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    Philanthropy Australia's Response to COVID-19

    Resources and information to help keep your giving on track during COVID-19

    COVID-19 National Funding Platform

    Australian Communities Foundation and Philanthropy Australia have partnered to provide a national funding platform to coordinate the philanthropic response to the COVID-19 pandemic

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    Philanthropy has an integral role to play in changing the way Australia responds to deal with bush fires.

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    One of Australian philanthropy’s champions for a more equitable society, Dr Christopher Baker, has passed away in Melbourne after a short illness. Read more…

    Jun. 10, 2020 Keep government support to help charities’ viability: SVA report

    The JobKeeper payment should be phased out slowly and JobSeeker payment retained at its current level as part of the COVID-19 recovery process and to help off-set the pandemic’s forecast dire impact on the nation’s charity sector. Read more…

    Jun. 04, 2020 Australian Philanthropy over 20 years: A timeline

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    Philanthropy and COVID-19

    Philanthropy and COVID-19

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