July 01st, 2015
There’s a new philanthropic phenomena at play in Australia, and a timely one at that with June being Workplace Giving Month, writes Julia Keady, committee member of giving circle Impact100 Melbourne.
“Being part of a giving circle has also meant that I have been able to meet amazing people and incredible charities in Melbourne, all doing their very best to help the disadvantaged in Melbourne.
“There are more than 10 formal giving circles in Australia now, and there’s a good rundown of each group on Philanthropy Australia’s website.
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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