Does your organisation's innovation stack up?
Speaker: Kirsten Armstrong, Director of Knowledge & Innovation-The Fred Hollows Foundation
Duration: 30 to 45 minutes
A look at the 2018 GiveEasy Innovation Index with Fred Hollows Foundation.
The 2018 GiveEasy Not For Profit (NFP) Innovation Index has shown a steady and increased focus on innovation in the NFP Sector. Westpac has been a proud supporter of the Index for the past three years. On the back of this year’s results, released earlier this month, we have been able to secure Kirsten Armstrong, Director of Knowledge & Innovation Fred Hollows Foundation, to share with us their insights on innovation within the Foundation and across the sector. This webinar was be led by David Mireylees, Senior Relationship Manager Westpac Social Sector Banking and we were also joined by Jeremey Tobias, CEO Give Easy.
During this interactive webinar Kirsten answered questions on:
- The impact of innovation at Fred Hollows Foundation (FHF);
- How FHF ensure innovation happens; and
- The benefits of participating in the Innovation Index.
Kirsten is the Director of Knowledge & Innovation at The Fred Hollows Foundation. Her team drive innovation across The Foundation’s work and create opportunities for social impact investors to engage in eye health. Kirsten is a qualified actuary and a former Partner of PwC, and has worked in more than 20 countries.
David specialises in Social Sector banking and has over 25 years banking experience. He brings his passion, knowledge and mentoring insight to not for profit organisations to maximise efficiencies and enhance fund raising opportunities.
Jeremy Tobias is CEO of GiveEasy, a leading Australian digital fundraising platform, helping Not For Profits raise more money across web, emails, social and SMS. Prior to that, Jeremy spent 7 years working in capital markets, raising of over $700M for ASX companies. Jeremy is a Chartered Accountant.
To find out more about how Westpac helps the social sector visit https://www.westpac.com.au/socialsector
To find out more about the Innovation Index 2018 visit https://www.nfpinnovationindex.com.au/