Search

With Charitable Impact, you can search for any registered charity in Canada and learn more about what they do. You can also search for Giving Groups and Campaigns, which are groups of people giving together. 

You can search broadly, explore charities and Giving Groups discovered for you, or filter results by location or category type. 

To start a new search

On the web: 

  1. Click Explore in the top left-hand corner of the menu. 
  2. Type into the search bar and press Enter or select the magnifying glass icon to submit your search query. 
  3. You will see relevant search results for charities and Giving Groups. To narrow your search:
    1. Click the Charities button to see only charities. 
    2. Click the Giving Groups button to see only Giving Groups and Campaigns.
    3. To only see Campaigns, click Giving Groups and then Filter on the right-hand side. Click Giving Group types and select Campaign
  4. Once you have found the charity, Giving Group, or Campaign you are looking for, click the View charity button or View Giving Group button. 

On the iOS app: 

  1. Select Explore from the bottom menu
  2. Type into the search bar and select Search to submit your search query. 
  3. You will see relevant search results for charities and Giving Groups. To narrow your search: 
    1. Select the filter icon.
    2. Select Charities to see only charities.
    3. Select Giving Groups to see only Giving Groups and Campaigns. 
    4. To only see Campaigns, select Giving Groups. Click Giving Group types and select Campaign. 
  4. Once you have found the charity, Giving Group or Campaign you are looking for, select it to view the profile.

Filtering your search results

On the web: To narrow your search results even further, select Filter on the right-hand side of your screen (underneath the All, Charity, and Giving Group buttons). 

On the iOS app: To narrow your search results even further, select the filter icon.

Select All and filter all charities and Giving Groups by:

  • Categories
  • Location

Select Charities and filter all charities by:

  • Categories
  • Location
  • Charity designation
  • Charity size

Select Giving Groups  and filter all Giving Groups by:

  • Location
  • Categories
  • Giving Groups type
    • To search for a relevant Campaign, select Campaign under this filter. 

Tip: Discovering new charities and Giving Groups

Charitable Impact helps you discover charities and Giving Groups that you might be interested in, based on the causes and topics you have selected as important to you. 

You can edit your causes and topics anytime. 

On the web: go to your Account Settings and click the Causes and topics you care about tab. 

On the iOS app: select Explore from the bottom menu and Search from the top menu, then select Edit under Causes and topics you care about. You can also access and edit your causes and topics from your user profile. 

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