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Philanthropy, Old, New and Enduring


Last week I attended a forum entitled Philanthropy, Old, New and Enduring presented by Swinburne University’s Asia Pacific Centre for Social Investment and Philanthropy in conjunction with O’Keefe and Partners.  Julie Johnson, Managing Director at O’Keefe Partners, presented on giving trends research … Continue reading

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Community Foundations Forum: Bequests Pt 2


The highly dynamic and energetic Bill Holland spoke to us about the Acorn Foundation in Tauranga in New Zealand. The foundation was formed in 2002 and has undertaken a fundraising strategy based mainly on bequests. It is one of 11 … Continue reading

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Community Foundations Forum: Bequests Pt 1


Bequests came up twice at the Community Foundations Forum in Mackay last week. First there was a presentation from Anna Herbert, Senior Development Officer – Bequests and Major Gifts at QUT. Anna’s presentation was very stimulating, because after she had … Continue reading

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