December 17, 2013

Here is the list of Canada's 10 largest charities measured by donations. In total, Canadians donated over $1.4 billion to these 10 Canadian charities. Charity Intelligence estimates this is roughly 10% of the $15 billion Canadians give to charities each year. Charity Intelligence has independent analysis on each of these charities so Canadian donors can be informed and give intelligently. To view a profile, simply click on the name of the charity below.

 

Rank and Charity Name

Donations

($ millions)

1. World Vision Canada

International aid and development

282.2

2. Canadian Cancer Society

Cancer research and programs

188.4

3. Salvation Army

National programs

180.9

4. Canadian Red Cross

National programs and international aid

156.8

5. Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Disease research and prevention

124.0

6. United Way Toronto

Fundraising organization granting to multiple social service agencies

116.9

7.  SickKids Foundation

Fundraising organization for children's hospital

110.1

8. Plan International Canada

International aid and development

107.1

9. Aga Khan Foundation

International social development

98.0

10.  Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation

Fundraising organization for cancer hospital

80.3

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