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VIC commits to spent convictions scheme

Feb. 27, 2020

Victoria has joined the rest of the country in committing to a spent convictions scheme to prevent old criminal records impeding employment and rehabilitation. Read more…

Australia’s first giving circle for climate advocacy will be officially launched on Wednesday.

Feb. 21, 2020

Former Australian of The year Professor Tim Flannery and former NSW Fire and Rescue Commissioner Greg Mullins will join the giving circle’s co-founders in Sydney to launch Groundswell. Read more…

New partnership to help develop ethical champions

Feb. 14, 2020

Teaching schoolchildren about ethical and positive behavior is at the heart of a new partnership between the Alannah and Madeline Foundation and Your Call. Your Call, an independent whistleblowing service, will donate a portion of each client contract to fund programs that teach ethical behavior in the classroom. The program’s… Read more…

Cranlana Centre announces seven new scholars

Feb. 14, 2020

Seven individuals working in the not-for-profit, start-up, culture and community sector are the newest scholars in the Cranlana Centre for Ethical Leadership program. Cranlana has announced the scholarship recipients are: Henry Sherrell, independent migration policy and research consultant. Josh Jones, founder, Just Be Nice project Linh Do, branch manager, Australia… Read more…

The value of philanthropy recognised on Australia Day

Jan. 29, 2020

It is a testament to the value Australians attach to giving and contributing to the greater good, that each year we see a significant number of our Philanthropy Australia community recognised with an Australia Day honour. Read more…


Jan. 09, 2020

Australian Bushfire Crisis: How you can help

Dec. 11, 2019

Provocations Podcast - Episode #3

Dec. 11, 2019

Good2Give and ShareGift merge

Dec. 06, 2019

Boost for regional healthcare

Dec. 06, 2019

Starting a groundswell for climate change action

Dec. 04, 2019

Philanthropy Australia Podcast ep.1 with Paul Brest & Cat Fay

Dec. 04, 2019

Paul Ramsay Foundation’s Peer to Peer Program funding announced

Dec. 04, 2019

“Are They Triple OK?” launched with funding from Pinnacle

Nov. 27, 2019

Provocations Podcast - Episode #2

Nov. 27, 2019

Raising $1m to help bushfire and drought-affected communities

Nov. 23, 2019

Remarkable bequest from arts patrons in Adelaide inspired by legendary philanthropy

Nov. 20, 2019

Philanthropy Australia members recognised for workplace giving

Nov. 19, 2019

Development work in Vietnam honoured with Order of Friendship award

Nov. 19, 2019

‘Kangaroo bond’ to help vulnerable people bounce back

Nov. 13, 2019

Launching the Provocations Podcast - Episode #1

Oct. 16, 2019

The inaugural Collective Giving Australia Summit

Oct. 09, 2019

10 Ways Philanthropy is Housing Australians

Oct. 09, 2019

Peers prepare for innovative approach to grantmaking

Oct. 09, 2019

Opportunity to make the remote Top End accessible to givers

Aug. 02, 2019

Summit tackling the democracy deficit to build stronger communities

Jul. 11, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Philanthropy responds to Uluru Statement

Jul. 10, 2019

Westpac Social Change Fellowship

Jul. 02, 2019

Smart Grants to address educational equity and biodiversity conservation.

Jun. 19, 2019

Celebrating Queensland Philanthropy Week

Jun. 12, 2019

Swinburne’s new not-for-profit professional placement model funds first student

Jun. 12, 2019

Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2019

May. 28, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Peak body welcomes appointment of Assistant Minister

May. 21, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Co-Chairs to lead peak body for first time

May. 08, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Peak body welcomes Labor’s commitment to the not-for-profit sector

May. 03, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: A groundbreaking training and funding program to help solve disadvantage

Apr. 15, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Peak body calls for greater focus on philanthropy

Apr. 10, 2019

How we can support the Uluru Statement from the Heart

Mar. 25, 2019

The Light and the Dark Sides of Philanthropy

Mar. 13, 2019

Big steps forward: Coles and the RSL exit the gambling industry

Mar. 12, 2019

IWD: Lessons for Philanthropy from one of Australia’s longest serving female members of Parliament

Feb. 26, 2019

The Liffman Provocations: What would da Vinci do?

Feb. 20, 2019

The Liffman Provocations: Creative or cop-out?

Feb. 15, 2019

Powerful charity coalition responds to Senate’s damning report on fundraising regulations

Feb. 12, 2019

The Liffman Provocations: Are we missing the main game? The challenge of effective altruism…

Jan. 30, 2019

Our Australia Day Honours List 2019

Jan. 23, 2019

Sarah Davies Welcomes Members back to Philanthropy Weekly for 2019

Jan. 23, 2019

The Liffman Provocations: On Elephants, Riders, Chimpanzees - and Philanthropy…