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In the News: A three step guide to decolonising philanthropy

May 11th, 2021

As Australia undergoes a reckoning of its colonial origins, philanthropy and all the power that comes with the practice is being put under the spotlight.

US-based philanthropic activist, Edgar Villanueva, is at the forefront of the movement to decolonise philanthropy not only in his home country but across the world. 

Following his keynote address at Philanthropy Australia’s 2021 National Conference, Villanueva told Pro Bono News that he is aiming to spark conversations around the lack of diversity in Australian philanthropic organisations, and the small percentage of grant dollars going towards Indigenous communities and people of colour. 

Read the full article at Pro Bono Australia 

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