Past events

26 Nov 2020

    Tasmanian Funders Network
At the next Tasmanian Funders Network, there will be presentations from the Premier's Economic and Social Recovery Advisory Council, the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal on disaster recovery, alongside a presentation from a private foundation to hear about their work in the area.
Online

24 Nov 2020

  Social Ventures Australia (SVA) Impact Roundtable
Please join Social Ventures Australia as they share insights into programs that are tackling educational disadvantage from early years through year 12. Explore what we can do together to make meaningful and measurable progress to ensure all children across Australia can thrive.
Online

24 Nov 2020

  Australian Women Donors Network Annual Gender-wise Event
The Australian Women Donors Network is evolving... After more than a decade of advocating for increased investment in women and girls, and a gender lens across philanthropy, we’ve seen the events of 2020 amplify this need and increase the urgency of our work.
Online

24 Nov 2020

    Back Better Together: Affordable Housing Funders Network
Affordable Housing Funders Network – Using philanthropy to build affordable housing through alternative financing pathways
Online

19 Nov 2020

    QLD Funders Network Meeting November
In our final QLD Funders meeting for 2020, we’ll discuss how the trauma of this year’s events has impacted marginalised sections of the community.
Online

17 Nov 2020

  Australian Philanthropy Awards 2020
We invite you to join us for this year's Australian Philanthropy Awards as we celebrate and recognise the 2020 recipients in a brand new virtual format.
Webinar

11 Nov 2020

  Investing in Outcomes: Pay What it Takes Philanthropy - 11 November
Book your place at Philanthropy Australia’s final Thought Leadership event in 2020, to join keynote speaker Kathy Reich, Director, BUILD – Ford Foundation.
Webinar

10 Nov 2020

  Investing in Outcomes: Pay What it Takes Philanthropy - 10 November
Book your place at Philanthropy Australia’s final Thought Leadership event in 2020, to join keynote speaker Kathy Reich, Director, BUILD – Ford Foundation.
Webinar

09 Nov 2020

  Investing in Outcomes: Pay What it Takes Philanthropy - 9 November
​Book your place at Philanthropy Australia’s final Thought Leadership event in 2020, to join keynote speaker Kathy Reich, Director, BUILD – Ford Foundation.
Webinar

28 Oct 2020

  Climate Change Philanthropy
Climate change threatens to further entrench inequality in Australia, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Join us for a discussion with funders from the Australian Environmental Grantmakers Network on how funding action on climate change, particularly in the economic recovery from COVID-19, can create jobs, restore the health of the land, and deliver co-benefits for a fairer Australia.
Webinar

27 Oct 2020

  WEHI Community Virtual Forum: COVID-19 Under the microscope
WEHI director Professor Doug Hilton AO invites you to an online forum to hear from our scientific expert panel about how the Institute is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. What are the breakthroughs? What looks promising? What is on the horizon?
Webinar

27 Oct 2020

    New Gen Network: Time, Treasure, Talent - Skilled Volunteering and Forays into Giving
MEMBER EVENT: New Gen Network: Time, Treasure, Talent
Online

22 Oct 2020

  Reimagining Australia: Meet the Changemakers
What if we could reimagine what we wanted Australia to look like, and give together to make it happen?
Online

22 Oct 2020

    Back Better Together: Beyond Grant Making
MEMBER EVENT: Beyond Grant Making - how philanthropy and social enterprise partnerships are driving a better future
Online

20 Oct 2020

    Back Better Together: For Purpose Peer Network Meeting
MEMBER EVENT: For Purpose Peer Network Meeting: It's Time to Talk
Online

15 Oct 2020

  The Funding Network’s Virtual Rainbow
The Funding Network's virtual events allow socially minded people to come together for a special evening of storytelling and crowdfunding from the comfort of their living rooms.
Online via Crowdcast

01 Oct 2020

  ‘Bite Size Science’ seminar series
Thu 1st Oct, 00:00 to Mon 30th Nov 2020, 00:00 (1 month, 4 weeks, 1 day, 13 hours)
The Garvan Research Foundation warmly invites you to join our new “Bite Size Science” seminar series, running across October and November 2020.
Webinar

COVID-19 Funding Opportunities

Access the Australian Communities Foundation National Funding Portal for philanthropic funders to connect with the funding opportunities available to tackle COVID-19.

Access Portal here

Environmental Philanthropy Award 2020 recipients

Funders: The Pace Foundation, with The NR Peace & Justice Fund, Lenko Family Foundation, Melliodora Fund, (a sub-fund of the Australian Communities Foundation), Sarah Brenan, (Hamer Family Fund), The Mullum Trust, Vicki Olsson.

For-purpose: Beyond Zero Foundation

Award partner: Australian Environmental Grantmakers Network

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