Blumbergs is a Canadian law firm that assists non-profits and charities in trying to be transparent, legal, ethical and effective.

over85,800

Canadian registered charities

The charitable sector in Canada has become more challenging and highly competitive. Donors, regulators, media, the public as well as other stakeholders, have increasingly high expectations of charities and how they operate.


Latest Blog

Corporations Canada extends AGMs for Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (“CNCA”) corporations till Dec 31, 2020

In what is very good news for many non-profits and registered charities in Canada, Corporations Canada has extended the deadline for AGMs for Canada…

Corporations Canada moving forward to extend deadlines for AGMs etc for CNCA corporations

As we have noted previously, the Federal government has brought in a new bill C-17 dealing with various issues especially extending CNCA deadlines…

Transparency in the Canadian Charitable Sector and the T3010 Registered Charity Information Return Online Course

Every year we do a 3-hour course on transparency and the T3010.   This year there has been a lot of interest in transparency around charities.   On…

Some recent Finance Committee meetings on WE Charity and the CSSG

 The Finance Committee has had a number of meetings to inquire into the CSSG and WE Charity.  You can watch the testimony live or a…

Upcoming Webinars for the Canadian Charity Law Association

The Canadian Charity Law Association is delivering some upcoming webinars. Registration is free but space is limited. Topics are subject to change.…

WE Charity, ME to WE and WE Charity Foundation – is the story complicated enough yet?

Many people are struggling to understand the CSSG and WE Charity story.   Partly it does not help that information is coming out daily that could…

Mark Blumbergon Twitter

Which is more important for a charity? - to say repeatedly you have good governance and transparency or to actually have good governance and transparency?