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Latest: Allens plays key role in major Great Barrier Reef conservation investment; Amid tough times for global human rights activists, funders are upping their game; Chinese tech companies reinvent online philanthropy; How intergenerational wealth transfer will transform philanthropy; Pull it together: a call for a new model of social change and "systems philanthropy"; I want to be known as Africa’s biggest philanthropist – billionaire says.

Nonprofit sector leading the nation on innovation

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Around 95% of NFP organisations are actively pursuing innovation or improvement strategies, with the sector also leading the adoption of several cutting-edge technologies, Andrew Sadauskas reports.

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Before I die

“Lee took my hand and we set off together on a fun and illuminating journey of life. I'm a little sad that we are reaching the end of my life story...” How volunteer biographers help the terminally ill tell their life stories – a gift for those they love.

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Recent donations, grants and corporate partnerships

  • Rotary Club of Albury to Albury Wodonga Health

    $90,000

  • Gandel Philanthropy to National Museum of Australia

    $1.5 million

  • Hansen Little Foundation to The University of Melbourne

    $30 million

  • The Funding Network to Mama Lana’s Community Foundation

    $70,750

  • The Funding Network to Zara’s House Refugee Women’s Centre

    $75,000

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