Foundation SA: Welcome to the network!

Foundation SA is Australia’s first new Community Foundation in five years. ACP spoke to Philanthropy & Engagement Manager Sophie Doyle about establishing a Community Foundation from scratch and the help Australia’s great network of Foundations provided. Getting started from scratch Over a year ago, Stacey Thomas, CEO of The Wyatt Trust approached her Board about […]

Buderim Foundation grows fund by $5 million

The team at ACP were delighted to hear a significant development for Sunshine Coast, Queensland-based Buderim Foundation this week, the culmination of a project they been working on for over a year. Local philanthropists Roy and Nola Thompson, supporters of the Foundation for a number of years, have entrusted the Foundation with their Thompson Charitable […]

Community Philanthropy News | 16 March 2021

Last Monday was International Women’s Day, usually a date we mark with some form of celebration. This year, well-publicised cases of violence against women have sparked public anger, vigorous debate, and clashes with authority in both Australia and the UK, giving cause for pause and reflection. In these moments of disconnect between the sentiment of […]