Community Foundation Awards

The ACP Annual Community Foundation Awards recognise individuals and organisations that have made a significant contribution and impact to the community foundation sector in Australia. The 2016 Awards were presented at the Annual Community Foundations Dinner at the National Forum on Wednesday.

2016 Award Recipients

Georgie McKay
Australian Community Philanthropy
AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE AND ACHIEVEMENT
in the development of Australian community foundations
and induction into the
Community Foundations Hall of Fame

Andrea Heffernan
Australian Community Philanthropy
INSPIRATIONAL AWARD
for remarkable innovation and action to
strengthen a community foundation

Sue Charlton
Australian Community Philanthropy
INAUGURAL LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Honouring individuals who, throughout their lifetime, have made
a significant commitment and contribution to enriching and growing the
Community Foundation movement in Australia

Rob Kiddell
THE QUIET PHILANTHROPIST
In recognition of many years of outstanding philanthropic and
community service to Mirboo North & District

2015 Award Recipients

Congratulations to our 2015 Award recipients who have made a significant contribution and an outstanding achievement in the community foundation sector in Australia. The Awards were presented at the Annual Community Foundations Dinner at the National Forum, Thursday on the 19th August 2015 in Fremantle, WA.

Alice Macdougall
Australian Community Philanthropy
AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE AND ACHIEVEMENT
in the development of Australian community foundations
and induction into the
Community Foundations Hall of Fame

Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal
Australian Community Philanthropy
INSPIRATIONAL AWARD
for remarkable innovation and action to
strengthen a community foundation

Previous winners

  • Trudy Wyse – Australian Communities Foundation
  • Sally Klose – Stand Like Stone Foundation
  • Genevieve Timmons – Inner North Community Foundation
  • Cheryl Hardie – Community Foundation for Bendigo and Central Victoria
  • Josie Black (posthumously) – South West Community Foundation
  • Alan Brown – Bass Coast Community Foundation
  • Brian Page – Stand Like Stone Foundation