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NCARA | Working Differently

The NSW Coalition of Aboriginal Regional Alliances (NCARA)<p>The NSW Coalition of Aboriginal Regional Alliances (NCARA) is comprised of nominated …

Aboriginal Canadians

The Song Keepers: ancient German hymns find new life in Australian outback

There is a scene about an hour into Naina Sen’s documentary The Song Keepers in which a woman in her 60s ascends a ridge. The surrounding terrain is harsh desert, the red-hued country synonymous with the Australian outback. Below, nestled among the green blooms of towering eucalypts, is a patchwork …

Australia

Indigenous group launches nation's first private carbon trading fund

An indigenous group has launched a carbon fund that will support social and cultural causes, calling it a "boutique restaurant" alternative to the …

Investing

What Defines a Social Movement?

<i>The biweekly ‘So What?’ guide highlights advice, events, and tips — mostly from the advocacy and evaluation worlds, selected by the Aspen Planning</i> …

Social Movements

Racial Justice Groups Are Freeing Black Women From Jail for Mother's Day

It's Mother's Day this weekend, and racial justice groups around the country are bailing black women out of jail so they can spend the holiday with …

Women of Color

Being Part of an Indigenous Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce

Tribal Wave Assembly - Nambucca Valley -Youth Forum

Tribal Wave is holding their Assembly that is inline with the theme for communities in the Valley -YOUTH<p>We will hear from two Gumbaynggirr Role …

Jazz

Designing With : People Powered Social Change

In <i>Designing With - People Powered Social Change</i> you’ll find out how collaborative, participatory, human-centred and design-led processes can be …

Design

Social enterprises an untapped partner for councils: analysis

onApril 13, 2018 in Local, Procurement<p>Staff at Helping Hands, one of the social enterprises established by Community Resources.<p><b>New paper finds</b> …

City Politics

Social Enterprise Certification Launches in Australia | PBA

Social enterprises in Australia will be able to receive national certification for the first time, with the launch of a new certification …

Trading

Budget Sends Positive Signal for Impact Investing | PBA

The Australian government has committed to work in partnership to build the impact investment market to scale, in a move that is anticipated to …

Economic Development

Australian-first: Aboriginal Business Womens Conference

<b>Almost 200 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander business women have gathered for an Australian-first Aboriginal business womens conference.</b><p>The …

Australia

The NT Branch of the ALP has resolved to support the Uluru Statement today at conference. The resolution refers to the Territory Power in the Constitution, and how a constitutionally enshrined Voice is vital to the First Nations in the NT as they embark on treaty talks. #auspol https://t.co/F8hTnchFdh

How to Build a Better Brand on Social Media

256012802018 Social Marketing Budget GuideDownloadOur webinar <i>The 30-Day Social Marketing Transformation Plan</i> asked social marketers to rethink their …

Marketing

$100,000 in grants up for grabs for youth projects in regional Australia - Heywire

Jessica McWilliam's own experience with mental illness inspired her to develop an idea to tackle this issue.<p>"Globally, one person takes their own …

Philanthropy’s Increasing Role in Australian Civil Society | PBA

Philanthropy is playing an increasing role in supporting civil society in Australia, according to key stakeholders of a new philanthropic fund to …

WA Indigenous fashion label Kirrikin to take centre stage in Commonwealth Games fashion showcase | Community News Group

THE rich culture of local Aboriginal people will be shared and celebrated on the world stage with an Indigenous fashion showcase during the …

From little things, big things grow

Grants - Closing Soon

<b>Aboriginal Art Directory</b> | 13.04.18<p><b>News source:</b> Press Release<p>Get your skates on - here's some ripper grants being offered to individuals and small …

Social business - the business model of the future? | London Business School

The Honor Code - Katy Chevigny - GE FOCUS FORWARD

Katy

How to Start a Social Enterprise - Greg Overholt at TEDxYouth@Toronto

Advancing Social Media Measurement for Foundations - Reflections & Notes

Last week, I was lucky enough to be invited to participate in a meeting organized by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation called “Advancing Social …

Nonprofits

Breaking Down Your Data: How to Set Your Own Benchmarks - Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Posted By Kristina Leroux, Community Engagement Manager on Apr 22, 2013 | 3 comments<p>Whaaat?<p>Do you track any data regarding your email open rates? …

Building your Nonprofits Thought Leadership Capacity

By Caroline AvakianContent marketing has risen to the forefront in recent years as an important tool (if not the most important) in the nonprofit …

Leadership

Top 10 Expectations for Nonprofits, Charities and Donors

ADVERTISEMENT<p>photosbyhope/iStock/Thinkstock<p>Five Donor Trends<p>1. Expect the political environment to have a serious impact on donations.<p>Copyright David …

Fundraising for Nonprofits

Updated April 23, 2018<p>For charitable nonprofits, fundraising can be both a blessing and a nuisance. While fundraising helps organizations bring in …

Conscience

How Billionaires Are Pooling Assets For A New Philanthropic Fund

Billionaire philanthropists Bill Gates, Jeff Skoll and others joined forces this week to launch Co-Impact, a philanthropic collaborative already committed to investing $500 million in global health, education and economic inequality. The high-profile group, primarily made up of signatories of Gates …

Philanthropy

What is the impact of 'impact investing'?

The financial returns from “impact investing” are on par with mainstream investments, according to a recent report. Impact investing aims to generate …

Neurosurgeon reveals why he left his own charity

The globally renowned neurosurgeon walked away from the brain cancer charity he set up in 2003, because of the huge amount of money spent on …

Cancer