Corporate Engagement


23 April 2014

Corporate Responsibility is of far greater interest in Australian company boardrooms than it was 10 years ago, the latest annual Corporate Responsibility Index has revealed.

23 April 2014

Women are employed in fewer senior Corporate Social Responsibility roles than men and earn 23 per cent less than their male counterparts, according to a global study of CSR salaries.

23 April 2014

A unique social enterprise is bringing Chinese Medicine to Australia’s marginalised, drawing on China’s success in using alternative therapies to treat its booming population.

23 April 2014

The Australian Charities Fund’s (ACF) has launched its 2014 Workplace Giving Month campaign with the ambitious goal of engaging 12 million Australians.

23 April 2014

The Hyundai Motor Company in Australia has announced four initial recipients of its recently established $1.5 million philanthropic program called Hyundai Help for Kids.

23 April 2014

A new benchmark study shows a climb in socially responsible spending but a lack of
consumer knowledge is the biggest hurdle for continued growth of Social Enterprises.

23 April 2014

Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) hold tremendous potential for government to increase effective support for struggling entrepreneurs in South Africa, according to a new report.

22 April 2014

The Victorian State Government is calling on organisations committed to sustainability to register for a free awards scheme celebrating the contribution of businesses, communities and individuals towards creating a more sustainable Victoria.

22 April 2014

In this week’s Executive Insight, Pro Bono Australia News speaks to Paula Benson from the National Australia Bank about the Corporate Responsibility strategy giving new meaning to the notion that ‘power is money’.

22 April 2014

Building an effective board is a key challenge faced by social startups and skill diversity may be the solution, according to Alan Castleman of the Board Advisory Group.

22 April 2014

As the field of Collective Impact grows in Australia many communities and causes are grappling with the challenge of getting started writes Dawn O’Neil and Kerry Graham, Principal Consultants at Collective Impact Australia.

22 April 2014

CSR experts weigh in on new research revealing prominent Australian companies could be inflating their adherence to corporate social responsibility guidelines in this piece first published on The Conversation.

22 April 2014

An Indigenous company, Iman Operations, has secured a $800,000 impact investment funding package from Social Ventures Australia (SVA) to enable the company to deliver on a multi-million dollar cleaning contract.

09 April 2014

The corporate community investment by Australian companies is falling shy of their international counterparts, figures from a global benchmarking program reveal.

09 April 2014

All Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) listed companies will be required to disclose their environmental, social and economic risks or explain why they haven’t under revised Corporate Governance Guidelines.

26 March 2014

An Australian mutual bank serving the education sector, Teachers Mutual Bank, along with banking giants Westpac and NAB have been named in a line-up of the 2014 World’s Most Ethical Companies.

26 March 2014

In the midst of tough times, including the recent announcement that manufacturing of the Toyota brand would cease in Australia, Pro Bono Australia News spoke with Toyota's Public Affairs Manager Katarina Persic to discuss the company’s CSR future.

26 March 2014

Whether as part of a CSR strategy, to formalise a company’s pro bono charter, or to encourage a spirit of giving among staff, many Australian companies are looking to establish Not for Profit arms and create positive social change.

26 March 2014

Companies facing a shortage of skilled workers can create shared value by working with education systems to foster the diverse skills that the labor market demands, according to new research.

26 March 2014

Taking into account the value of all aspects of workplace giving including Institute matching, workplace fundraising, volunteering and in-kind support has reaped rewards, writes Pamela Lee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia.

Charities, Volunteering, Volunteer Work, Charity Work, Charity Events and Not For Profit News - Pro Bono Australia

Subscribe to our FREE News and Jobs services

Sign-up to receive Australia's #1 Social sector news and jobs services and you'll get the latest news, jobs, opinion, research, features, and reports from conferences and events around Australia - all in one place, and straight to your inbox.

PLUS subscribe now and you'll also gain access to our expert report 'The Ultimate Guide to Online Donor Acquisition', where you will find out actionable strategies to help optimize and maximise your NFP's donations.

Close