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PHILANTHROPY AUSTRALIA AWARDS – 26 JULY 2018


The 2018 Australian Philanthropy Awards are now open for nomination. Each year Philanthropy Australia acknowledges and celebrates the extraordinary achievements in contemporary philanthropy for work that is visionary, high impact and transformative.
We are proud to partner with Philanthropy Australia in the Gender-wise Philanthropy Award again this year, recognising current achievements from funding initiatives that advance gender equity.

Nominations for the Australian Philanthropy Awards 2018 are open until Friday 18th May at 5pm.

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Previous Events

THE FUNDING NETWORK – EMPOWERING WOMEN


The Australian Women Donors Network is proud to partner with The Funding Network to bring you “Empowering Women”. Join us on Wednesday 2nd of May to celebrate and support these three grassroots social change project, creating life-changing outcomes for women and girls.

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AN EVENING WITH HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON


Join Hillary Clinton while she shares the intense personal experience of becoming the first woman nominated for president by a major party in an election marked by rage, sexism, exhilarating highs and infuriating lows, stranger-than-fiction twists, Russian interference, and an opponent who broke all the rules. An illuminating insight into Secretary Clinton's experience as a woman in politics — she lets loose on this topic, and others, in a way she never has before.

AUCKLAND - 7 MAY 2018

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MELBOURNE – 10 MAY 2018

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SYDNEY – 11 MAY 2018

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FUNDING THE FUTURE FOR WOMEN & GIRLS


MELBOURNE EVENT HERE – 12-2pm Tuesday 14 November, 2017

SYDNEY EVENT HERE - 12-2pm Friday 10 November, 2017

The Australian Women Donors Network is proud to present these very special events featuring global thought leader, author, entrepreneur, philanthropy trailblazer and change-maker Lisa Witter.

Lisa provides a new perspective on the forces of philanthropy, gender, entrepreneurship, and impact investing and how they interact with government policy. In keeping with our established tradition of presenting outstanding international speakers, Lisa’s interactive presentation style will inform, inspire and thoroughly engage you in examining how we can unleash the full potential of women and girls – surely one of the most significant challenges and exciting opportunities of our time.

For further information and to book, click on your City below:


PARTY WITH PURPOSE (SOLD OUT)

Saturday 3 June 2017

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On the occasion of Eve Mahlab's 80th birthday, please join the Victorian Women's Trust and the Australian Women Donors Network for a night of celebration! We’ll dance, dine and toast to the achievements of the women's movement, the women and men who contributed, and gather momentum for the road ahead.

This event is now fully booked. If you are not able to attend in person but would like to send your wishes, you can write Eve a birthday message or make a donation to the Dugdale Trust for Women and Girls as your gift here

Gender-wise philanthropy and unconscious bias: Paper Bag lunch series

Monday 1st May 2017, 12:30pm

 
Julie Reilly and Professor Bob Wood of the Centre for Ethical Leadership will present at Wendy Brooks Consulting's Paper Bag Lunch series.

Understanding and addressing unconscious bias, particularly around gender, is considered critical to good leadership and decision making in business and increasingly in government. But what does that mean for philanthropy and the social sector ? Please RSVP to team@wendybrooksconsulting.com.au by 25th April, 2017.

Register your interest here

WEBINAR: The Trump Effect – What will it mean for Philanthropy in Australia?

Thu 27th Apr 2017, 13:00 – 14:00

 
Our CEO, Julie Reilly, will join Hugh Hodges, Director Philanthropy at Harper Bernays Limited and Dr John Spierings, Executive Officer of the Reichstein Foundation to explore the potential impacts of Donald Trump's administration on social investment, philanthropy, and social policy. Join us for this interactive webinar where you can also present your views and pose questions

Register here

PHILANTHROPY AUSTRALIA AWARDS 2017

Nominations close Monday 13 February 2017

Award celebration Wednesday 5 April 2017

 
The 2017 Australian Philanthropy Awards recognise and celebrate recent extraordinary achievements in Australian philanthropy for work that is visionary, high impact and transformative.

The Gender-Wise Philanthropy Award, presented in partnership with the Australian Women Donor’s Network and FIIG Securities Ltd, recognises achievements from funding initiatives that advance gender equity through direct investment in projects or organisations that support women and girls or the integration of a gender lens. The funder can be investing philanthropically in women and girls either locally or internationally.

Nominate here by 13 February 2017.

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THE POWER OF WOMEN
ANN LOVELL AND JACKI ZEHNER IN CONVERSATION WITH CATHERINE FOX

Sydney – Thursday, 10 November 2016

Melbourne – Tuesday 15 November 2016

 
Women Moving Millions is a growing global community of over 250 members in 14 countries who have each given and/or pledged $1 million or more to organizations or initiatives (of their choosing) that benefit women and girls. Join these outstanding philanthropic leaders as they discuss this growing global philanthropic movement, and the compelling case for investing in women and girls. Please CLICK HERE


GENDER-WISE PHILANTHROPY WORKSHOP - MELBOURNE JUNE 6, 2016

 
Gender is currently at the front and centre of the national conversation, in particular the role unconscious bias plays in our decision making. Join us to examine how bringing gender considerations to your granting can amplify your impact. For more information please CLICK HERE


Does Philanthropy need Champions of Change?

 
Lieutenant General David Morrison AO (Retd) Chair of the Diversity Council of Australia and 2016 Australian of the Year, in conversation with Catherine Fox. For more information please CLICK HERE. To listen to the audio recording of the Melbourne event, please CLICK HERE.

The X-Factor: Putting Sex and Gender Under the Microscope in Medical Research

 
A special event for medical research funders, and other interested parties, to learn about the importance of sex and gender in medical research funding. To register and find out more information CLICK HERE.

Funding with Gender and Cultural Wisdom

A special event for philanthropic supporters of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women and Girls.
This is an event for funders only. To register and find out more information CLICK HERE.

The Community Impact of Investing in Women and Girls

An oration by Dame Julia Cleverdon DCVO, CBE in Melbourne on the 30th of April 2014. For more information please CLICK HERE.

Colleen Willoughby 'Power of Collaborative Giving' Australian Tour

A tour of Australia during August 2013 presenting at more than fourteen events across four cities on the Power of Collective Giving. For more information, please CLICK HERE.
 
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