QCF Philanthropist of the Year Awards Luncheon
Friday 15 June 2018
12:00pm (for a 12:15pm start) – 2:00pm
City Hall, Brisbane
Guest Speaker – Anthony Pratt
Tickets $130pp, $1,300 for a table of 10 and $3,000 for a premium table
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QCF Annual Gala Luncheon will award the Queensland Philanthropists of 2018.
This year’s nominations feature many of our state’s business and community leaders, innovative entrepreneurs and tireless advocates representing and supporting hundreds of charitable causes.
Join QCF Chair, Margaret McMurdo AC, and the QCF Board of Governors, QUT, QIC, the Public Trustee and Queensland’s leading philanthropists, charities and business leaders to celebrate philanthropy in the categories of Corporate, SME, Community, Emerging and Higher Education.
The keynote speaker is renowned international businessman and philanthropist, Anthony Pratt.
Prominent international business leader and philanthropist, Anthony Pratt, recently pledged to give away $1 billion in his lifetime. The pledge builds on the 40-year record of The Pratt Foundation which has donated hundreds of millions of dollars to charities in 20 countries. As Executive Chairman of Visy Australia and Pratt Industries USA, Anthony Pratt heads the world’s largest privately owned packaging and recycling group, employing more than 11,000 people. In his role as the initiator and sponsor of the annual Global Food Forums in Australia and the United States, he is also a leading food security advocate who champions the food industry.
Inaugural QCF Philanthropy Week Seminar
12 June 2018
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Host Sponsor – BDO Australia, 12 Creek Street, Brisbane
Guest speaker, the Honourable Dr Gary Johns, Commissioner of the ACNC, will present ‘Let the Data Talk’.
QUT Educational Events
The ACPNS/Windsor Group Nonprofit Careers Evening
Monday 11 June 2018
4:30pm to 7:30pm
Co-hosted with Windsor Group, this event provides information on career progression in the philanthropy and nonprofit sector through insights from alumni and industry professionals.
Develop Your Organisation: Power-Packed Lightening Workshops and Talks
Wednesday 13 June 2018
9:00am to 10:00am
Designed to assist philanthropic, nonprofit and social enterprise organisations to ‘powerup’, these power-packed talks and workshops will bring together leading experts to assist nonprofits in developing crucial areas of their organisation.
Philanthropy Australia Events
For Purpose Network Evening
Tuesday 12 June 2018
11:00am to 12:00pm
New Gen Event
Wednesday 13 June 2018
QCF Philanthropy Week is a celebration to raise awareness of philanthropy in Queensland, honour community members and organisations who make outstanding philanthropic contributions, and encourage support for charities and community organisations operating throughout Queensland.