Photos from Philanthropy Summit 2017

May 18, 2017

A huge thank you to everyone who contributed to the Philanthropy Summit last week. You brought great skill and energy to every session whether as presenter or participant, and people from across our sector offered… Read more »


Philanthropy New Zealand Award Winners 2017

May 12, 2017

Three New Zealanders were recognised for their dedication to making a positive difference in Aotearoa at the inaugural Philanthropy New Zealand Awards last night in Wellington (Thursday 11 May). The Awards, which will take place… Read more »


Finalists for Philanthropy New Zealand Awards

May 4, 2017

We’re delighted to announce the finalists for the following Philanthropy New Zealand Awards: Perpetual Guardian Lifetime Achievement in Philanthropy Award Perpetual Guardian Lifetime Achievement in Philanthropy Award recognises individuals who have made a significant contribution… Read more »


Radio New Zealand interview: Danny Sriskandarajah

May 1, 2017

CE of CIVICUS Danny Sriskandarajah speaks with Radio New Zealand’s Kim Hill about Brexit, Trump as well as civic participation’s part in transforming the world and why some governments are opposed to it. Listen here… Read more »


Voting is now open for the inaugural AMP Capital People’s Choice Award for a Community Changemaker

April 24, 2017

Voting is now open for the inaugural AMP Capital People’s Choice Award for a Community Changemaker 2017. Philanthropy New Zealand is delighted to announce that public voting is now open for the inaugural AMP Capital… Read more »


Jane Sloane speaking at Philanthropy Summit 2017

April 4, 2017

We’re delighted that Jane Sloane (US) , Director of Women’s Empowerment with The Asia Foundation, is speaking at the Philanthropy Summit 2017. At The Asia Foundation, Jane provides intellectual and programmatic leadership empowering women in… Read more »


Melissa K. Nelson speaking at Philanthropy Summit 2017

March 31, 2017

Native ecologist, scholar and activist, Melissa K. Nelson (US) will be joining the stellar line up of speakers at the upcoming Philanthropy Summit 2017. She has served as the president of The Cultural Conservancy since… 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 »