If you are interested in philanthropy, a great place to start is to look at the website of Philanthropy Australia, the national peak body for philanthropy.

If you are looking for some detailed information on philanthropy in Australia, then JBWere’s publication on Australian Giving Trends (August 2014) is an excellent resource.

This is one of our favourite videos. Watch Dan Pallotta explain why the way we think about charity is dead wrong:

The Omidyar Network is truly innovative. Pierre Omidyar, founder of eBay explains his philosophy here:

One of our favourite non-for-profits, Kiva, has a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world.

Jessica RothPhilanthropy and not-for-profits