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Remarkable bequest from arts patrons in Adelaide inspired by legendary philanthropy

Nov. 23, 2019

One of the most extraordinary Australian cultural gifts ever made has been revealed with the announcement of a $38 million bequest to the Art Gallery of South Australia from noted philanthropists James and Diana Ramsay. Read more…

Development work in Vietnam honoured with Order of Friendship award

Nov. 19, 2019

Action on Poverty’s (AOP) three decades of work in Vietnam has been recognized with the presentation of the nation’s Order of Friendship. Read more…

‘Kangaroo bond’ to help vulnerable people bounce back

Nov. 19, 2019

A well-established mission-focused microfinance arm of an international children’s charity has combined with Australia’s largest fixed income specialist to create a “Kangaroo bond’’ that will help support vulnerable people in the developing world. Read more…

Peers prepare for innovative approach to grantmaking

Oct. 09, 2019

Ten organisations are primed to take part in the final stage of a unique peer-to-peer philanthropy initiative that will feature each of them working together on projects to break the cycle of disadvantage. Read more…

Opportunity to make the remote Top End accessible to givers

Oct. 09, 2019

There is no other place like the Cape York Girl Academy, a home away from home for teenage Indigenous girls who have been chronically disengaged from their education, for many different reasons including early pregnancy. Read more…

Jul. 02, 2019

Smart Grants to address educational equity and biodiversity conservation.

Jun. 12, 2019

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

Jun. 12, 2019

Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2019

Mar. 25, 2019

The Light and the Dark Sides of Philanthropy

Feb. 20, 2019

The Liffman Provocations: Creative or cop-out?

Jan. 30, 2019

Our Australia Day Honours List 2019