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Impact Fund grantee Alliance for Gambling Reform celebrating recent progress

2019-07-18T09:53:44+00:00

Inaugural Impact Fund grantee, the Alliance for Gambling Reform, is celebrating recent wins in its campaign for divestment from poker machines and for gambling reform more broadly. The first of these wins came in March this year when supermarket giant Coles announced it had offloaded its pokies business in a new joint-venture deal. After forming [...]

Impact Fund grantee Alliance for Gambling Reform celebrating recent progress2019-07-18T09:53:44+00:00

Partnerships for change: Ganbina and the Beeton Family Fund

2019-06-25T17:03:18+00:00

Our relationship with Ganbina goes all the way back to 2007, and it has been a pleasure to support this organisation and watch it grow ever since. Through our giving community, Australian Communities Foundation has been able to connect Ganbina with funders, knowing that the experience they will have will be memorable. Sue Beeton from [...]

Partnerships for change: Ganbina and the Beeton Family Fund2019-06-25T17:03:18+00:00

Fund profile: Spend It Well

2019-06-28T09:24:06+00:00

Spend It Well is an Australian charity and ACF sub fund that has built 9 schools in remote parts of East Timor in the last 10 years. Ninety per cent of East Timor’s infrastructure – including schools – was destroyed in the violence that followed its independence in 1999. As a result, many of the [...]

Fund profile: Spend It Well2019-06-28T09:24:06+00:00

Case study: Forbes James

2019-06-06T15:12:27+00:00

Forbes James, Director of The Wealth Mentoring Group, has been recommending ACF to his clients for more than seven years. He’s also a member of the ACF community himself, having set up his own sub-fund. “I’d always had a personal interest in philanthropy,” Forbes explains. “The topic had come up with a number of clients, [...]

Case study: Forbes James2019-06-06T15:12:27+00:00