• Resource and Development ~ Non-Profit Style

    Resource and Development ~ Non-Profit Style

    Depending on the type of business you are running, resource and development can mean slightly different things and/or focus on one or two areas more so than others. These things can include but are not […]

     
  • Fundraising Partnership ~ Raising profits with a chocolatey Twist

    Fundraising Partnership ~ Raising profits with a chocolatey Twist

    It was a few years back now that we established this partnership between CAYR and Cocoa40’s #Chocolate4Change Campaign Fundraising for non-profits is a crucial undertaking, and CAYR works hard at being able to raise funds […]

     
  • Here we go again: A Taste for Life 2022

    Here we go again: A Taste for Life 2022

    As per usual, CAYR’s A Taste for Life fundraising event needs support, your support. The need for care and donations is so very vital. Folks who seek support and services through CAYR already face some […]

     
  • Leading With Heart

    Leading With Heart

    I could immediately see that the gift card I gave to him during his previous visit was put to good use as he told me about the new pair of boots that he was able to […]

     
  • Community Charitable Support

    Newmarket Charitable Gaming Association is a not-for-profit association supporting other not-for-profit organizations in York Region, including CAYR Community Connections. We are honoured to be part of this important source of funding that helps us with our […]

     
  • Donate to Give, Order to Get!

    It happens for our organization every year in April. One select date, multiple partnering restaurant locations throughout York Region, and the ask for donations to go toward some of our programming… offering support and services […]

     
  • Red for Change 2020

    Red for Change 2020

    Red for Change is an annual social media campaign to raise awareness with the purpose of battling the stigma that surrounds HIV and AIDS. This campaign runs from now up to December 1st, World AIDS […]

     
  • Generosity

    Generosity

    Even in these times of uncertainty and restlessness, around various corners you can still find enormous amounts of kindness being given. Working in non-profit, along with volunteering to lend a hand, and even outside of […]

     
  • Acknowledging Volunteers & National Volunteer Week

    It is National Volunteer week April 7th to the 13th of 2019. What does that really mean and how important is it? Well, the week kind of celebrates and brings about the awareness of folks […]

     
  • 6 Tips Toward Harm Reduction

    Here are six harm reduction tips that may be both helpful in practice and fairly easy to remember.  HALT Before you use, ask yourself if you’re Hungry, Angry, Lonely or Tired. Many psychologists and social […]