There are many benefits to tax effective giving and, as an advisor, you are uniquely positioned to advise your clients on how to optimize their charitable giving to complement their financial goals. We invite you to explore the resources we, and our national partner, Community Foundations of Canada, have prepared. Explore the Resources for Advisors here>>

The Community Foundation of Nova Scotia plays a crucial role in helping people give back to their community in meaningful ways. We connect individuals, families and companies with causes that inspire them. We pool resources, knowledge and expertise, working with others for even greater impact. And we help you realize your philanthropic goals by matching your interests with community needs and finding innovative ways to make every donation count for the long term. Like other foundations across the country, we are happy to work with you, your lawyer, accountant, life insurance agent, financial planner or other professional advisor to find the approach to giving that suits your objectives and personal situation. More Information About Becoming a Donor>>

There are a number of funding opportunities through the Community Foundation of Nova Scotia whether you are a student, a not-for-profit, or a charitable organization. Explore Opportunity with CFNS>>

CFNS understands the importance of access to information and the need for transparency and for our clients. As a result, we are providing the following forms and policies to serve as a resource to better understand how we work and how we manage disbursements accurately. Resources for Fundholders>>