helping us provide uncommon solutions for the common good.

National Philanthropy Day is celebrated internationally every year on November 15 and recognizes the activities of donors, volunteers, foundations, leaders, corporations, and others engaged in philanthropy.

Today, we want to send our sincere thanks to you—our community of changemakers—for helping us connect and empower people and initiatives working toward a healthy environment and prosperous communities across the country.

Watch our National Philanthropy Day video.

A stroll through one of Vancouver’s oldest neighbourhoods with Jane’s Walk

Bridgitte Taylor, Strategic Grantmaking Coordinator at Tides Canada, shares her experience participating in the 2019 Jane’s Walk festival.     This past weekend, Jane’s Walk, one of the longest running projects on Tides Canada’s shared platform, kicked off their community walking-tours with walks around the globe. Celebrating the contributions and ideas of renowned urbanist Jane […]

Howe Sound/Atl’ka7tsem Marine Reference Guide: protecting, restoring, and stewarding marine environmental health

Howe Sound/Atl’ka7tsem is an ecologically rich marine area that sits directly adjacent to the growing city of Vancouver. As such, it is representative of many parts of the world, where development and industry confront socio-ecological integrity. One of the newer projects on our shared platform, Howe Sound/Atl’ka7tsem Marine Reference Guide, is working hard to ensure […]

FLOW: advancing sustainable water management in Canada

The Forum for Leadership on Water (FLOW) is an independent think tank focused on water policy issues in Canada and a project on Tides Canada’s shared platform. We interviewed Project Director Tony Maas to learn more about the project and its work on public policy.