Wendy Brooks Consulting Strategic Fundraising & Philanthropy Services

What is the Role of Philanthropy in Supporting the Arts?

What is the Role of Philanthropy in Supporting the Arts?

Speakers Katy Tyrrell, Grants Manager, The Balnaves Foundation. Evelyn Tadros, Chairperson, Human Rights Arts & Film Festival. Kerry Gardner, Documentary Filmmaker. Date: Monday 14 AUGUST 2017 Time: 12.30 PM for a 12:45 PM Start Where: Westpac: Level 12,150 Collins Street,3000 Melbourne. What to bring: Your…

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CEO Workshop for Organisation Readiness for Funding – 11 October

CEO Workshop for Organisation Readiness for Funding – 11 October

This workshop is designed for CEOs of not-for-profit organisation that have an annual turnover of less than $1 million and are aspiring to increase their impact. Book your place now! Only 10 places per workshop. Workshop includes light lunch and beverages. Date: Wednesday 11th October…

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CEO Workshop for Organisation Readiness for Funding – 18 August

CEO Workshop for Organisation Readiness for Funding – 18 August

This workshop is designed for CEOs of not-for-profit organisation that have an annual turnover of less than $1 million and are aspiring to increase their impact. Book your place now! Only 10 places per workshop. Workshop includes light lunch and beverages. Date: Friday 18th August…

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Paper Bag Lunch Series – May 1 – Gender Bias

Paper Bag Lunch Series – May 1 – Gender Bias

Speakers Julie Reilly, Australian Women Donors Network. Prof. Robert Wood, Centre For Ethical Leadership. Understanding and addressing unconscious bias, particularly around gender, is considered critical to good leadership and decision making in business and increasingly in government. But what does that mean for philanthropy and…

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Paper Bag Lunch Series – March 6 – Working With Young Indigenous People

Paper Bag Lunch Series – March 6 – Working With Young Indigenous People

Speakers Gerry Moore, SNAICC. Rebecca Crawley, Thathangathay Foundation. Rhonda Renwick, Kindred Spirits Foundation.   It is with great enthusiasm that we announce our next Paper Bag Lunch – join us on 6 March and hear from our wonderful guest speakers, who will be sharing their…

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Paper Bag Lunch Series – November 7 – Working Towards Suicide Reduction

Paper Bag Lunch Series – November 7 – Working Towards Suicide Reduction

Speaker Lance Picioane, Founder and CEO at Love Me Love You. Bella Burns, Support Services and Suicide Prevention Leader from beyondblue. In Australia more than seven people commit suicide every day. This is why we have dedicated our next Paper Bag Lunch to the theme ‘Working…

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Paper Bag Lunch Series – May 6 – Family Violence Prevention and Intervention

Paper Bag Lunch Series – May 6 – Family Violence Prevention and Intervention

Speaker Dr. Katreena Scott, Ph.D. C. Psych. Associate Professor and SCCP Program Chair Canada Research Chair in Family Violence Prevention and Intervention University of Toronto Dr. Katreena Scott is an Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development at the University of…

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Paper Bag Lunch Series – April 18 – Education for Life

Paper Bag Lunch Series – April 18 – Education for Life

It is our pleasure to introduce you to Professor Mukti Mishra. Not only is he the Founder of the Indian based Centurion University of Technology and Management, the FIRST ever Private, Multi-sector, Multi-Campus State University providing unique experience-based learning and education in remote disadvantaged regions,…

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Communities in Control Conference

Communities in Control Conference

The team from Wendy Brooks Consulting and NFP Business Services will be attending the Communities in Control 2016 Conference: It’s the Community, Stupid – Putting people and the planet back in the picture. Thought leadership for the not-for-profit sector. May 30-31, 2016, Melbourne, Australia. We…

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Paper Bag Lunch Series 22 Feb – Place-based strategy: The Doveton College  experience with Julius Colman AM

Paper Bag Lunch Series 22 Feb – Place-based strategy: The Doveton College experience with Julius Colman AM

Julius Colman – lawyer, businessman and philanthropist – will talk to us about the place-based strategy his foundation has implemented at the Doveton College. Julius and his wife set up The Colman Foundation, an educational charity providing grants for books and educational needs to disadvantaged…

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