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Asian Philanthropic Leaders Look to Australia

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 22nd November 2012 -  Philanthropic leaders in Asia are looking to Australia to help grow their emerging philanthropic and social sectors. Pro Bono Australia Editor, Lina Caneva, spoke to visiting philanthropic

Aussie Job Hunters “Demanding”

Staff Reporter, Monday, 1st October 2012 -  Australian job hunters and employees are some of the most demanding in the world, according to a new survey. The survey, 2012 HR Beat, found that Aussie office workers are requesting…

Australia In Top Ranking for Women

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 19th June 2012 -  Australia has been ranked fourth among the world's wealthiest nations to be a woman, with Canada at the top of the list, according to a poll of experts by TrustLaw, a legal news service…

Oaktree Foundation Announces New CEO

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 6th June 2012 - 
The Oaktree Foundation announces new CEO The Oaktree Foundation, one of Australia’s largest youth-run organisations, has announced Viv Benjamin as its new CEO. Benjamin,…

Cost of Living Pressures Worsening – Salvos

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 16th May 2012 - 
Photo courtesy Salvation Army A new Salvos poll reveals that more than half of the respondents have gone without meals to pay for other basic necessities. In the run up to The Salvation…

Budget Call – Don’t Forget The NDIS

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 8th May 2012 -  Every Australian Counts campaigners say the budget is a once in a generation opportunity to fix the crisis in disability support by funding the launch of the NDIS. John Della Bosca…

Australia’s First Charity Turns 199

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 8th May 2012 - 
"The Benevolent Society of NSW", George St, Sydney (1903). Courtesty of the State Library of NSW. In an amazing milestone, Australia’s first charity, The Benevolent…

New Charity Joins with Insurer to Fund Emergency Relief

Staff Reporter, Friday, 27th April 2012 -  Insurance provider, Ansvar, has announced a strategic alliance with a new emergency aid charity called Fine Green Paddock which will assist Australians affected by natural disasters.…

Study finds Charities Forgotten in Aussie Wills

Staff Reporter, Friday, 20th April 2012 -  A new study has found that most Australians leave their estate to family, with only a small percentage making a charitable bequest. Researchers at Swinburne University in Melbourne…

Mental Health Workforce Growing in Australia – AIHW

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 12th April 2012 - 
Flickr image: Some rights reserved by pasukaru76 The number of people working in mental health in Australia is growing, according to new figures from the Australian Institute of…

Asia Pacific Pushing Clean Energy Investment – Pew Research

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 12th April 2012 -  Global clean energy finance and investment grew to $263 billion in 2011, a 6.5 percent increase over the previous year, according to new research released by The Pew Charitable…
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