Young people in Philanthropy

October 17, 2019

  In July, Philanthropy New Zealand’s Youth Advisory Group (YAG) hosted a gathering for young people working in Philanthropy at Trust Waikato in Hamilton. It was a space to connect with each other, talk about… Read more »


Introduction to Great Grantmaking Webinar

October 16, 2019

Introduction to Great Grantmaking will feature Genevieve Timmons.  Genevieve is an international philanthropic consultant with a wealth of knowledge and experience of both Australia and New Zealand. Genevieve will cover the three common traps and six… Read more »


Great Grantmaking webinars

October 1, 2019

  You’re doing good things but we want to help you do GREAT things. Our Great Grantmaking webinars will help you learn best practice to elevate your outcomes and impact. Introduction to Great Grantmaking will… Read more »


Governance and Investment, Wellington

September 19, 2019

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 »


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 »


Philanthropy New Zealand Major Event Guidance Resource – coming soon

August 23, 2019

Philanthropy New Zealand is developing a resource to support philanthropic organisations to prepare for, respond to and help communities recover from major events. After the terror attack of March 15th, PNZ has begun research into… Read more »


Funding community voice in the Charities Act Review

August 16, 2019

By Sue McCabe, Chief Executive, Philanthropy New Zealand The positive impact of funding activity that supports the voice of the community and voluntary sector has been highlighted in a Philanthropy New Zealand-hosted webinar on the… Read more »


The Fundermentalist Blog:

August 1, 2019

The Cop, Mel Gibson and the Girl from Tokoroa They say you can’t keep a good woman down and that’s certainly proving the case in New Zealand’s philanthropic sector. Today I have three tales to… Read more »