Australian Communities Foundation

Australian Communities Foundation is a non-profit organisation that supports structured philanthropic giving for a fairer and more sustainable Australia. ACF makes impactful philanthropy easy and accessible for people all over the country, to help make social, environmental and cultural justice the norm.

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Who are we?

"With PRF's support, ACF has been able to leverage our extensive network of community organisations and distribute funds to hard-to-reach places in times of crisis."

Louise Kuramoto, Head of Philanthropic Services


What are we doing?

How can we work with a community foundation to efficiently deliver emergency funding during a crisis, reaching the most appropriate recipients with respect & economic dignity?

Australian Communities Foundation - National Crisis Response Fund 2020 and COVID Surge Fund 2021

The National Crisis Response Fund enables an effective response in times of crisis, specifically for emergency relief. PRF donated funding through this platform and has supported new philanthropic infrastructure to reach those most impacted by disaster.
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Where are we working?

Explore where Australian Communities Foundation are active across Australia.


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impact areas

What are our impact areas?

Communities & place

Other areas of focus

What are our other impact areas?

Not-for-profit sector

Disaster response and resilience

Policy & advocacy

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