At their recent meeting, the Foundation's Board decided to make some changes to Health & Disability and the International Learning & Development program areas.
This year, I was fortunate to travel to the USA with members of the Sidney Myer Fund and The Myer Foundation to undertake a study tour of philanthropic organisations. The opportunity to meet with 20 or so major US Foundations and experienced philanthropists was invaluable.
Following a recent review of our Education program area we have revised and re-focused our funding objectives for the program. These will come into effect for the next Education funding round which opens on Monday 9 November, 2015.