May 14th, 2015
In an Australia where we’re seeing the rise of collective giving circles, a growing awareness of the positive impact of giving and an increase in place-based community organisations servicing community needs, you would expect to see an increase in giving statistics. But sadly, the recent released tax statistics show zero growth in those who give money to charitable causes.
An exciting movement within corporate philanthropy is ‘Pledge 1%’ which aims to transform the corporate social responsibility (CSR) landscape in Australia and globally. The Pledge 1% program encourages organisations to give 1 per cent of equity, time and product.
Read the full article - The Advertiser
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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