26 Jul 2017
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24 Jul 2017
New research suggests that participating in collective giving has the potential to substantially grow philanthropy and build stronger communities in Australia.
24 Jul 2017
Nominations are now open for enterprises in Australia who do good for people, the planet and animals to be recognised through Moral Fairground’s innovative awards program.
20 Jul 2017
The NAB Foundation has announced over $1.4 million in funding for six organisations, including for-profit social enterprises.
19 Jul 2017
The $1 million gift from the Bowness Family Foundation will establish an endowment fund to help secure the long-term future of Zoos Victoria and its position as a world-leading conservation organisation.
5 Jul 2017
It is hard to overstate the value of a good education. Teaching our children is one of the most important things we do as a society. Education and learning new skills should be a lifelong pursuit but there is a divide between metropolitan and regional and rural areas.
28 Jun 2017
The 2017 Creative Partnerships Awards honoured five champions of the arts from Australia’s philanthropic, cultural and business sectors, including Queensland philanthropist, Joseph O’Brien.
27 Jun 2017
At a time when individuals have more power than at any time in history, inequality is widespread and deepening. The Funding Network's Lisa Cotton says collaboration and collective giving are powerful practices with the potential to make lasting structural changes.
13 Jun 2017
Shamal Dass unpacks the many lessons learned at this year’s JBWere Social Leadership Program with Professor Kash Rangan from Harvard Business School’s Social Enterprise Initiative.
13 Jun 2017
“We believe philanthropy is changing. The points of entry have grown more diverse, the attitudes more humble and inclusive, the tactics more sophisticated.”
Colin Biggers & Paisley Foundation: "Lawyers are in a unique position to help people experiencing disadvantage navigate the legal system and have their voices heard."
Philanthropists Andrew Cameron AM and Cathy Cameron on following your passion, getting started as a philanthropist and why a healthy arts sector is so important.
A recent social impact evaluation by Women’s Property Initiatives demonstrated an exceptional return on investment with every dollar invested generating $11 in social value.
Australia’s SME community contributes billions of dollars in philanthropic funding each year and finance writer Ben Barlow suggests the innovation boom could see that figure grow exponentially.
They are not household names (or even easy to find on a Google search), but two advocates for the poor and exploited in India are inspirational leaders.
The brainchild of former sales executive, Carl Gough, meetmagic appears to be the world’s first business-to-business software platform designed to make a positive social impact by connecting corporate decision makers with the technology startup and innovation market.