Grant and donation requests from individual charities and Not for Profits are flooding philanthropic trusts in a bid for alternative funding where government cutbacks have hit hard.
Registered charities have been given an extension on the deadline for reporting to the national charity regulator.
Social media giant Facebook has launched a “Social Good Team” with the purpose of building features to connect users with social issues.
A proposed change to the way Not for Profits recognise income in financial reporting will be too complex and costly for smaller NFPs to implement, a leading advisor to the sector has warned.
A leading forum for social impact documentary, Good Pitch, has raised $3.6 million to fund six documentaries, each with an agenda for social impact or change.
Australians over the age of 50-years-old are responsible for half of all donations to charity while those aged over 65 make the highest average donations, according to an analysis of more than 18.5 million donations.
Thousands of Australian charities have made contact with the national charity regulator to rectify errors made in their financial reporting.
Many Not for Profits rely heavily on bequests left from supporters, but an emergence of wills created online and through mobile apps could significantly damage this source of income, experts have warned.
Why aren't more leading fundraising professionals on Not for Profit Boards asks fundraising expert Peter Dalton.
The NSW Liberal Government has become the first to agree in principle to the benefits of aligning with the national charity regulator in an effort to reduce fundraising red tape.
Social media giant Facebook has extended the option for Not for Profits across Australia and worldwide to add a “Donate Now” call-to-action to their page posts and link ads.
The Pope has entered the world of crowdfunding with the Vatican unveiling a controversial art philanthropy app.
Creative Partnerships Australia’s matched funding program for arts organisations, Plus1, is set to deliver more than $1.2 million to the arts sector in dollar-for-dollar matched funding for 2015/16.
The Antarctic Vortex has whirled its way to Australia’s eastern shores, and now more than ever we’re feeling the bite of winter. Digital marketing expert Richenda Vermeulen takes a look at this season’s charity winter appeals to see who has conquered the online space this year.
The number of fake charities scamming money from vulnerable Australians is on the increase, according to new figures from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.
Make sure your Not for Profit benefits from one of the fastest growing income streams - wills and bequests - by taking part in the latest workshops and masterclasses by award winning fundraising consultant Evelyn Mason.
An Australian Listed Investment Company that invests in global markets, Future Generation Global Company (FGG), is geared philanthropically to create wealth and financially support Australian Not for Profits working to change the lives of young Australians.
Sponsors love receiving cold, generic proposals, don't they? Sponsorship expert Abby Clemence delivers the answer in this Hot Topic.
An historic share offer by one of Australia’s largest consortia of Not for Profits, Community 21 Ltd, has closed, raising just three-quarters of a million dollars - falling significantly short of the $4 million dollars originally outlined in the prospectus.
A crowdfunding initiative by StartSomeGood, the School for Social Entrepreneurs and ING DIRECT has raised over $137,000 for social impact projects in just three weeks.
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