Summary

Canada West Foundation prepared and co-hosted a workshop for grantmakers to share information about how to successfully and strategically fund the non-profit and voluntary sector. The event featured workshops on networking (Speed Dating for Funders: Building Relationships), financial management (Money Matters: Assessing Financial Reports), and strategic planning (Strategic Philanthropy), among others. The workshop helped to develop an atmosphere in which grantmakers could coordinate their efforts and plan for a more unified philanthropic horizon.