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Philanthropic groups unite for impact

Maggie Coggan, Wednesday, 2nd March 2022 -  “We believe that by teaming up, we will get money out to as many people as we can, as efficiently as we can.”


New philanthropy, old digs: Why we invested in Yirranma Place

Glyn Davis AC, Wednesday, 2nd March 2022 -  Professor Glyn Davis AC, chief executive officer of the Paul Ramsay Foundation, reflects on the challenges we face coming out of COVID and why a precinct built for social purpose and philanthropy is so important right now. 


Predictions for 2022: Philanthropy

Maree Sidey, Thursday, 17th February 2022 -  Maree Sidey, chief executive officer of the Australian Communities Foundation, looks at giving in Australia in 2022: the trends, anti-trends and what might surprise us.

What it means to approach philanthropy as a social investment

Wendy Williams, Wednesday, 16th February 2022 -  We sit down with Emily Fuller, Future Generation’s social impact manager, to find out about the company’s approach to giving and the value they see in investing in organisations not just programs.


Cryptocurrency-funded groups called DAOs are becoming charities – here are some issues to watch

Contributor, Tuesday, 8th February 2022 -  As cryptocurrency becomes more popular in the US, Sean Stein Smith highlights several considerations that donors and charities should keep in mind as these arrangements emerge.

Giving bounce back provides hope for charities in 2022

Luke Michael, Monday, 31st January 2022 -  The second annual JBWere NAB Charitable Giving Index offers good signs for the sector

Critical gaps in Australia’s Holocaust knowledge revealed

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 27th January 2022 -  “There is a clear benefit to the social fabric of Australia by improving Holocaust knowledge” 

How do we unlock the value of philanthropy in Australia?

Jodi Kennedy, Tuesday, 14th December 2021 -  As Australia continues to face ongoing challenges, supporting the for-purpose sector to reshape and rebuild demands new approaches to funding and more of it, writes Jodi Kennedy from Equity Trustees.

Winners announced at this year’s Australian Philanthropy Awards

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 17th November 2021 -  “Giving can take many forms. It’s certainly not all about dollars – we all have the capacity to make a contribution to society and I think as a nation, we lead by example” 

Winner of Million Dollar Vax campaign is announced

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 17th November 2021 -  Almost three million vaccinated Australians entered a competition to become an overnight millionaire, but there could be only one winner. 
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