Governance Resources

This page is dedicated to online board and governance resources available. If you know of a resource that we should add to this page, please email our executive director at

BoardSource – A large U.S. non-profit providing resources and training to the non-profit sector. They have a lot of great resources available free, like this three-page tip sheet helping boards address fundraising needs.

Blue Avocado – American non profit magazine.

Independent Sector – Envisions a world of engaged individuals, robust institutions, and vibrant communities working together to improve lives and the natural world, and strengthen democratic societies.

Foundation Centre – Knowledge, transparency, and expert guidance to fundraisers and grant makers solving social problems through philanthropy.

Charity Village – CharityVillage is the top Canadian source for Canada non-profit news, non-profit jobs, non-profit funding, non- profit training and more.

Imagine Canada – A national charitable organization that supports charities and nonprofits so they can support Canadians and communities they serve. Includes annual reports, programs details and membership information.

Board Development from Alberta – Board development resources.

HR Council – We invite you to explore to learn more about Canada’s nonprofit labour force, to access our free HR management tools and resources, or to connect with us and share your thoughts and perspectives.