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NFP Funding Opportunities: IMPACT Philanthropic Program

Perpetual, one of Australia’s leading wealth managers, has opened its 2015 IMPACT Philanthropy Program[1].  The Program allows Perpetual to distribute funds from the various charitable trusts and endowments in manages. 

Perpetual has indicated that it distributed over $83 million in funds on behalf of its clients during 2014.  Program grants range between $10,000 and $100,000 in size, with the average grant size in 2014 being approximately $70,000.

Not-for-profit and charitable organisations are now encouraged to consider the Impact Philanthropy Application Program - Instructions and Guidelines 2015[2] and, if eligible, to submit an application for funding.

Key Criteria

1.    Applicants must have recognised Tax Concession Status or Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) Status.

2.    Assessment criteria include Strategy, Outcomes, Capability and Leadership.

3.    Applications close on Friday 5 December 2014, 5pm EDST. 

Please do not hesitate to contact Jason Watson if you have any questions regarding the above or if you would like to discuss your organisation’s charitable, tax-exempt or DGR status with us.

Jason Watson & Pieter Ironside

14 November 2014

[1] See http://www.perpetual.com.au/philanthropy-funding-opportunities.aspx

[2] See http://www.perpetual.com.au/pdf/IPAP-Guidelines.pdf