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Apr. 06, 2020 Australian Philanthropy’s Response to the COVID-19 Crisis

The Australian philanthropic sector has today committed to acting with urgency and purpose to support the Australian community through COVID-19, with the release of a new public statement from Philanthropy Australia. Read more…

Apr. 06, 2020 Philanthropy Australia welcomes reduced threshold for charities to access JobKeeper Payment

Philanthropy Australia has welcomed the Federal Government’s support for charities, with the announcement of proposed changes to enable all charities with a turnover decline of 15% or more to access the JobKeeper Payment. Read more…

Mar. 27, 2020 Australian philanthropy unites to provide co-ordinated funding response to COVID-19 crisis

Australian Communities Foundation and peak body Philanthropy Australia today launched the COVID-19 National Funding Platform to support a co-ordinated philanthropic funding response to the escalating crisis. Read more…

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