December 30th, 2014
Charity donors, however, continue to see sick children and medical research as more worthy causes than homelessness, says Philanthropy Australia, a group which helps wealthy individuals channel their donations.
"Something like homelessness is unfortunately not as sexy a charity or area to give to," the group's chief executive Louise Walsh said.
Ms Walsh said many wealthy Australians also were yet to discover the joy of giving to charity.
By Stephen Johnson (The Age, 30.12.2014)
The Australian Government has announced a review of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) legislation.
Advocacy & Insight Manager, Krystian Seibert, outlines Philanthropy Australia's engagement with the review.
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