01 October 2015

After more than a decade of tinkering with the technology, Australia’s telecommunication giants have joined together to launch a trial of one-stop text message donations to help fund Australian charities.

28 September 2015

Ride-sharing giant Uber has teamed up with an Australian start-up in an attempt to create thousands of jobs for people disability.

22 September 2015

Accessible insurance cover will be available to people on low incomes through a partnership between Not for Profit organisation, Good Shepherd Microfinance, and Suncorp, in what they have called an Australian first.

14 September 2015

Surviving a life-threatening illness led Alison Covington to leave a successful career in the corporate sector and start her own charity. Covington is this week’s Changemaker.

10 September 2015

Content is queen and she’s the most powerful piece in your Not for Profit marketing empire. But, it’s often hard to know where to start, what to focus on, and how to make sure you use her time, influence and investment effectively.

09 September 2015

Superannuation fund HESTA has committed $30 million to create an impact investment fund managed by Social Ventures Australia, which is said to be the single largest investment of its kind in Australia to date.

09 September 2015

The first social impact bond addressing homelessness in Australia, only the fourth of its kind in the world, will use $9 million to provide housing and support for 400 vulnerable South Australians.

09 September 2015

The bar is being raised for children in a disadvantaged suburb through the collective efforts of families, community groups, government agencies and business, reports Ellie Cooper.

08 September 2015

A new online enterprise in the household goods and appliance rental market, 2ndLease, aims to deliver a new form of cash flow for Aussie charities.

03 September 2015

The creators of accessible apps targeted at Australians who are at risk of being left behind in the digital revolution, including the elderly and people with disability, have received an award from the peak communications consumer organisation.

01 September 2015

For the first time from today charities will be able to set up regular monthly SMS donations from their supporters.

01 September 2015

A charity set up in 2010 to change Australia’s relationship with alcohol has been awarded the $300,000 Macquarie 2015 Australian Social Innovation Award.

25 August 2015

The most innovative Not for Profits share three distinct features, writes Strategy Director of digital consultancy ntegrity, Tony Lee.

17 August 2015

An expert in Not for Profit law and a passion in sharing her knowledge with others has made Sue Woodward integral to the Australian social sector. Woodward is this week’s Changemaker. She spoke to Xavier Smerdon.

13 August 2015

Not for Profits have long been warned that without adopting new strategies the sector is at risk of becoming financially unsustainable - and one of those new strategies on the horizon is co-location. Ellie Cooper investigates.

11 August 2015

One of Australia’s largest Not for Profit humanitarian organisations, Settlement Services International (SSI) will announce education scholarships later this week for refugees and asylum seekers worth $60,000 as part of the launch of the new SSI Foundation.

11 August 2015

National IT consultancy, Connexxion uses its team’s far-reaching experience developing cutting edge technology to provide Not for Profit customers with adaptable solutions and pairs those with an impressive range of support packages.

11 August 2015

The time is right to reactivate a Foundation that invests in asylum seekers and refugees and shows them to be more than just a visa type, writes Violet Roumeliotis, the CEO of Settlement Services International.

31 July 2015

Technology giant Google has warned that Australia is falling behind other countries in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and computer science as it awarded $1 million in grants to Australian Not for Profits to try to counter the problem.

30 July 2015

A national Not for Profit peer-led network for young women with disabilities has been launched to help girls and young women with disability realise their human rights.

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