Philanthropy New Zealand is partnering with the newly established Global Centre of Possibility @ AUT, Perpetual Guardian and the Hugh Green Foundation, to deliver a webinar that invites the philanthropic sector to explore new frames for thinking about funding accessibility in the 21st century. RSVP to hear from sector thought leaders Minnie Baragwanath and Lesley Slade.

Date: Thursday 6 August
Time: 10 am – 12 pm (with a break in the middle)
Free to all PNZ funder members.

This event is brought to you by:

Tiriti o Waitangi and Grantmaking webinar

We’re proud to offer you this three-part webinar series on Tiriti o Waitangi and Grantmaking tailored specifically for those working in funding. Facilitated by Sacha McMeeking this training is designed to be particularly helpful for funders who want to improve their knowledge of the Treaty and explore its implications.

Register here.

Dates: Wednesday 19 August, Tuesday 25 August & Wednesday 2 September
Times: 1 pm – 2.30 pm

Price: Philanthropy NZ members: $150 + GST. Non members: $195 + GST
Funder members only.

Some members have mentioned they have registered only once but will be watching the webinar as a group. If you are a group of 3 or more please consider giving a greater contribution.

COVID-19 zoom meetings

Here is a list of our regular zoom meetings to keep you up to date on the grantmaking and philanthropic sector’s response to COVID-19. These meetings are for funder members only. Zoom links will be sent to members.  If you’d like to discuss this further or request a zoom link please email

We’ll keep you posted on the following meetings:

Local Government Funders’ Network Zui

General Funders’ meeting

Covid-19 and food funders

Wellington Funders’ meeting

Health funders’ meeting


Funders’ Network events

Keep an eye out for more information on our next meetings with the Youth, Environment, Local Government, Arts and Family funders’ networks.

The Environment Funders’ Network is proudly sponsored by Kiwi Invest. 





 2020 events

Other events to be announced

We will announce details of our training for philanthropic trustees on Governance and Investment soon, watch this space.