Funding school chaplains

Background The Government announced in the 2021-22 Mid-Year Fiscal and Economic Outlook (https://archive.budget.gov.au/2021-22/myefo/download/myefo-2021-22.pdf ) that it will establish a deductible gift recipient (DGR) category to enable funds to access DGR status where the fund supports pastoral care by chaplains and analogous wellbeing services delivered to students in Australian primary and secondary [...]

2022-05-11T14:56:17+10:00May 11th, 2022|

Shed load of donations – Men’s Shed DGR status

There are currently over 1,000 community sheds for men in Australia, and around 20 community sheds for women. The make-up of sheds comprises a high level of men from regional and remote areas and from lower socio-economic areas when compared to the general population.  Men’s Sheds are thus ideally placed as [...]

2021-02-16T08:50:52+10:00February 16th, 2021|

ACNC to Audit PBI Status

On 5 December 2017, the Commonwealth Government announced a package of reforms to improve the oversight of organisations with deductible gift recipient (DGR) status.  These reforms included bringing Departmental register DGRs such as environmental funds and overseas aid funds under the supervision of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).  The [...]

2020-12-14T11:47:30+10:00December 14th, 2020|
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