If you are interested in why the Charities Directorate of the Canada Revenue Agency recently revoked certain charities then you might find these letters from the CRA to the revoked charities helpful.
Canadians are generous. They volunteer in their communities and donate over $13 billion per year. With technology, giving money to charity is increasingly easy. Smartgiving.ca aims to provide information on how to give smartly to charity and how to avoid charity scams and innappropriate schemes.
To give away money is an easy matter and in any man’s power. But to decide to whom to give it and how large and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in every man's power nor an easy matter.