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Philanthropy New Zealand is the hub of philanthropy in New Zealand. We provide thought leadership and practical help for everyone with an interest in giving to make the world a better place. Our members include private philanthropists; family, community and corporate foundations; and iwi and community trusts. Join Now! Philanthropy FacebookPhilanthropy TwitterPhilanthropy YouTubeGiving for Good


Book for Justin Rockefeller's opening keynote session

9 April 2015

We are delighted to offer a limited number of tickets for Justin Rockefeller’s opening keynote session at the Philanthropy Summit, Where Philanthropy meets Capitalism: Putting a 21st century twist on a family tradition. In this session, which runs from 9am to 10.45am on Wednesday 15 April, Justin, a fifth generation Rockefeller, will talk about his work and about how his famous name has made it possible for him to leverage his own relatively modest resources to effect positive change. The session will also include an exciting announcement by one of our partner organisations. Tickets cost $149 (GST inclusive). BOOK NOW.

Philanthropy Summit 2015: the countdown is on

17 March 2015

With just four weeks to go until the Philanthropy Summit 2015 it’s all systems go at the  Philanthropy New Zealand office.

Just a reminder that the Summit is being held in the Owen  G Glenn Building at the University of Auckland on 15 & 16 April. For more information about the venue and how to get there, check the Summit website – you can find it under the Fees & Delegates Info tab.

Register now! Sir Stephen Tindall on the Philanthropy Summit

10 March 2015

2015 New Zealander of the Year Sir Stephen Tindall reckons you should register for the Philanthropy Summit 2015. The co-founder of the Tindall Foundation says "You'll really get the benefit of coming to this - you'll meet really interesting people and learn a lot." Watch Sir Stephen on YouTube.

Lani Evans looking forward to the Philanthropy Summit

26 January 2015

Our new board member Lani Evans is looking forward to both attending and appearing at the Philanthropy Summit 2015, being held in Auckland on 15 & 16 April. You can hear Lani talking about the Summit on this YouTube video.

Latest issue of Philanthropy News now online

6 January 2015

The latest issue of Philanthropy News is now available online. It features interviews with some of the keynote speakers taking part in the Philanthropy Summit 2015, as well as an article about the work the ASB Community Trust is doing to help build future Māori leaders through its innovative Māori and Pacific Education Initiative. You can download a copy of the magazine here.