Celebrations showcasing the power of community-philanthropy partnerships kick off nation-wide

5 December, 2016: Today marks the start of Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week, an opportunity to showcase the power of partnerships between community and philanthropy in building strong, vibrant sustainable places to live and work. Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week (CPPW) is an initiative supported through the Prime Minister’s Community Business Partnership which was established…

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Collaboration within Australian communities on show during CPP Week

Philanthropy Australia and the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal have welcomed today’s announcement by The Hon Christian Porter MP, Minister for Social Services that grants are once again available for communities to celebrate the power of partnerships during Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week 2016, which will be held from 5-11 December this year. Sarah…

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Funding to celebrate community-business partnerships

Community organisations can now apply for a share of $160,000 in Commonwealth Government funding for projects that showcase their philanthropic partnerships.In opening the grants round, Minister for Social Services, Christian Porter, said up to $10,000 is available for projects that bring to life—the power of partnerships—the theme of this year’s Community and Philanthropy Partnership Week.“Community…

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Celebrating Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week

The Minister for Social Services Christian Porter announces the start of the first ever Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week. He acknowledges the importance of the work our communities across regional and rural Australia do in collaboration with philanthropy. He also announced that as part of the celebrations that will be taking place local MPs will be…

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Two high profile Australians appointed Ambassadors for inaugural Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week

2 December, 2015: Ahead of the inaugural Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week (CPPW), which will run from 7-13 December, Maggie Beer AM and David Gonski AC have been named as CPPW Ambassadors. In announcing their appointment today, Minister for Social Services, Christian Porter and the CEO of Philanthropy Australia, Sarah Davies, said the two high…

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Grant recipient announcement from the Minister

Today we are honoured to have the announcement of our CPPWeek grant recipients made by The Minister for Social Services, the Hon Christian Porter MP. There are 23 community organisations being funded – the grants will allow them to showcase their philanthropic partnerships during the inaugural Community and Philanthropy Partnerships Week, 7-13 December 2015. Read the…

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Community groups and philanthropic partners to celebrate the power of partnerships in building communities

23 grants across the country help kick start celebrations 7 October, 2015: FRRR has welcomed the announcement by the Hon Christian Porter MP, Minister for Social Services, that 23 community groups and their philanthropic partners will celebrate the power of partnerships in helping to build strong, vibrant sustainable places to live and work, after receiving…

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