About us



Global Philanthropic Canada is part of a worldwide network of strategic management professionals.  Our Senior Consultants deliver professional and affordable executive-level fundraising counsel to organizations of all sizes. Our proven results-oriented advice helps non-profits raise more money for mission.

Across Canada, our Senior Consultants average 25 years each of strategic on-the-ground fundraising experience, in healthcare and higher education, arts and social services, collectively raising more than $3.25 billion.

Our Canadian offices are in Moncton, Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Winnipeg, Regina, Edmonton, Calgary, Lethbridge, Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria. By working together to think, build, and lead, we will create more sustainable organizations.

  Vision & MISSION 

VISION: Global Philanthropic Canada improves lives by supporting transformational change. We enhance organizational sustainability and how philanthropy is valued.

MISSION: We are a Canadian team of proven practitioners who get money raised. Our solutions are collaborative, customized and creative.

  • We value our relationships.
  • We help you build capacity in people and process to maximize impact.
  • We will propel you to meet your goals.
  • We work with you, not for you.
“The Board, and myself, were very pleased with the outcome of this relationship.” Clement Lanthier, President and CEO, Calgary Zoo


We think, build and lead with you to create more sustainable organizations. We are:

“The unique value proposition if you work with Global is the major gift expertise and the best practice.” Mridula Joyner, Former VP, Philanthropy and Corporate Sponsorships, YMCA of Greater Toronto


We are proud of the role we play to build the transformative impact of philanthropy around the world. We build knowledge and expertise in the philanthropic sector and we anchor our work in the highest standards of professional integrity.

  culture of sustainability

We are proud to promote an organizational culture of sustainability. From travel to teaching, consulting to counsel, we are committed to adopting sustainable practices. The Sustainability Protocol is maintained by the President’s Office and is responsible for implementing, coordinating, and advancing existing and emerging sustainability programs and initiatives.


We are committed to our GPI Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct in all we do. These principles apply to members of our Board of Directors, senior management, contractors, Consultants and agents collectively referred to herein as “Employees and Others”. Commitment to our principles produces a positive workplace that reflects our values.


Established in 2002 in Hong Kong, and independently in Canada in 2010, Global Philanthropic has served over 400 unique clients worldwide. These have ranged from internationally respected health care research and treatment institutions to world-renowned arts organizations and prestigious institutions of higher learning. We have advised foundations committed to tackling hunger, poverty and disease on a global scale and philanthropists seeking to transform how individuals with traumatic injuries and treated and healed.

Critical dates


We are honoured to work with a select number of firms in the areas of recruitment and strategic alliances:

Recruitment partners

Strategic alliances

Professional memberships