Advocacy and Relationship Building
Alberta Nonprofit Election Toolkit (CCVO, 2019) The toolkit is intended to help inform a range of nonprofit stakeholders, including executive directors, staff, board members and volunteers, about the context, rules, and strategies that can be used to support nonprofit contributions to public policy dialogue and development. Topics include why advocacy matters, rules of engagement for non-profit advocacy, setting a policy agenda, developing an election engagement strategy, and more.
Public Awareness Communications Tool Kit (Association of Fundraising Professionals) This resource for Canadian charities provides tips for building relationships with Members of Parliament and their staff, securing meetings and following up.
Building Corporate Relationships: A Toolkit for Nonprofits (Alberta Culture)