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How giving clubs are changing the face of philanthropy

June 22nd, 2016

Sarah Davis, chief executive, Philanthropy Australia, says giving circles work best when they set good parameters. That includes discussing values and priorities; how to make decisions; what roles people will play and timelines.

"One of the challenges with this is there are so many good causes; there are so many exciting projects; there are so many different ways of supporting the community. Unless you have those parameters set up it might be easy to get a bit overwhelmed."

Read more - Sydney Morning Herald

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In conversation with Daniel Lee of the Levi Strauss Foundation

In conversation with Nicole Richards at the Philanthropy Meets Parliament Summit, Daniel Lee shared his insights on topics including the role of philanthropy as a driver of systems change which addresses root causes of social challenges, the relationship between philanthropy and government and what the new political environment in the United States means for philanthropy.

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