Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation
Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation is Australia’s largest community foundation with an innovative and contemporary focus to drive positive social change. LMCF has nearly 100 years of experience in identifying and addressing key social, environmental and community wellbeing issues.
Melbourne Women’s Fund is a Collective Giving Account of Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation.
Executive Committee 2019 – 2020
Founders: Pat Burke OAM and Gillian Hund OAM
Executive Officer (Pro Bono): Christine Darcas
Events Chair: Louise Potter
Grants Chair: Amanda Thornton
Marketing and Communications Chair: Christine Darcas (interim)
Membership Co-Chairs: Sue Gourlay and Bianca Moore
Partnerships / Sponsorships Co-Chairs: TBA
Strategy Chair: Kirsten Bartlett
Finance: Carole Mackie
Secretary: Kathy Lacey
Colleen has been a passionate supporter of the philanthropic sector in Seattle, Washington since the 1960’s. She founded the Washington Women’s Foundation in 1995; the Women’s Collective Giving Grantmakers Network and Global Women – Partners in Philanthropy in 2010.