October 22nd, 2015
With the declining ability of governments to deal with social issues, charitable trusts and foundations are being encouraged to expand their reach through impact investing with a new how-to guide.
The “Field Guide to Impact Investing for Australian Trusts and Charitable and Foundations”, launched by the Social Impact Hub to coincide with the inaugural Impact Investment Summit, is designed to remove the barriers holding trusts and foundations back.
Australian Philanthropic Services, JBWere, Myer Family Company, Australian Impact Investments, Koda Capital and Philanthropy Australia have all agreed to distribute the Field Guide to their clients or members.
Pro Bono Australia
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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