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The changing face of philanthropy

October 09th, 2014

The philanthropist has always played a significant role in the funding of the arts. But the old model of dealing with administrators of deceased estates is slowly, well, dying.

Enter the modern philanthropist – a new generation of young donors, some in their 20s and 30s, who is turning the old-style philanthropic endeavour on its head, with a more involved, sophisticated stance.

And arts organisations and individuals must also find new ways of engaging with these young donors, says Anna Draffin, Deputy CEO, Philanthropy Australia.

By Miranda Tay (ArtsHub, 09.10.2014)

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Advocacy Update

February 2018

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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