29 January 2015

Two of the world’s biggest philanthropists have predicted that the lives of people in poor countries will improve faster in the next 15 years than at any other time in history.

27 January 2015

Sponsorship expert Abby Clemence asks if your Not for Profit is ready to engage corporate sponsors in 2015 and offers her top tips for planning your new year sponsorship approach.

27 January 2015

There are some simple and inexpensive policy changes which can help grow impact investing in Australia, and the re-establishment of the Prime Minister's Community Business Partnership provides a unique opportunity to deliver them, writes Krystian Seibert, Policy & Research Manager with Philanthropy Australia.

22 January 2015

Australian sporting legend and cancer campaigner, Glenn McGrath, has turned to online gaming to raise money for his charity.

20 January 2015

The Australian man behind one of the biggest charity campaigns ever has called on Not for Profits to start making better connections with advertising and marketing agencies.

15 January 2015

Former Australian Disability Discrimination Commissioner and now Chair of the Attitude Foundation, Graeme Innes, is heading up an online crowdsourcing campaign to fund a documentary series around positive disability stories.

13 January 2015

A story that has circulated widely throughout the internet claiming some of the biggest charities in the world were reducing their “efficiency” by paying multi-million dollar salaries to their CEOs has been proven to be false.

06 January 2015

Some 14 charities across Australia will share in $350,000 worth of funding to support a range of grassroots health programs aimed at young people and carers as part of nib foundation’s sixth annual Community Grants Program.

06 January 2015

Customer-owned financial institution, Beyond Bank Australia, has launched a Bushfire Appeal to raise funds for residents of South Australia devastated by the fires.

18 December 2014

What do Richard Branson, Bill Gates, Arianna Huffington and Ashton Kutcher have in common?

17 December 2014

A two day forum exploring payment-by-outcome projects, focusing on the social causes of re-offending in Queensland, delivered some challenging but innovative approaches to addressing them, writes Sandy Blackburn-Wright, Managing Director of Social Outcomes.

16 December 2014

An Australian charity has capitalised on the hipster trend of growing beards, making international news for their Christmas “Beard Baubles” fundraising campaign.

11 December 2014

Six powerful Australian charities have united to protect the future of face to face fundraising, or “chugging”, as it is controversially known.

04 December 2014

Fundraising peak body Fundraising Institute Australia has re-vamped its annual Young Fundraiser award to try to address issues of high turnover of fundraising staff and a lack of ongoing training.

04 December 2014

Time is running out to save on tickets to the Fundraising Institute Australia (FIA) 38th international fundraising conference, held in Brisbane in February 2015.

03 December 2014

An inaugural global survey of conservation impact investing has revealed a fast-growing market totaling approximately $US23 billion over a five-year period.

02 December 2014

With many charities ramping up their fundraising campaigns over Christmas, an Australian crowdfunding platform has introduced a new way for organisations to tap into the giving spirit.

27 November 2014

If you are stuck on the funding treadmill but thinking beyond it, one of Australia’s longest standing social ventures might just be on your wavelength. But pioneering new funding channels may require Australia’s NFPs to dip into their own pockets first says entrepreneurial sector stalwart, Peter Quarmby, Executive Director of Community 21.

27 November 2014

One of Australia’s first Not for Profit crowdfunding platforms, mycause, says it has delivered the biggest crowdfunding campaign for a personal cause in Australia.

18 November 2014

Australia has climbed to sixth place in a global report measuring generosity around the world after New Zealand.

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