Social justice philanthropy directs funding toward organisations advocating the collective interest of disadvantaged or underrepresented groups. Recent examples of social justice funding include:
The William Buckland Foundation’s funding for:
- VACRO to establish the Second Chance Coffee Cart at Sunshine Magistrates Court
- The Mental Health Legal Centre for Mental Health Legal Centre Capacity Building and Public Interest Law Clearing House for PilchConnect: Reaching the Hard to Reach
The Fred & Vi Lean Chartiable Trust’s support of the Red Cross’ Asylum Seeker Bridging Support Program.
The Ivor Ronald Evans Foundation’s support of the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre’s Health Program Pharmacy Project.
The Pam and Alfred Lavey Trust’s support of the Royal District Nursing Service’s Medical consumables for Melbourne’s Homeless program.