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Alliance Breakfast Club – Philanthropy’s diversity challenge

17 October 2017
Jacob Beck

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Latin America: sharing philanthropy, not hoarding wealth

10 October 2017

Judges announced for 5th Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize

Interview 3 October 2017 For Subscribers

Interview: Lenka Setkova of the Coutts Institute

Analysis 19 September 2017

Alliance Audio – The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals


Latest issue: September 2017

Philanthropy's diversity challenge

Guest Editors: Sumitra Mishra and Angela Seay

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Impressions from the 2017 National Community Foundations Forum

23 October 2017
Natalie Egleton

For three days in a warm October week in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia’s community foundations sector gathered to reflect, learn and engage on some of the country’s most pressing challenges. For …

#NCFF17 – From local to global

23 October 2017
Catherine Brown

Community philanthropy is by its nature focused on a local community, whether this is a city or a rural region.  Building financial, social and knowledge assets within a local community …

‘Anchor yourself in the journey for the long term’ – the 2017 Australian National Community Foundation Forum

23 October 2017
Ben Rodgers

A year ago, it seemed like a great idea to co-host the Annual National Community Foundation Forum in Melbourne. The thought was, what a fabulous way to celebrate the anniversaries …


Nothing about us without us – philanthropy’s diversity challenge

Special feature Sumitra Mishra and Angela Seay 5 September 2017

This issue of Alliance investigates philanthropy’s diversity predicament. How can philanthropy do the most good if it doesn’t reflect the society it seeks to serve? Our guest editors, Sumitra Mishra and …

Foundations have public responsibilities – it’s time to improve their governance 

Special feature Sachin Sachdeva 5 September 2017

Most grantmaking organizations in India are registered as trusts and their governance is vested in a small group of people who are either friends or family of the founder. To date, this approach has not been contested. There was an …

Philanthropy reflects the elites not the streets 

Editorial Charles Keidan 5 September 2017

‘Nothing about us without us’ was a slogan coined by disability rights activists to communicate the idea that no policy should be decided by any representative without the full and direct participation of members of the …