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How many of Australia’s Rich Listers donate as much money as they should?

How many of Australia’s Rich Listers donate as much money as they should?

How do Australia's richest individuals and families stack up according to the Petre Benchmark?

The rich have a moral duty to philanthropy. Do they really deserve praise for it?

The rich have a moral duty to philanthropy. Do they really deserve praise for it?

Is an annual donation of $18 million to charity a great act? It depends on the context.

Vale Paul Bendat: anti-pokies activist, philanthropist, friend

Vale Paul Bendat: anti-pokies activist, philanthropist, friend

Paul Bendat was a successful businessman, but more importantly he was passionately moral and generous. Stephen Mayne reflects on a life devoted to pokies reform, philanthropy and endeavour towards a better world.

Wood bets on <em>Guardian</em>, so what now for philanthropic media?

Wood bets on Guardian, so what now for philanthropic media?

The Global Mail's experiment in philanthropic journalism via Graeme Wood looks doomed. So what did we learn about funding journalism in the future?

As family ties break, will the rich save our newspapers?

As family ties break, will the rich save our newspapers?

The family is getting out of newspapers in the United States, leaving rich philanthropists to redefine what big-city newspapers are. So what will the media charitable causes in Australia do?

Watching the watchmen: Charles Lewis on non-profit journalism

Watching the watchmen: Charles Lewis on non-profit journalism

Charles Lewis, the US-based "godfather of non-profit investigative journalism", speaks to Matthew Knott about the growing importance of philanthropically funded reporting. And Lewis has some tips on making it work ...

Is money for Australian art in Venice a little rich?

Is money for Australian art in Venice a little rich?

Australia is getting a new pavilion at the Venice Biennale, largely funded by private donors. But very few of us will ever see it. The rich are spending more on art, but do we really benefit?

Creative partnerships: a new approach to giving in the arts

Creative partnerships: a new approach to giving in the arts

Philanthropy in the arts is due for a shake-up. Crikey talks to the CEO of the federal government's new arts philanthropy organisation, Creative Partnerships Australia.

Dame Elisabeth: the end of an era of philanthropy?

Dame Elisabeth: the end of an era of philanthropy?

The death of one of Australia's most generous philanthropists overnight has sparked questions about whether other wealthy people should donate more. Is this the end of an era?