News

April 2014

Non-Profit Leadership Program Scholarships

Scholarships are available for a new executive education program designed for senior management at non-profit organisations.


2014 Global Awards for Fundraising

Don't miss this opportunity to have your fundraising achievement celebrated on a global scale. FIA Award winners are eligible to enter!


The Future of the ACNC

Members will be aware that it is the policy of the Abbott Government to abolish the ACNC.


March 2014

Free Privacy Law Resources

New privacy laws came into effect on 12 March 2014. View webinar and get access to lots of free resources.


Regulatory Updates

Important ACNC updates including the Annual Information Statement and the Commissioner's Column.


Free Privacy Webinar

The new Privacy Laws come into effect from 12 March 2014. Find out how these laws will affect you.


Australia Post price update

Australia Post has listened to FIA members concerns in regards to price increases.


February 2014

How will the new privacy laws affect you?

Australia's new privacy laws commence on March 12.


Scholarship Opportunity

Managers and emerging leaders in the not-for-profit sector have the chance to undertake an MBA (Executive) degree tuition-free.


Government cites 'Charity Navigator' model as possible ACNC replacement

A charity evaluator model based on the independent US not for profit Charity Navigator, could replace the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).


Free Mentor Program for NFP Treasurers

A free mentor program has been developed for small not-for-profits.


January 2014

Awards Excitement Builds!

We are excited to announce the winners of FIA's 2014 Fundraising Awards at the Fundraisers' Gala and Awards dinner, held during this year's conference.


Charities Act 2013

The new Charities Act came into effect on 1 January 2014. Find out if the changes affect your organisation.


December 2013

NFP Sector Salary Survey – participate & win!

Would you like to participate in Australia's largest Salary Survey for the Not for Profit Sector?


Update: Measuring and Reducing Red Tape in the NFP Sector

FIA CEO Rob Edwards attended the ACNC's 'Measuring and Reducing Red Tape in the NFP Sector' forum in Canberra.


November 2013

Free donor management software licenses

Donor management software licenses are now free for small not-for-profits.


The ACNC Charity Portal

The ACNC launched its Charity Portal at the beginning of this month, as another step to streamline charities' interactions with the ACNC.


Update: Charitable Fundraising Reform

FIA CEO Rob Edwards has been engaging with the State Government officials responsible for developing the Options Paper for Charitable Fundraising Reform.


Self-education expenses cap scrapped

The Government has announced that it will axe plans by Labor to introduce a $2,000 cap on the amount people can deduct as self-education expenses.


October 2013

Charity sector unites through FIA to tackle premium SMS issue once and for all

FIA is leading a sector-wide push on ensuring that the use of premium SMS is a viable fundraising medium.


Financial Reporting Toolkit

Is your charity meeting the relevant financial reporting and assurance requirements under the new Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Act 2012?


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