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Tony Paine

Key messages from grantmaking and Te Tiriti o Waitangi workshops

August 10, 2017

I took away a couple of key messages from PNZ’s grantmaking and Te Tiriti o Waitangi workshops this week. The first was about finding strength-based approaches in an area so often dominated by deficit, negative… Read more »


Guidelines for Good

July 27, 2017

Draft Transparency Guidelines for funders in Aotearoa New Zealand July 2017 In philanthropy and grantmaking, being transparent simply means being open and honest about what we do and how we work so we can clearly… Read more »

Grantmaking and Te Tiriti o Waitangi workshops

June 5, 2017

DUE to popular demand, we have added another Auckland date: Wed 9 August (Tue 8 is now fully-booked) Every trustee, trust manager and grants advisor needs an understanding of our nation’s founding document, Te Tiriti… Read more »


Upcoming events


Governance and Investment workshops

Whether you’re a brand new trustee of a philanthropic trust or a more experienced trustee, Philanthropy New Zealand’s Governance & Investment workshops offer something for everyone. These workshops, held annually, are an opportunity to learn… Read more »

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Youth Funders’ Network September 2017

Join our Youth Funders’ Network meeting on Wednesday 20 September in Auckland. Engage and network with other innovators in the field of youth funding and explore more opportunities to work together.

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Investing in Your Communities: grantmaking trends and investment excellence

Philanthropy New Zealand is taking to the road this October and stopping in Rotorua, the Wairarapa, Nelson and Dunedin with interactive one-day workshops exploring current trends and effective practices in grantmaking and investment governance.

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