Philanthropy Australia member engagement on the Double Giving Policy Process
The Government’s pledge to develop a Strategy to Double Giving by 2030 could be a once-in-a-generation opportunity for philanthropy.Read more
Philanthropy Australia welcomes the appointment of Dr Andrew Leigh to the charity portfolio
Philanthropy Australia welcomes the appointment of Dr Andrew Leigh as the Assistant Minister for Competition, Charities and Treasury.
Assistant Treasurer announces historic community foundations reform in the Federal Budget
Assistant Treasurer, the Hon Michael Sukkar MP, announces historic community foundations reform in the Federal Budget
Dr Andrew Leigh announces Labor’s commitment to double giving in Australia by 2030
Labor announced their commitment to work with the philanthropic, for-purpose and business sectors to doubling giving in Australia by 2030.
Historic reform for Community Foundations
The 2022 Budget provides for up to 28 community foundations affiliated with Community Foundations Australia to receive so called ‘Item 1’ Deductible Gift Recipients (DGR) status by way of specific listing.
New public ancillary fund guidelines come into effect
The new Taxation Administration (Public Ancillary Fund) Guidelines 2022 have come into effect.
Philanthropy Australia releases 2022 Election Statement
Our 2021 Election Statement calls on all political parties and candidates to commit to doubling philanthropic giving by 2030.