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Leading Australian philanthropists honoured at industry awards

Apr. 06, 2017

Six of Australia’s most strategic funders were recognised for the impact of their giving at the 2017 Philanthropy Australia Awards in Melbourne on Wednesday 5 April 2017. Read more…

New grants to help not-for-profits and businesses explore and attract impact investment

Feb. 21, 2017

Impact Investing Australia and Philanthropy Australia will today launch Impact Investment Ready, a new initiative to help not-for-profit organisations and for-purpose businesses explore potential impact investing activities and opportunities and attract potential investors. Read more…

Philanthropy leadership and learnings to converge in Sydney

Aug. 23, 2016

Some 700 leading philanthropists and social change enthusiasts will converge on Sydney’s Darling Harbour for the 2016 Philanthropy Australia National Conference, on September 21 and 22. Read more…

Collaboration within Australian communities on show

Apr. 29, 2016

Philanthropy Australia and the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal welcome today’s announcement by the Minister for Social Services, the Hon Christian Porter MP, of $160,000 in grants to help celebrate and communicate the power of partnerships during this year’s Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week, which will be held from 5-11 December 2016. Read more…

Philanthropy Australia Announces 2016 Philanthropy Award Winners

Apr. 20, 2016

Criteria for selection focused on philanthropy that is visionary, high impact, transformative, and possessing defining qualities such as commitment, courage, and entrepreneurship. Read more…

Mar. 04, 2016

Charities Commission will continue – a welcome announcement for all Australians

Feb. 29, 2016

NAB and Philanthropy Australia partner to unlock innovative investment in NFPs

Sep. 01, 2015

Australian first: Philanthropy & Government together in one-day Summit

May. 29, 2015

Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week launches

Apr. 01, 2015

Philanthropy Australia appoints new CEO

Mar. 04, 2015

President’s Update - Acting CEO

Nov. 25, 2014

Early Wins for the PM’s Community Business Partnership

Nov. 13, 2014

President’s Announcement: Management Update

Oct. 20, 2014

Community Business Partnership a chance to take giving to the next level

Oct. 20, 2014

The future of philanthropy is bright

Oct. 01, 2014

The next generation of philanthropists maximise impact for the greater good

Sep. 03, 2014

Inaugural Philanthropy Leader Awards winners announced

Aug. 21, 2014

The Rich and Famous Join Forces to Champion Philanthropy in Australia

Jun. 17, 2014

Philanthropy Australia’s 2014 National Conference announcement

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