Upcoming Events

International Speaker on Grantmaking - Members only event

10 April, 2008

Run by: Philanthropy Australia

Members of Philanthropy Australia in Sydney are invited to learn from Chris Andersen, CEO of the Lutheran Community Foundation USA and Public Trust Task Force 2005-2006, about his experience of developing grantmaking guidelines in the USA, where they were adopted nationally.

Basics of Effective Social Investment Workshop - Peter Hero

14-15 April, 2008 [Please note change of date]

Run by:  Swinburne University’s Asia-Pacific Centre for Philanthropy and Social Investment

Day one of this workshop will be facilitated by Peter Hero, Senior Advisor of Silicon Valley Social Community Foundation (incorporating the SV Social Ventures Fund). Places are still available for this event

Grants 101: Professional Grant Proposal Writing Workshop

23-25 June

Run by: The Grant Institute

The Grants 101 course is an intensive and detailed introduction to the process, structure, and skill of professional proposal writing. This course is characterized by its ability to act as a thorough overview, introduction, and refresher at the same time. In this course, participants will learn the entire proposal writing process and complete the course with a solid understanding of not only the ideal proposal structure, but a holistic understanding of the essential factors, which determine whether or not a program gets funded. Through the completion of interactive exercises and activities, participants will complement expert lectures by putting proven techniques into practice. This course is designed for both the beginner looking for a thorough introduction and the intermediate looking for a refresher course that will strengthen their grant acquisition skills.

Anti-Poverty Week 2008

12-18 October

Anti-Poverty Week was established in Australia as an expansion of the UN’s annual International Anti-Poverty Day on October 17.

Apr. 08, 2008

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