Australian Philanthropic Services (APS) is a not-for-profit organisation that inspires effective philanthropy, and provides education and practical support for individuals and advisers.
APS sets up and administers private ancillary funds (PAFs) for individuals, families and businesses across Australia and offers a public ancillary fund, the APS Foundation, in which people can establish a giving fund (named sub-fund). They also provide grantmaking guidance and support, to help people be more effective with their giving. APS are specialists in philanthropy, not-for-profit and completely independent.
AEGN – The Australian Environmental Grant-Makers Network
Established in 2008, the AEGN are a member based organisation that aims to help members become more effective environmental grantmakers through information sharing, collaboration and networking. They also aim to grow the amount of philanthropic funds going to the environment within Australia.
The AEGN provides the means for environmental grantmakers to connect with, encourage and challenge one another, explore environmental issues and grantmaking, promote, diversify and expand environmental philanthropy.