Inaugural Philanthropy Leader Awards

The winners of Philanthropy Australia’s inaugural Philanthropy Leader Awards were announced at the 2014 Philanthropy Australia National Conference Delegates Drinks.

The awards were created to annually recognise those who stand at the forefront of innovation in the philanthropic sector. Read more…

Oct. 02, 2014

 Tags: awards

Macquarie Group Foundation launches David Clarke Social Innovation Fellowship & Award

The Macquarie Group Foundation yesterday announced the launch of the inaugural David Clarke Social Innovation Fellowship. Established in memory of the former chairman of Macquarie Group and the Macquarie Group Foundation, the late David Clarke, the Fellowship provides the CEO of an Australian not-for-profit organisation with a grant of up to $A20,000 to visit and research best practice social innovation around the world. In launching the Fellowship, Macquarie Group Foundation Chairman Richard Sheppard said: “David… Read more…

Aug. 30, 2012

 Tags: awards, general, large donations, scholarships-fellowships

Queen's Birthday Honours recipients

Philanthropy Australia offers warm congratulations to the following members and associates who were honoured in the 2012 Queen’s Birthday Honours: Mary Crooks, Executive Officer, The Victorian Women’s Trust (AO) Simon McKeon, Australian of the Year, former World Vision board member (AO) Emeritus Professor Robert Officer, Board member, Colonial Foundation (AM) Kristen Stegley, Life Member through the Stegley Foundation (OAM) Read more…

Jun. 19, 2012

 Tags: awards, general

Alice Macdougall wins Pro Bono Leadership Award

Philanthropy Australia extends warmest congratulations to Alice Macdougall, Special Counsel at Freehills, who has been announced as the winner of the inaugural Keith Steele Pro Bono Leadership Award. Many Members and others in the sector will know Alice through her advice for charities and foundations, as well as her papers and workshops on not-for-profit sector issues. She has provided invaluable advice and support for Philanthropy Australia’s policy work. The Keith Steele Pro Bono Leadership Award… Read more…

Dec. 01, 2011

 Tags: awards, events, general

Weekly Roundup

This will be our last Weekly Roundup for the year. As I will be away on leave for December, please note that any events or jobs submitted for posting to our website from next Tuesday 29 November will not be attended to until early January 2012. So if you have anything you’d like included on our Positions Vacant page or Events Calendar, please submit it by 5pm Monday 28 November. - Joanna ————————- PRESSING MATTERS… Read more…

Nov. 25, 2011

 Tags: admin, awards, events, general, giving online, media, news, philanthropy australia website, positions vacant, stories, topical issues, what's new, workshops

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