Here is a governance resource guide from nonprofit consultant, Nathan Garber. In it he provides many templates and examples your group can use, including:

  • Job descriptions for Board President, Board Members and Secretary
  • Board Development Committee Sample Terms of Reference
  • Governance Policy Template
  • Board Orientation & Training Planning Sheet

Governance Resources (8 MB)

Canadian Not-for-Profit Corporations Act Suitcase

This PDF gives you all the information you need to know to incorporate a not-for-profit or register as a charity. It includes:

  • Links to and information about all required paperwork for incorporation
  • Links to templates to create by-laws for your organization
  • Information about becoming a registered charity
  • All steps you need to take after the corporation is created

Download the PDF here (8 MB)