CASE-CCAE Survey of Charitable Giving to Canadian Higher Education
In collaboration with CASE, CCAE has released the first authoritative report on Charitable Giving in Canadian Higher Education.
2018 marked the inaugural year of the CASE-CCAE Survey of Charitable Giving to Canadian Higher Education, with 48 universities, colleges and institutes across Canada participating.
The insights from the report enabled by the survey are of game-changing value to CCAE members & advancement professionals across the nation. Institutions that participated in the survey secured over $1.5 billion (cdn) in private support from over 320,000 individual and institutional donors. Read the full report below for more information:
The CASE-CCAE Survey of Charitable Giving to Canadian Higher Education, and its results is the first of its kind in Canada. It provides comprehensive data on fundraising and charitable giving to Canadian colleges, institutes and universities, filling a major information gap for Canadian philanthropic efforts.
The survey is designed to accommodate advancement shops of all sizes by identifying a small number of core data points to be submitted by all participants and optional questions for those interested.
Participating institutions gain complimentary access to detailed survey results using CASE’s online Benchmarking Toolkit.
Survey participants are able to:
- Identify strengths and opportunities in their fundraising programs
- Identify comparison groups and find what is a reasonable fundraising growth rate for your institution.
- Track their performance year-over-year and build fundraising capacity.
- Use the data collected to guide and validate strategic management decisions
- Use the data collected to demonstrate the value and impact of advancement to institutional leaders and supporters.
Participate in the 2019 Survey
Involve your institution in the second year of the survey by signing up via the Survey Contact Form. For general inquiries regarding participation or the report findings contact Mark Hazlett firstname.lastname@example.org or David Bass email@example.com.
Learn from new and past participants
Similar surveys conducted by CASE in the UK and Australia have become the authoritative source of data on philanthropic support of higher education in those regions. Through CCAE & CASE, Canada now joins this global philanthropic movement.