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Philanthropy Australia's Response to COVID-19

Resources and information to help keep your giving on track during COVID-19

COVID-19 National Funding Platform

Australian Communities Foundation and Philanthropy Australia have partnered to provide a national funding platform to coordinate the philanthropic response to the COVID-19 pandemic

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Aug. 05, 2020 Vital next steps to help charities build back stronger

Government subsidies introduced during the COVID-19 health crisis are central to ensuring Australian charities are sufficiently financially healthy to continue their support for the nation’s vulnerable, according to a new report. Read more…

Aug. 05, 2020 Early insights from national giving report

​In a special preview, the QUT’s Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies researchers, Associate Professor Wendy Scaife and Senior Research Assistant Marie Balczun, have shared some top line findings from their annual giving report. Read more…

Jul. 28, 2020 Celebrating bold and better philanthropy - Nominate for the Australian Philanthropy Awards 2020

Nominations are now open for the Australian Philanthropy Awards 2020 as we celebrate bold and better philanthropy in the year that needs it most. Read more…

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Philanthropy and COVID-19

Philanthropy and COVID-19

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