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3 ways that stronger measures can make a real-world difference

19 September 2018
Let’s marry science and policy for more meaningful social impact, says Cara C. Lewis, PhD Cara is Associate Investigator, The MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation at Kaiser Permanente Washington ...

Three questions that will ensure your Not for Profit survives

18 December 2017
by Doug Taylor Recently I caught up with a friend who had just joined the Board of a Not for Profit organisation. He had attended a few board meetings and was ...

Are we self-censoring?

11 October 2017
By CSI Philanthropy Fellow Gina Anderson There seems to me to be an uneasy silence in the charity sector around government policy. While the Community Council for Australia is publicly ...

What does social impact mean? Who benefits?

23 August 2017
Depends on your interpretation, says CSI Philanthropy Fellow Gina Anderson “Social impact investment seeks to generate social impact alongside financial return.” NSW Office of Social Impact Investment   The term ...

Grants in Australia: There's $26 billion up for grabs, but who's winning?

3 August 2017
Grants. If you're a university researcher, a business looking to ramp up, or any one of Australia's 600,000 not-for-profit organisations, you can't avoid them. This article is the opinion of ...

CEO Update - March 2017

27 March 2017Kristy Muir
Almost every day, I have conversations with people who play different and vital roles in the social purpose ecosystem, and in almost every conversation, there is a direct or indirect ...

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