Through their eyes

If a not-for-profit is to succeed at fundraising, all the textbooks say CEOs must take their place at the head of the table. F&P asked three chief executives to discuss their perspective on the fundraising function and their role in it. Read more

Putting the “partner” in corporate partnerships

After many years in the corporate sector as a sales and marketing specialist, Dian Ball made the transition to the not-for-profit world where she has successfully applied her experience and skills to setting up corporate partnerships. This 3-segment story illuminates the people, projects and corporates she has worked with. Read more

Dancing in the streets

It¿s not every day that a donor gives $1 million. Kenneth Watkins, director endowment and private giving at The Australian Ballet now knows what it feels like to be on the receiving end. This is his account of how a recent $1 million gift was made to one of Australia’s leading arts organisations. Read more

Landmark philanthropy research underway

In what is possibly Australia’s most wide-ranging investigation of philanthropy, a major research project will examine levels of giving by individuals, families and businesses, as well as their attitudes to, and motivations for giving. Read more