I will be delivering a presentation to Financial Executives International (FEI) entitled From Donations to Corporate Foundations: Corporate Philanthropy at SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises)
From Donations to Corporate Foundations: Corporate Philanthropy at SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises)
Guest Speaker Mark Blumberg
Thursday October 20, 2011
Mark Blumberg is a lawyer who focuses on the charitable and non-profit sector and editor of http://www.globalphilanthropy.ca. He will discuss how SMEs can structure their corporate social responsibility and philanthropy for maximum impact and benefit.
Various approaches to philanthropy practiced by entrepreneurs
Rationale and Benefits of a Private company or SME establishing a corporate foundation
Receipting and Abusive Charity schemes
Issues with donations in kind and inventory
Donation of marketable securities
Foreign activities that can be supported by corporation and a charity
CRA’s top compliance concerns with foundations and charity
Free for FEI Canada Members
Guests, Sponsors and Non-Members $65.00
Prospective Members welcome: The event fee may be reimbursed for prospective members upon completion of the FEI Canada SGH Chapter Prospective Membership Form.
Date: Thursday October 20, 2011
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Burlington Golf and Country Club
422 North Shore Boulevard East
Chapter: Southern Golden Horseshoe
Do you require legal advice with respect to Canadian or Ontario non-profits or charities?
Mark Blumberg is a partner at the law firm of Blumberg Segal LLP in Toronto and works almost exclusively in the areas of non-profit and charity law.