Find Competitive Info

Published: Sep 22, 2017
Last Updated: Feb 21, 2019
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  Conduct Your Competitive Research

  • Gather and analyze competitive information
  • Define your competitive edge
  • Use benchmarking tools to create your financial analysis
  • Find competitor information for your own organizational plan


  • Who are my direct or indirect competitors? Where are they located?
  • Who are the leading nonprofits in my area?
  • Are there any nonprofits operating in BC that target similar issues?
  • What are my competitors’ strengths and weaknesses and how can I add unique value?

Tip: Make a note of any questions you have, the resources in this section can help you answer these and complete the checklist. For more help, check out our guide to competitive analysis.