Member-only resources

Online Resources

Submit a story to our Member Moments blog series. Learn more.

Access the Pillar Online Community
Pillar welcomes you to participate in our online community, a virtual hub for members to ask questions, get help or advice, and exchange expertise and resources with other purveyors of positive community impact! Learn more.

Website Support 
View a list of Frequently Asked Questions about user accounts, renewing and posting.

Member Mail
Are you receiving the Member Mail? The Member Mail highlights news and policy updates, resources, opportunities and offers. If anyone else at your organization would like to start receiving the Member Mail, please email

You and your team can also sign up for our other mailings including our monthly Community Connector and weekly Workshops & Events email here

Discount Codes

Use the following codes to receive Pillar Member discounts.

Western Continuing Studies: PILLARMEMBER

VIA Rail: 710694 (Does not apply to "Escape" fares)

HRdownloads: no code, click here for details 

HRdownloads™ provides thousands of Canadian organizations with cost-effective and time-saving documentation, live HR support by senior HR advisors, online surveys, and training solutions to transform the efficiency of HR processes. 

Keela: no code, click here for details

Keela manages donations, contacts, campaigns and projects in one central web-based application, and is designed to help nonprofits decrease admin time and increase funding.

Ontario Nonprofit Network: PILLAR, click here for details

Ontario Nonprofit Network is an independent network focused on policy, advocacy, and services to create positive change for Ontario's nonprofits and charities. ONN is offering Pillar members an exclusive rate on membership (20% off). 

Media List

A list of print, radio, event websites and television contacts. Includes ethno-cultural print, broadcasting media and free websites for event posting.

Media List

Pillar Handbooks

Pillar's handbooks, updated regularly, for your reference. 

Governance Policy Handbook - February 2018
Operational Policy Handbook - January 2015
Volunteer Management Handbook - January 2015

Pillar By-Laws

Pillar's by-laws, for your reference.

Pillar By-Laws - Last updated 2019 

Co-op Placement and Internship Programs

A list of organizations in London that pair nonprofit organizations with students requiring co-op/internship placements.

Co-op Placement and Internship Programs


Templates we use often in our office, for your reference. 

Confidentiality Form - Consultants
Confidentiality Form - Staff/Observers/Volunteers
Staff Evaluation
Staff Self-Evaluation
Co-Worker Evaluation - only available in PDF
ED Performance Appraisal - Board
ED Performance Appraisal - Community Members/Staff/Volunteers
Board Minutes
Board Self-Evaluation 
Board Diversity & Cultural Competency Grid  


There are several ways your organization can collaborate with academic institutions in London! Learn more here (Western, Brescia, King's and Huron) and here (Fanshawe College)

Download "Proud Pillar Member" Badge - jpg format

LGBTQ2S+ Resources for Workplaces:

Whether you're looking for volunteer opportunities,
networking events or a job in the nonprofit sector, we can help.