CharityCAN offers in-depth information about Canada's 85,000 registered Charitable Organizations, Private Foundations, and Public Foundations. Canada Revenue Agency allows registered charities to issue tax receipts for donations. Users of this site will be able to search for, analyse, compare and rank Canada's registered charities, using, among other things, the last five years of financial statements for each of these 85,000 charities. CharityCAN is primarily a fee-based, subscription service. Click here for the full subscription pricing schedule.
CharityCAN provides a free, basic charity search. To use this feature please go to Free Charity Search. From any free, basic search result, users have the option of purchasing, online, one to five Detailed Reports of individual Canadian registered charities. To view samples of Detailed Reports, please go to Sample Reports.
Subscribers can search for Canadian charities by name and keyword. They can produce various lists of Canadian charities modified by geographic qualifiers, charity category qualifiers, and financial filters and ranking tools. From such lists subscribers can create Comparison Reports on sets of various charities. Users will further be able to generate a Detailed Report on any charity that results from a search or that appears on a list. These Detailed Reports contain five years of financial statement information on the charity, key ratios on the charity, and peer group comparisons. Please see Sample Reports. There is also a People search function.
CharityCAN also offers access to Noza Database-Canada. It contains over 4 million records of donations (from whom - to whom) made to Canadian charities. Please go to Noza for more information.
CharityCAN offers customized research and writing services through Prospect Research Experts. Please go to Research for more information.
Visitors seeking less analytical information and free information on Canadian charities are encouraged to go to our companion site, donorsguide.ca, to view the digital edition of the Canadian Donor's Guide, and to do basic searches for Canada's charities.