16 Aug 2017
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11 Aug 2017
Getting a fine can ruin your day, or your month if it is a big one. But thanks to a new website funded by the Victorian Law Foundation, the people of Victoria can now find out what their options are if they do find themselves on the wrong side of a parking inspector or a police officer. And it's helping relieve the burden on Legal Aid and community legal centres.
10 Aug 2017
What makes an effective philanthropic investment? FRRR looks back at a decade of investment in a small Western Australian town.
8 Aug 2017
FRRR ABC Heywire Youth Innovation Grants give over $115,000 to pilot projects that tackle issues affecting youth in rural Australia.
2 Aug 2017
Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair will showcase the work of artists from 65 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community Art Centres from across Australia with the support of the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation.
31 Jul 2017
"I think there is opportunity for the industry to work differently in the world of philanthropy for long-term, sustainable change in Australia." Susan Bannigan, CEO Westpac Bicentennial Foundation, discussing the Westpac Social Change Fellowships.
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.
A thriving family business operating one of Australia's top tourist attractions launches a philanthropic program to give back to its community and preserve its environment.
The Australian National Maritime Museum's Kevin Sumption and Telstra Chair John Mullen have joined forces to pursue their shared dream of preserving and reconnecting Australians with our maritime history.
How the Inner North Community Foundation created a unique volunteer program to increase board diversity and deepen the connection with its community.
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.
With a vision for global gender equality, ActionAid's Arise aims to shift the power to those who face the greatest risks during a disaster.
Non-profit organisations should look beyond fundraising to create value with a more valuable and efficient resource – volunteers.