January 30th, 2015
Over 900 delegates attended the 2014 FPA Professionals Congress in Adelaide, and what better way to officially begin and set the theme for the Congress, than a discussion by four prominent Australians on what 'Inspiring Greatness' means to them.
Ray Martin singled out individuals like Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest, for his charity work with indigenous Australians; Dick Smith, for his charitable and philanthropic work; Dr Fred Hollows, and the remarkable work he did through the Fred Hollows Foundation to eradicate cataract blindness; and Geraldine Cox through her work with orphaned children in Cambodia through the Sunrise Children's Villages.
By Jayson Forrest (Financial Planning Magazine, 30.01.15)
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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