COMMUNITY COUNCIL FOR AUSTRALIA

We are an independent member-based peak body dedicated to building flourishing communities by enhancing the extraordinary work of Australia’s not-for-profit sector. We do this by changing the way governments, communities and the not-for-profit sector relate to one another.In particular, this includes establishing a regulatory environment that works for community organisations - not against them. Find out more...

 

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Charities do not need to be more corporate - corporates need to be more charitable. We need a charity person on every corporate board - much more than we need corporates on charitable boards, writes CCA CEO David Crosbie in Pro Bono News, 5 December 2019.

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CCA Chair Tim Costello and CEO David Crosbie talk to why they are getting behind #GivingTuesday.

 

Government policies are too often grounded in short termism and two-dimensional political popularism. We can't have Royal Commissions into every area where policy making is failing. Time to change writes CCA CEO David Crosbie in Pro Bono News, 21 November 2019.

Governments might not like noisy charities – but without them Australia would be a much less healthy, safe and prosperous country, writes CCA CEO David Crosbie in Pro Bono News, 7 November 2019.

We know the level of government funding for charities to provide contracted services is generally inadequate, yet somehow this has become an acceptable situation. If governments are going to fund charities to provide services in our communities, they need to pay for what it is being delivered, including all the costs of delivering quality services writes CCA CEO David Crosbie in Pro Bono News, 24 October 2019.