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.
How will the new privacy laws affect you?
Australia's new privacy laws commence on March 12.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
Annual Information Statements (AIS) are now due
Those charities which operate on a 1 July to 30 June financial year need to complete an Annual Information Statement (AIS).
Call for nominations to Emeritus membership - Celebrating distinguished service
Election to the status of Emeritus member of FIA is a professional honour that is awarded to a former longstanding Regular, Executive or Fellow of FIA who has retired after long and active participation in fundraising.
New Australian Privacy Principles
In the next few weeks FIA will be involved with the development of Guidelines around the new Australian Privacy Principles.
Timeline of ACNC obligations
The ACNC has recently updated its timeline for registered charities showing key dates for meeting ACNC obligations.
New research: Defining fundraising for financial reporting
A study is being undertaken into the current reporting practices for fundraising financials.
Entries closing - Jetstar $30,000 Flying Start Grant Program
Jetstar's Flying Start Program is offering a $30,000 grant to an Australian non-profit community group in Victoria or Tasmania.