23 May 2015
Two major children’s charities, Save the Children and Good Beginnings have merged in a move they say will create one of Australia's largest agencies working to improve the lives of children in disadvantaged communities.
The NSW Government, via the Office of Social Impact Investment, has launched an initiative to connect social sector organisations with pro bono expert advice from professional services firms.
Cuts locked in by the recent Federal Budget are putting at risk the substantial economic and social contribution of Victorian community sector charities, according to a new report from the Victorian Council of Social Service.
The charity regulator has released guidelines to help non-government schools access and complete new streamlined reporting.
Giving to charity in Australia grew by just 2 per cent over the year to February 2015, down from 10 percent at the same time last year, according to the latest NAB Charitable Giving Index.
The Federal and NSW Governments have signed an agreement to begin the early rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in parts of Western Sydney.
Inspiring NFP workers to strive for results whilst instilling in them a sense of purpose and meaning is essential if management is to foster a culture of growth, writes digital marketing expert Richenda Vermeulen.
A socially deepened understanding of disability could stop most forms of discrimination against people with disabilities, writes author and disability researcher Dr Peter Gibilisco.
Almost one in two people in Britain find it “very annoying” to be asked to give to charity on their doorstep or over the telephone, according to new research.
A new global index ranking “meaningful” brands which are perceived to have the greatest positive impact on quality of life has revealed Australia’s top 10.
Corporates should rethink their approach to identifying the issues that are ‘material’ to their business in sustainability reporting, argues a new white paper from the Australian Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility (ACCSR).
Dr Sarah Cobourn, Senior Officer of Corporate Affairs at Hitachi Australia speaks to freelance writer Isabel Wagner about her PhD thesis on Creating Shared Value in professional sport and her views on the evolution of Corporate Social Responsibility.
Being denied charitable status and facing accusations of elitism have been barriers on the road to success for one Melbourne social entrepreneur who continues to drive the farmers’ market movement with hopes of improving access to quality produce.
The Federal Opposition claims the Abbott Government is dragging its feet on reforms to introduce national Crowd-sourced Equity Funding (CSEF) laws.
Employees of banking giant NAB have delivered one million volunteer hours to community organisations across Australia, announced as part of National Volunteering Week celebrations.