September 09th, 2014
According to the chief executive of Philanthropy Australia, Louise Walsh, watching such a high profile billionaire lead the charge for such a worthwhile cause is exciting.
“Peer-to-peer fundraising is the most powerful way to fundraise and he’s obviously leading by example by giving first. More public philanthropic giving like this will hopefully encourage other billionaires to give in this way."
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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