Arts Funders’ Network | Auckland

October 3, 2018

Join the conversation alongside other arts funders at this thoughtful and creative gathering. Hosted at James Wallace Arts Trust, Auckland. Free for PNZ members.


Legally philanthropic: making a difference through law

September 26, 2018

Philanthropic Advisor Michelle Wanwimolruk discusses the strategy development for the Michael and Suzanne Borrin Foundation and how the foundation is making a difference through law.  What is ‘strategy’ anyway? Strategy has become one of the… Read more »


Seeking expressions of interest: Philanthropy New Zealand CE

September 9, 2018

Philanthropy New Zealand’s Chief Executive, Tony Paine is resigning, effective mid-October. Board chair Sandra Kai Fong said Tony has done a fantastic job leading Philanthropy New Zealand and has continued to grow the organisation as… Read more »


Fred Blackwell, CEO, San Francisco Foundation | Auckland

August 30, 2018

The remarkable Fred Blackwell, CEO of the San Francisco Foundation will be hosted by Foundation North and Philanthropy New Zealand in an afternoon event on August 30th in Auckland. Mr Blackwell is in Australasia to… Read more »


Te Tiriti o Waitangi and Grantmaking – Christchurch

August 30, 2018

We’re proud to offer a one-day Treaty workshop tailored specifically for those working in funding. It is designed to be particularly helpful for non-Māori funders who want to question and explore the Treaty’s implications in… Read more »


Fred Blackwell, CEO, San Francisco Foundation | Wellington

August 28, 2018

The remarkable Fred Blackwell, CEO of the San Francisco Foundation will be hosted by Wellington Community Trust and Philanthropy New Zealand in an afternoon event on Tuesday 28 August in Wellington CBD.  Mr Blackwell is in Australasia… Read more »


Philanthropy Summit 2017 Wellington-New Zealand

Call for Papers: Philanthropy Summit 2019

August 23, 2018

Every two years the philanthropic and grantmaking sector comes together for our only national gathering, the Philanthropy Summit. The next Philanthropy Summit is 15 – 17 May, 2019 in Wellington, New Zealand. The three-day Summit… Read more »


Te Tiriti o Waitangi and Grantmaking – Auckland

August 8, 2018

We’re proud to offer a one-day Treaty workshop tailored specifically for those working in funding. It is designed to be particularly helpful for non-Māori funders who want to question and explore the Treaty’s implications in… Read more »


From the CE: PNZ’s Youth Advisory Group

August 2, 2018

The role of young people in philanthropy, grantmaking, and socially-minded entrepreneurship is critical. They are the next generation sitting around the tables of family foundations; the designers of new business models that have social contribution… Read more »


Exit Q&A: Lynne Le Gros

July 18, 2018

After six years as General Manager of Spark Foundation, Lynne Le Gros is returning to the corporate arm of Spark. We’ve asked her a few questions about her time leading one the country’s largest corporate foundations (and… Read more »