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Upcoming Sector Events

30 Jun

The Funding Network
Canberra, ACT

02 Jul

Magic Hearts Derby
Morphettville, SA

05 Jul

Crowd Giving
Brisbane, QLD

20 Jul

Grant-Seeker Workshop
Sydney, NSW

20 Jul

The Hunting Ground presentation
Darlinghurst, NSW

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Evolution or Revolution: Is philanthropy future ready?

At our 2016 National Conference we'll explore how philanthropy features in our changing society and what we need to do to stay ahead of the game. 

21 - 22 September
Darling Harbour, Sydney.

Limited Early Bird tickets are now available. 

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Joining us as an exhibitor at our upcoming National Conference will provide strong exposure to up to 800 engaged delegates.

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Latest News

Jun. 24, 2016 Mail-order wine pioneer becomes Australia’s biggest environment donor

Bequest of $30 million makes Cellarmasters founder David Thomas the country’s leading environmental philanthropist. Read more…

May. 30, 2016 Proposed new scheme calls for investors in social good in Victoria

Private investors would stand to profit by backing successful programs tackling social disadvantage under a proposed new scheme. Read more…

May. 27, 2016 Partnership to unlock innovative investment in NFPs

National Australia Bank (NAB) and Philanthropy Australia have announced a $500,000 grant fund to help not-for-profits establish and grow social enterprises. Read more…

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Latest Release

2016 Action Plan

Philanthropy Australia