GivingTuesday (Canada)


GivingTuesday is a new movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Cyber Monday.

The “Opening day of the giving season,” it is a day where charities, companies and individuals join together to share commitments, rally for favourite causes and think about others.

GivingTuesday …

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  • a national movement for giving at the start of the annual holiday season.
  • celebrates and encourages donations and volunteering activities that support any and all charities and non-profit organizations.
  • was started in Canada by a group of organizations including, and now includes over 4,700 partners.

We hope you’ll consider donating to WHC for #GivingTuesday – every dollar counts! Your donation supports important habitat conservation efforts and stewardship and education initiatives across our great country.

Making a Difference

According to data from CanadaHelps, the third annual GivingTuesday increased charitable donations in Canada on top of the previous GivingTuesday’s lift for a total increase of more than 300%.

CanadaHelps also also saw a 28% increase in new monthly donors on GivingTuesday 2015.

Like last year, charities that actively promoted GivingTuesday saw the greatest lift in donations. And, many Canadians committed to the ongoing work of a charity, with the number of new monthly donations set-up using CanadaHelps increasing 84%.

(Information sourced from