Thursday, 5 December 2019

Learn about the most compelling social and environmental issues affecting Melbourne from experts and changemakers across the philanthropic, not-for-profit and academic sectors in our Vital Conversations podcast.

Lord Mayor's Charitable Foundation CEO, Dr Catherine Brown, talks with guests whose work positively impacts our community.

Listen to the latest episodes below. You can subscribe to upcoming episodes via Apple Podcasts or your preferred podcast app.

Adapting in challenging times: supporting the community amid bushfire and pandemic

Guest: Dave McNamara - CEO, Foodbank Victoria
Thursday 9 April 2020

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Transformational Philanthropy

Fiona Armstrong -
Founder, Climate and Health Alliance
Matthew Hyde - Executive Principal, Parkville College 
Thursday 21 November 2019

The following episodes were recorded at the Foundation's 2019 Inspiring Philanthropy Celebration, where guest speakers discussed the topic of 'Transformational Philanthropy'.

Transformational Philanthropy
Foundation CEO Dr Catherine Brown



Communicating the Health Impacts of Climate Change
Fiona Armstrong - Climate and Health Alliance



Improving Educational Connection for Young People in Custody
Matthew Hyde - Parkville College



Discussing Transformational Philanthropy
Q&A Session facilitated by Wendy Williams and closing remarks by Board Chair, Craig Bell


Applying Social Innovation to Youth Homelessness

Guest: Vicki Sutton, CEO - Melbourne City Mission
Thursday 10 October 2019

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Giving older women in Greater Melbourne a voice

Guest: Associate Professor Dr Susan Feldman
Tuesday 11 June 2019

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