Philanthropy Summit 2017 programme

February 23, 2017

Hot off the virtual press is the preliminary programme for Philanthropy Summit 2017: Innovate for Impact. We’re delighted to present a generous line up of lively conversations, inspiring speakers and engaging workshops that address key… Read more »


Akaya Windwood

February 21, 2017

We’re delighted to announce that Akaya Windwood, President of the Rockwood Leadership Institute will be speaking at Philanthropy Summit 2017: Innovate for Impact. Akaya leads training sessions across the globe and is recognised for elevating… Read more »


Ecoman to speak at Responsible Investment Masterclass

February 1, 2017

We’re very pleased to announce that Executive Chair of Fairground Foundation, author of Ecoman and founder of Ecostore, Malcolm Rands is joining the speaker line up for our Responsible Investment Masterclass on 22 March. Malcolm… Read more »


The New Year’s Honour’s List

January 12, 2017

On New Year’s eve the Queen announced the 2017 Honours List and we were delighted to see the following Philanthropy New Zealand members and friends receive recognition for their services. DNZM – To be Dame… Read more »


Announcing New PNZ CE Tony Paine

November 17, 2016

We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Philanthropy New Zealand’s new Chief Executive Tony Paine, who will be joining our Wellington-based team from 16 January 2017. Tony, currently the Secretary General (CEO) at New… Read more »


Early bird registration for the Philanthropy Summit 2017: Innovate for Impact, is now open

October 27, 2016

We’re delighted to announce that early bird registration for Philanthropy New Zealand’s biennial conference, the Philanthropy Summit 2017: Innovate for Impact, is now open. Register by 16 December and enjoy a generous discount on the cost… Read more »


Philanthropy New Zealand Board Nominations are open

October 26, 2016

Tēnā koutou, The Philanthropy New Zealand Board is pleased to announce that nominations for SIX positions for Board Members have opened.  There are five sitting board members who are eligible for re-election and who have… Read more »


New report on social enterprise and social finance

October 11, 2016

Social Enterprise and Social Finance: A Path to Growth prepared by a strategic group is available for you to read here. A full version of the report is available on For further information please… Read more »


Investing for Impact: creating a blueprint for New Zealand

September 20, 2016

On 10 November 2016, Philanthropy NZ will be hosting a seminar in Auckland on Impact Investing with Hon Bill English, Minister of Finance, and David Carrington, the Director of Big Society Capital, (London, UK). We are delighted… Read more »


Participatory Philanthropy – A report by Lani Evans

September 20, 2016

Philanthropy NZ board member Lani Evans has published an excellent report on Participatory Philanthropy as a result of her recent Winston Churchill fellowship. Definitely worth a read! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to… Read more »