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Our vision is for a more giving Australia. Watch the launch of our Strategic Plan...

The 2017 Australian Philanthropy Awards

Recognising and celebrating recent extraordinary achievements in Australian philanthropy.

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May. 22, 2017 Impact investing primed for growth in Australia & NZ - new Impact Investment Forum

A new initiative, the Impact Investment Forum, has been launched to support development of the growing impact investment market in Australia and New Zealand. Read more…

May. 16, 2017 Good News for Impact Investing in 2017 Budget

Philanthropy Australia has welcomed initiatives intended to grow impact investing announced in the Australian Government’s 2017 Budget. Read more…

Apr. 28, 2017 Scam warning on Government grants

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is warning charities, small businesses and individuals of the re-emergence of a scam offering money in the form of government grants. Read more…

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