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SA charity match raises funds for flood recovery

Fri, 24 Feb 2023

The SA Flood Recovery Match was held as the curtain raiser at Coopers Stadium, Adelaide, to support farmers affected by natural disasters in SA, particularly the recent River Murray flood event.

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The Best of The Best is here!

Fri, 25 Nov 2022

During the past two years, Philanthropy Australia has compiled nine short films that tell stories of best practice philanthropy.

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What the rise of community independents tells us about philanthropy

Thu, 13 Oct 2022

Perhaps the 2022 federal election has eased the tight ethical tension between philanthropy and politics, where money, influence and consequence sit in uncomfortable proximity

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When a small idea becomes a fashion statement for remote communities

Fri, 19 Aug 2022

The 1000 Dresses Campaign was run by Marninwarntikura Women’s Resource Centre at Fitzroy Crossing.


Philanthropy Australia Podcast: Building rural and regional communities for the long haul

Mon, 31 Jan 2022

How do you support not-for-profit organisations in our regional areas to build their capacity and enable them to become robust and durable?

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Local legacy to build community strength

Thu, 9 Sep 2021

When it comes to thinking about wills and legacies, it’s rare to find a 30-year-old who has already decided about what they will leave behind.


Listening to locals for better granting impacts

Emily Berry, CEO and Johan Kortenhorst, Board Director Thu, 15 Jul 2021

When your community covers more than 20,000 square kilometres of rural land, natural and man-made disasters and emergencies are inevitable.