The charity regulator, the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission is giving Private Ancillary Funds five more months to ask that their information not be made public on the ACNC Register.
The People’s Choice voting for Australia’s top philanthropic gifts has taken off with more than 400 people adding their vote in just four days.
The Top 50 Philanthropic Gifts of All Time have been announced in Melbourne revealing a rich history of ‘giving’ in Australia and the public can now vote online to decide Australia’s Top 10 Gifts.
A new collaborative giving circle has been set up in Melbourne with the aim of bringing 100 diverse donors together to make a significant community impact through local Not for Profits.
Australia is mourning one of the country’s greatest arts benefactors, Loti Smorgon, who died on Tuesday.
The QBE Foundation has announced what it describes as a unique charity partnership working with current and ex-serving members of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and their families.
June is Workplace Giving Month. Margaret Smith, General Manager at the Australian Charities Fund, shares some tips on implementing a successful workplace giving program.
International online petition platform, Change.org has secured a $15 million investment led by philanthropic investment firm Omidyar Network, established by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar and his wife Pam.
The sister of US billionaire Warren Buffett has launched GivingWithPurpose, described as the first ever Open Online Course on effective charitable giving.
The modern day philanthropists in 2013 are ‘impatient’ with self-made wealth who want to see the end of big issues in their lifetime and be able to measure their impact, a high impact philanthropy event in Melbourne has been told.
While becoming a social entrepreneur may be the ‘cool thing to do,’ having a ‘rockstar’ mentality is not the right mindset when solving social problems, a Transformative Philanthropy Forum in Melbourne has been told.
High profile businessman and philanthropist Harold Mitchell AC has put his name, and a major donation of $12.5m over five years to Victoria University, to establish a new national public policy think-tank.
Special Pro Bono Australia Reader Offer: An upcoming Melbourne workshop will provide an opportunity to get the advantage and improve your Not for Profit’s performance in attracting philanthropic funds.
Australian philanthropists should talk about their giving to prompt others to follow their lead, according to international philanthropy expert, Roberta d’Eustachio.
For a workplace giving program to be successful it has to be led by the team and backed by the company, writes Chief Executive of Collins Food Limited Kevin Perkins.
Being kind to others makes people happier than eating chocolate, according to new Australian research released on the eve of the chocolate-rich Easter weekend.
A unique scheme to increase donations to UK charities has made awards to corporates who have embraced the program and raised money for Not for Profits.
To celebrate its tenth anniversary of teaching, the Asia Pacific Centre for Social Investment and Philanthropy (APCSIP) at Swinburne University of Technology has published a booklet highlighting the individual journeys of eleven of its students and alumni.
How does a large international social-justice philanthropic agency negotiate its way between the impulse to act and its duty to account for impact? ask Swinburne University of Technology Professor John Fitzgerald.
An American University has embraced the growing trend of Impact Investing by establishing a Centre for Global Impact Investing thanks to a large philanthropic donation from a digital video entrepreneur.
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