Latest news

Philanthropic sector seeks action around social service funding gap

September 3, 2019

The philanthropic sector is calling on the Government to act after the release of a report showing chronic underfunding of essential social services. The report estimates Government underfunds community organisations that it contracts to deliver… Read more »

Modern trends in philanthropy and their implications for governance

August 29, 2019

Blog by Ken Whitney, Philanthropy New Zealand Board Chair Over recent decades we have witnessed a quiet revolution in philanthropy which has evolved from “charity”, or what I would classify as palliative giving to relieve… Read more »

We’re looking for an influential Policy and Research Manager

August 26, 2019

  Permanent and full-time (for the right candidate we’ll consider a four-day week) Wellington-based Want an agile, proactive and flexible working environment with little red tape (so you get the important stuff done)! This is… Read more »


Upcoming events


Governance and Investment, Wellington

Philanthropy NZ’s annual governance and investment training will be hosted in Wellington on 19th and 20th of September. This training will once again offer a high standard of professional development for trustees on philanthropic trusts… Read more »