02 September 2014

One of Australia's highest profile philanthropists,Andrew Forrest has called on Universities to get better at dealing with small and medium financial donors, rather than focusing all their time to the biggest givers, in his speech to the national Philanthropy Australia Conference in Melbourne.

21 August 2014

Pro Bono Australia has been named in the list of finalists who have contributed to the use and development of the Internet in Australia and New Zealand in the 2014 ANZIA Awards.

19 August 2014

Humanitarian aid agencies in Australia are paying tribute to aid workers around the world, including those who have lost their lives helping others, to mark World Humanitarian Day.

14 August 2014

One of the largest community-based volunteer organisations Meals on Wheels is celebrating 60 years of operation and the place where the program began in South Australia.

12 August 2014

There are a number of Australian and international leadership scholarships open to the Not for Profit sector for 2015.

12 August 2014

Philanthropy Australia 2014 National Conference on Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 September will be bringing together leading philanthropists, trendsetters and visionaries from Australia and around the world.

07 August 2014

Two leaders in disability employment from Victoria and Queensland have been inducted into Disability Employment Australia’s Hall of Fame.

05 August 2014

Diabetes research foundation, JDRF, has been recognised as the 2014 Charity of the Year in The Australian Charity Awards - an initiative of the Australian Business Awards.

05 August 2014

There are now 11 days to get your nominations in for the 2014 Westpac Community Leaders Awards - with nominations now open until August 15, 2014.

05 August 2014

The Not for Profit Victorian Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby (VGLRL) has welcomed Victoria Police’s historic apology for the infamous police raid of the Tasty gay nightclub 20 years ago in Melbourne.

31 July 2014

Fundraising Institute Australia has opened nominations for its 2015 National Fundraising Awards, with a new award for small organisations added to the lineup of honours.

31 July 2014

Philanthropy Australia’s 2014 National Conference from September 2-3 in Melbourne is a biennale gathering not to be missed.

31 July 2014

In celebration of its 100th year, the Australian Red Cross has released a comprehensive retelling of its history in the book - The Power of Humanity, 100 years of Australian Red Cross 1914-2014, as Freyla Ferguson reports.

22 July 2014

While cooperative approaches are not new to the Not for Profit sector, many people are realising the way they have been working isn’t getting the results they hoped for, a national conference on Collective Impact has been told.

22 July 2014

Financial constraints in the Not for Profit sector have resulted in the cancellation of the Social Marketplace 2014 - a forum which brings together leaders in social business.

22 July 2014

Nominations are open for the 2014 Victorian Premier’s Volunteer Awards.

15 July 2014

As a national conference marking the first trial year of the NDIS is set to take place in August, the CEO of NFP service organisation St Laurence Community Services, Toby o’Connor, reflects on the challenges to providers and consumers after 12 months of the trial in Geelong’s Barwon region.

15 July 2014

It’s only been seven months since Little Wings Founder and Chief Executive Officer Kevin Robinson won a Westpac Community Sector Leader Award, but in that short time he says his organisation has soared to success both in the air and on the ground.

14 July 2014

More than 50 leading Australian and international speakers will join up to 1,000 delegates to debate and discuss trends in philanthropy and giving at Philanthropy Australia’s 2014 National Conference in Melbourne on September 2 - 3.

10 July 2014

The 2014 Better Boards Conference is the best kept secret for hundreds of high performing directors, CEOs and senior management teams to absorb the latest trends, new ideas, topical governance, leadership issues and solutions for the Not for Profit sector.

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