Publications & Reports

Inviting investment in social enterprises – A prospectus framework for the social sector


The Trust acknowledges that most not-for-profit organisations must seek their funding from a diverse range of sources – government and philanthropic grants, commercial business sponsorships and donations from businesses and individuals. One of the aims of the Trust is to help not-for-profit organisations improve their capacity to source the funds they need to meet community need.

View Document

Funding for Impact

This presentation was made to members of Philanthropy Australia in November 2006 on the results of the Overseas Study Tour undertaken by the Ross Trust’s Executive Officer, Sylvia Geddes. The presentation includes the questions the Trust asked itself as a consequence of the findings of the Study Tour and which led to the development of the revised Grant Guidelines effective from December 2006.

View Document