kathleen

About Kathleen Green

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Kathleen Green has created 26 blog entries.

Man’s Best Friend for Life

The Queensland Community Foundation has set tails wagging at Guide Dogs for more than 23 years, ensuring Queenslanders with vision loss can be paired with a life-changing guide dog now and into the future. Since 1997, Queensland Community Foundation has given more than $250,000 to Guide Dogs’ breeding and training program to help the next [...]

2020-11-04T14:45:38+10:00November 4th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Man’s Best Friend for Life

Congratulations to our 2020 Philanthropists of the Year

Queensland’s most generous, kind and innovative community givers were honoured last night (Monday, 7th September) at Queensland Community Foundation’s (QCF) 10th annual Philanthropist of the Year Awards held at Queensland’s Parliament House. The awards honoured community members and organisations from across Queensland who make outstanding philanthropic contributions by encouraging support and innovation for charities, medical [...]

2020-09-08T14:06:16+10:00September 8th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Congratulations to our 2020 Philanthropists of the Year

Meet the QCF 2020 Philanthopist of the Year Finalists

It's fair to say our Tenth QCF Philanthropy Awards didn't play out quite as we planned and yet in many ways it's our most successful ever.  Despite having to cancel the glamorous gala lunch we hoped for to bring together Queensland's philanthropists in person and take a look back at the past ten years of [...]

2020-09-01T09:49:14+10:00August 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Meet the QCF 2020 Philanthopist of the Year Finalists

The ‘Final Five’ announced

Could we have a drum roll , please? We are delighted to announce the finalists of the QCF 2020 Photo Challenge #focusonkindenss ! Our judging panel was tasked with the mighty mission of finding five unforgettable photos that depicted kindness ... and they did not disappoint.  Our 2020 judges were Simon Gaites from Northern Trust, [...]

2020-08-19T15:41:38+10:00August 19th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The ‘Final Five’ announced

2020 Philanthropy Awards Judges tackle a tough task head on

It didn't take long for our 2020 QCF Philanthropy Awards to agree up front on one thing for certain - this was certainly an incredibly difficult task to make a judgement on the record breaking number of nominations we received this year!  Not only did we receive more than double our usual number of nominations [...]

2020-08-17T11:48:32+10:00August 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2020 Philanthropy Awards Judges tackle a tough task head on

Meet our 2020 QCF Photo Challenge Judges!

Clearly there's nothing like a pandemic to help Queenslanders #focusonkindness!  We are delighted that we received 135 dazzling images showing just what kindness looks like in 2020.  You can check them all out here to see the wonderful snapshots captured and submitted from across our great state. We are now faced with the extremely difficult [...]

2020-07-31T14:31:36+10:00July 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Meet our 2020 QCF Photo Challenge Judges!

QCF annual distributions top $3M for 2020

Queensland Community Foundation (QCF) is distributing over $3 million to Queensland charities in 2020 offering support to charities that have been significantly impacted by the effects Covid-19 on their regular fundraising channels. Over $3 million will be distributed including $500,00 in grants to grass roots causes assisting. with vital capacity building operations. Our capacity building [...]

2020-05-27T14:10:18+10:00May 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on QCF annual distributions top $3M for 2020

QCF takes the 2020 Photo Challenge to the streets

We are beyond excited to launch our 2020 Photo Challenge with our very first outdoor advertising campaign which launched today across Brisbane and the Gold Coast.  Like so many other organisations Queensland Community Foundation has had to adapt to the new Covid-19 world we inhabit and as we can't gather in person to celebrate our [...]

2020-05-25T14:28:08+10:00May 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on QCF takes the 2020 Photo Challenge to the streets

Turning up the volume for Toowoomba youth

Emerge in Toowoomba is a vibrant social enterprise catering company and cafe that provides a dedicated youth space and employment pathway as well as semi -independent accommodation for local young people who are homeless, at-risk or experiencing disadvantage. In 2020, Emerge is planning to host a young mothers meet up group fortnightly, an LGBQTI youth [...]

2020-05-21T10:23:01+10:00May 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Turning up the volume for Toowoomba youth

QCF 2020 Photo Challenge focuses on kindness

It's fair to say that Covid-19 put a serious spanner in the planning of this year's QCF Photo Challenge and Philanthropy Awards, as it did for so many events this year.  Traditionally we run our photo competition through April but in consultation with our long standing sponsor of the challenge, Northern Trust, we decided to [...]

2020-05-20T13:19:48+10:00May 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on QCF 2020 Photo Challenge focuses on kindness
Go to Top