Todd Foundation changes funding strategy

November 15, 2018

After 45 years of running open grant application rounds the Todd Foundation is now pro-actively seeking funding partners to create sustainable, long-term social change. When the Todd Foundation staff and board got together for their… Read more »

Announcing New PNZ Chief Executive, Sue McCabe

November 1, 2018

  We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Philanthropy New Zealand’s new Chief Executive, Sue McCabe. Sue will be joining our Wellington-based team from the end of November. Sue has a diverse professional… Read more »

Network Symposium

October 30, 2018

A convening of Philanthropy New Zealand’s Environment, Youth, Family Philanthropy and Education Funders’ Networks in Wellington. Free for PNZ members.

Going where the need is greatest

October 18, 2018

The redevelopment of a community funding strategy that supports Council vision and targets where need is greatest has been a big focus of the Hutt City Council’s Community Funding team. Philanthropy News spoke to Melanie… Read more »

Governance and Investment Training

October 16, 2018

A new approach to governance and investment training for trustees on philanthropic and grantmaking boards that invest and distribute funds.

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 »