Learning Tools

A variety of learning aids, tools and guides to help you and/or your organization be successful in all your endeavours.


Aids to help you get the word out. Help maintain and strengthen relationships with donors, partners, and attendees.

Relationship Management

Relationship Management - Brian Thompson - PowerPoint Presentation (PPTX)
Relationship Management - Brian Thompson - Video

Marketing Yourself - Josh Greenhut - Slides (PDF)
Marketing Yourself - Josh Greenhut - Video

Building Your Communications - Tara Lapointe - Worksheet (DOCX)
Building Your Communications - Tara Lapointe - PowerPoint Presentation (PPTX)
Building Your Communications - Tara Lapointe - Video

Social Media: Tracking Your Reach and Measuring Against Objectives - PowerPoint Presentation (PPTX)

Social Media

Overview of Facebook News Feed Factors (PDF)
Tips for Using Instagram (PDF)
Important Information on #Hashtags (PDF)

Workshop at the Échange d'idée

Funding Tools

From grants to fundraising these resources will help you with monetary side of your projects or organization.

How to Obtain

Creating  Case for Support (PPTX)
Grant Writing (PPTX)


Renewed Action Plan for Arts, Culture and Heritage (PDF)

Cultural Sustainability Project Report (PDF)


Resources that help with daily operations, financial concerns and board governance.

Board Governance

Guidelines for Reviewing Board Performance (PDF)
Governance Tools for Success (PPTX)
Fiduciary Duties and Responsibility of a Board (PDF)
Dynamic Change for Growth Handout (DOCX)

Financial Tools

Tax and the Independent Artist (PPTX)


Guides to help you select the best software for the operations of your organization.


Consumer Guide to Donor Management Systems
How to Choose Database Software (PDF)
Constituent Relationship Management Checklist (XLS)
Summary of Sumac by Techsoup