IMPACT Newsletter

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IMPACT provides insight into important issues for philanthropists and the not-for-profit sector. It shares thought provoking ideas and best practice examples that aim to both stimulate and motivate a passion for philanthropy with Impact.

Not-For-Profit and Philanthropy


The NFP funding tightrope stretches between financing current programs and those of the future. It is a delicate balancing act and if you take your first step without a spending policy you’re at risk of a fall. Here’s why…

Not-For-Profit and Philanthropy

Going the distance - Cathy Freeman Foundation

Addressing the complex challenges facing remote Indigenous communities is a marathon, not a sprint. That’s why the Cathy Freeman Foundation structures its community-based programs for the long term. Here’s how they do it…

Not-For-Profit and Philanthropy

Is trying to do good, good enough?

Is Australia’s philanthropic sector ready for the future or stuck in the past? Perpetual’s Caitriona Fay weighs the arguments and asks whether the intent to do good is good enough?

Not-For-Profit and Philanthropy

Philanthropic Matchmaker

What are the trends that excite – and challenge – modern day philanthropists? Perpetual’s Jane Richmond sheds light on the topic from her extensive experience as a philanthropic matchmaker.