The latest news and updates from The Ian Potter Foundation team.


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January 19 2023

Paul Conroy Appointed CEO

Mr Paul Conroy appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of The Ian Potter Foundation, The George Alexander Foundation, and The Ian Potter Cultural Trust

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December 8 2022

CEO Update December 2022

Since announcing my resignation from the Foundation in October, I have been reflecting on my journey as CEO over the past seven years...

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December 8 2022

Grants Round Up December 2022

In the most recent funding round (Round 3 2022), $4,876,463 in grants were awarded, of which $1,626,463 will be paid this financial year.

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October 20 2022

CEO Update October 2022

The past few months have seen quite a few changes to staff at the Foundation...

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October 20 2022

Grants Round Up October 2022

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October 20 2022

Flagship Grants - a new direction

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September 12 2022

In Memorium

The Governors of The Ian Potter Foundation offer their sincere condolences to King Charles III and members of the Royal Family on the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
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August 12 2022

Viv's Place - an Australian First

Launch Housing, in partnership with Uniting Vic/Tas, philanthropic donors and the Victorian Government, has welcomed its first families to their new home, Viv’s Place, an Australian-first apartment building in Dandenong for at-risk women and children.

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May 23 2022

Philanthropic collaboration tackles youth unemployment

Five of Australia’s leading philanthropic organisations have co-funded $2 million in COVID-19 recovery grants to unlock employment opportunities in Victoria and Queensland.

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