We help philanthropy transform ideas into impact.

Giving Connect is an independent philanthropic advisory firm that assembles the sector’s best minds to support philanthropy and for purpose organisations to achieve meaningful impact.

Read more about our approach to how we work with philanthropy and for purpose organisations.

Why it works


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Monitoring Evaluation and Learning Frameworks

Monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) approaches are widely regarded as the most effective mechanism of assessing the impact of philanthropic and for purpose partnerships and complement Theory of Change strategic work.

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Top 50 Trends…

The annual report tallies the top 50 givers by quantum (not necessarily quality) and is diligently prepared by sector stalwart John McLeod. It provides a useful snapshot of not only who has been giving, but also tracks some sector trends.