22 May 2017
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10 May 2017
The Atlassian Foundation throws its support behind the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s annual CrowdSolve global challenges event.
8 May 2017
May 8-14 is National Volunteer Week— the annual celebration of Australia’s six million volunteers. Social enterprise and online volunteer marketplace, Vollie, is determined to see that figure grow.
5 May 2017
The five characteristics of the millennial philanthropist mindset; Australia’s top 50 private givers; Philanthropy and Philanthropists; 50 years of philanthropy in the US and more.
3 May 2017
How the philanthropic support of foundations such as the Vita Foundation and Wilson Foundation is helping put little lives back together after abuse.
3 May 2017
The additional funds will be used to further boost the number of social enterprises in the state and create new jobs.
1 May 2017
Duncan Ward and Nicola Courtin give a refreshingly candid account of the highs and lows of their four-year journey to help change young lives through education. It's a must read for any changemaker.
27 Apr 2017
Are you a social enterprise leader keen to attend SEWF2017 in September but struggling to find the cash? This could be your lucky break. Read on.
20 Apr 2017
One of Australia’s newest collective giving groups, Impact100 Sydney, kicks off its grantmaking with $100,000 to support young people at risk.
18 Apr 2017
Grants of up to $100,000 are available to individuals of all ages, abilities and interests who are doing great things in the community.
Sean Barrett, CEO of the Origin Foundation, on true partnerships, adding value and the need for greater transparency in philanthropy.
Founder of boutique Australian publisher Pantera Press, Alison Green, explains how and why the profit for purpose business is investing in Australian writing culture.
The TDi co-founder speaks frankly about why social enterprise is failing to live up to its potential, the mis-labelling of ethical investments as impact investments and philanthropy’s shortcomings.
Who’s ready to talk about failure in philanthropy? Fiona Higgins is. Here she ponders three reasons why we fail to talk about failure and gives an account of one of her own philanthropy fails.
The 2017 Philanthropy Leader of the Year looks back on the breathtaking success of Good Pitch Australia, shares his most valuable lessons learned about philanthropy, and talks about what comes next.
Noted philanthropist and impact investor, Geoff Harris, is backing a new book project to promote the social enterprise in Australia, while aiming to put something back into the social enterprise sector with grants funded from the book’s innovative sponsorship model.