Research


18 September 2014

Whilst there are many positives and negatives to working in both the corporate and Not for Profit environments, the most significant difference is the level of pragmatism writes Mick Garnett from ReachOut.com by Inspire Foundation.

18 September 2014

A Not for Profit report reveals a growing problem of hoarding and squalor that could cost Australia $1.8 billion for just minimal intervention and up to 20 times that without early intervention.

18 September 2014

A free app designed for people with disability to help them navigate around museums, art galleries and cultural venues has won a major award in the ACCAN and Australian Human Rights Commission Apps For All Challenge.

17 September 2014

There is clear potential for a vibrant, dynamic, and informed impact investment market in Australia with the possibility of A$10 billion in impact assets under management within the next five years, a new report reveals.

11 September 2014

Continuing to work while suffering a depressive illness could help employees to better manage their depression more than taking sick leave, a new study has found.

10 September 2014

The alignment of corporate community investments to specific causes, issues and themes has become best practice in the corporate investment world, according to a new white paper.

08 September 2014

A new Australian study shows that workers in health and community services, including aged and disability care, have only a moderate safety consciousness despite having the highest number of workplace injury claims of all industries.

02 September 2014

A five per cent increase in the employment of Australians over the age of 55 would add $48 billion to the national economy, the people behind a new human rights campaign have claimed.

02 September 2014

Women are being penalised for becoming mothers, leading to the largest national gender pay gap in 30 years, the Diversity Council Australia has claimed.

28 August 2014

A Not for Profit research study into employee retention identifies a gap in the perceptions of HR managers and employees around the reasons employees leave. Understanding the five top reasons employees leave can help NFPs take action to improve retention.

27 August 2014

New research shows Not for Profit leaders are quite positive about the philanthropic climate but warn that corporate giving is on the decline.

27 August 2014

A survey of 2,500 businesses in 34 economies finds that businesses are being driven towards more socially and environmentally sustainable practices not simply by brand building or altruism, but because it makes good financial sense.

27 August 2014

Marketing can become the driver of change across an organisation in CSR terms if marketers harness the skills and influence they have, according to the Australian Marketing Institute.

26 August 2014

A new approach to tackling homelessness has managed to keep a roof over 90 per cent of participants after the first two years, a new Not for Profit report has found.

26 August 2014

The Not for Profit sector is invited to a challenging discussion with three acclaimed charity leaders about the year that was and what may lie ahead - some 12 months since the election of the Abbott Government.

26 August 2014

Not for Profits have called for a major collaboration between community, business and Governments to address the alarming increase in youth unemployment.

26 August 2014

Threats of welfare loss alone don’t work to get Indigenous students to school, new research has revealed.

26 August 2014

Homelessness figures in Sydney are on the rise with an increase in the number of street homeless, according to a new report by Homelessness NSW.

19 August 2014

New research has revealed a deep and persistent disadvantage for low income households in Sydney at a time when the looming Federal Budget looks set to hit those on the margins hardest.

14 August 2014

Mental health and wellbeing issues faced by parents and carers contacting the Not for Profit Parentline counselling service have increased significantly over the past year, a new report has revealed.

Charities, Volunteering, Volunteer Work, Charity Work, Charity Events and Not For Profit News - Pro Bono Australia

Subscribe to our FREE News and Jobs services

Sign-up to receive Australia's #1 Social sector news and jobs services and you'll get the latest news, jobs, opinion, research, features, and reports from conferences and events around Australia - all in one place, and straight to your inbox.

PLUS subscribe now and you'll also gain access to our expert report 'The Ultimate Guide to Online Donor Acquisition', where you will find out actionable strategies to help optimize and maximise your NFP's donations.

Close