One of the highest honours Philanthropy Australia can bestow is to offer Life Membership as an acknowledgement and recognition of outstanding and distinctive contribution of eminent persons to the field of philanthropy in Australia.
Since Philanthropy Australia’s inception more than 40 years ago, membership in and community connection to this organisation has grown and strengthened. In order to acknowledge outstanding leadership in and contribution to the sector, Philanthropy Australia offers the important designation of Life Member to esteemed members of our Australian philanthropic community whose contribution of leadership and / or philanthropic generosity has had a significant impact on the sector and Australian society.
Life Members will be outstanding leaders in the sector and will have made any one or more of the following contributions to the field of philanthropy:
Philanthropy Australia members will be encouraged to nominate potential Life Members based on the publicised criteria. Nominations will be submitted to the Governance and Nominations subcommittee of the Board for review and approval.
Grant Seeking Series
This series of four recorded webinars is designed for anyone involved in seeking funding from philanthropic organisations – whether you are a Board member, CEO, fundraising, marketing or development officer, volunteer with a fundraising role, or an application writer.
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.