JBWere New Zealand Support Report

February 25, 2020

JBWere’s New Zealand Support Report developed in collaboration with Philanthropy New Zealand puts philanthropic spend at $3.8b a year. The New Zealand Support Report looks at the income the for-purpose (or not for profit) sector… Read more »


People’s wellbeing report a wake up call for further action

February 12, 2020

By Sue McCabe, Chief Executive, Philanthropy New Zealand “Everyone is our neighbour” was a powerful message delivered at the Salvation Army’s State of the Nation 2020 report launch. Tangata Whenua, Tangata Tiriti, Huia Tangata Kotahi,… Read more »


Shaping Forces in 2020

January 27, 2020

By Emma Wethey, Policy and Research Manager Three months into my role at Philanthropy New Zealand (PNZ), I have seen a range of shifts that could influence our sector into 2020. The settings for charities… Read more »


How much philanthropy is going towards LGBTQIA?

December 12, 2019

Written by Duncan Matthews, Treasurer, Rule Foundation Earlier in 2019, the Rule Foundation in collaboration with the Rainbow New Zealand Charitable Trust, set out to answer the question, how does philanthropic funding that goes towards Rainbow (or… Read more »


Annual General Meeting 2019

December 5, 2019


Readiness, Response and Recovery: A funders’ guide

December 5, 2019

New Zealand, like many counties, experiences a wide range of disasters and tragedies. In recent times, these have included major earthquakes, floods, fires and a terrorist shooting. Major events will continue to occur, and many… Read more »


Getting more from your investment in NZ businesses

December 3, 2019

Philanthropy New Zealand is continuing to lobby for the implementation of an imputation credit refund scheme for charities who invest in New Zealand companies. Chief Executive Sue McCabe says, “we surveyed members and found there… Read more »


Giving Tuesday 2019 is a good time to look at how our generosity is changing

November 28, 2019

By Sue McCabe, Chief Executive of Philanthropy New Zealand Giving Tuesday, on December 3, is a global day that celebrates generosity. Kiwis are good at giving. A Charities Aid Foundation assessment of global generosity released… Read more »


Youth Funders’ Network webinar

November 27, 2019

An update from the Youth Funding sector. This 90 minute session will look at four exciting projects currently happening in the youth funding sector.  Zoom in from your desks or home offices and join the… Read more »


University of Auckland fundraising success shines a spotlight on generosity

November 22, 2019

  Written by Sue McCabe, Chief Executive, Philanthropy NZ The generosity of New Zealanders has once again been highlighted by a fundraising campaign that’s raised just over $380m for research and innovation in New Zealand.… Read more »