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$200k Connecting Up grant to supercharge disability services

Posted on 22/11/17 by Grant Smyth
A $200,000 South Australian Government grant will support a new shared services model allowing organisations to share the costs of millions of common business transactions. The grant, awarded to... Read More

Join the (donor) love-in! Forge lasting connections at FIA Conference 2018

Posted on 16/11/17 by guest author
Connecting Up is partnering with Fundraising Institute Australia for the upcoming FIA Conference 2018 at the Sydney International Convention Centre 7-9 March. We hope to see many of our valued... Read More

I Do My Own PR Holiday Appeal Competition Winner

Posted on 13/11/17 by Sam Lloyd
Congratulations to Josh Wilkins, CEO of One Voice for Australian Youth, who is the winner of the I Do My Own PR Holiday competition! One Voice for Australian Youth has a new initiative... Read More

Connecting Up Digital Flightpaths 2018 - what's on (and early bird discount)!

Posted on 10/11/17 by Grant Smyth
Have you registered yet for an early bird discount for The Connecting Up Digital Flightpaths Conference 2018 in Brisbane? Connecting Up's conferences are all about knowledge sharing, problem... Read More

How to build trust with your potential sponsors - Abby Clemence

Posted on 30/10/17 by guest author
This post, written by Abby Clemence from Infinity Sponsorship, is reproduced here by kind permission of the author. The original post can be found here. It's a well-known sales adage that 'if... Read More
I Do My Own PR

Jocelyne Simpson & Nik Robinson - the people behind I Do My Own PR

Posted on 09/10/17 by Sam Lloyd
  When we first started working with Jocelyne & Nik, we were excited to bring on a new partner offering such a unique service. Unless you have media training, even the phrase "PR" can... Read More
What you need to know about Single Touch Payroll

What you need to know about Single Touch Payroll (STP)

Posted on 03/10/17 by guest author
  What is Single Touch Payroll? Single Touch Payroll (STP) is a government initiative to simplify reporting obligations for businesses and organisations. It’s a reporting change for... Read More

Meditation Centre focused on future thanks to hi-tech help

Posted on 03/10/17 by Grant Smyth
Proponents of one of the oldest self-help techniques are using some of the newest technology thanks to a Google AdWords grant and training from Australian not-for-profit technology enabler Connecting... Read More

Cutting through for Community Sector Banking – and for communities

Posted on 20/09/17 by Grant Smyth
The team at Fifty Acres - the market leader in strategic communications and engagement for the not-for-profit sector, has been using its combined decades of PR, marketing and communications... Read More

Making a difference for not-for-profits during Open State 2017

Posted on 18/09/17 by Grant Smyth
Open State is set to inspire new thinking and action through more than 160 mainly free events from 28 September until 8 October, including workshops, seminars, keynotes and tours.  As part of... Read More

Digital technology helps hand differences community to reach out

Posted on 18/09/17 by Grant Smyth
When Elizabeth Serpell’s son David had to undergo hand surgery at just ten months because of an unknown condition called ‘symbrachydactyly’, she was inspired to help people in similar situations find... Read More

New festival brings the Human touch to hi-tech community impact and story telling

Posted on 17/09/17 by Olivier Maennel
The Festival of Good Humans, by Connecting Up, in partnership with Community Sector Banking, will be a key part of this year's Open State festival. Connecting Up CEO Anne Gawen speaking at the... Read More
IT Connect Program

What is the IT Connect Program?

Posted on 06/09/17 by Sam Lloyd
    Since introducing the IT Connect Program, we've had a lot of questions about it - what it is, who it's for, how it works, and why we're doing it. So we thought we'd take some... Read More

Virtual impact boot camp kicks off

Posted on 05/09/17 by Grant Smyth
The event, a part of the inaugural Festival of Good Humans, will see Connecting Up and the New Venture Institute (NVI) at Flinders University show organisations how to measure social impact trends,... Read More

Cloud tech takes Local Learning and Employment to the next level

Posted on 05/09/17 by Grant Smyth
Cloud capabilities made possible through Microsoft Office 365 are helping a Victorian Local Learning and Employment Network continue its critical work in supporting schools, community organisations... Read More

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