Our Structure

Our Trustee


The Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation

The 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.

The Melbourne Women’s Fund is a Collective Giving Account of the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation.

Executive Committee 2019 – 2020

Founders: Pat Burke and Gillian Hund

Executive Officer (Pro Bono): Gillian Hund

Events Chair: TBA

Grants Co Chairs: Jules McLean and Amanda Thornton

Marketing and Communications Chair: Kate Fuelling

Membership Chair: Donna Burr

Partnerships / Sponsorships Co Chairs: Amy Coote and Georgia Theodoris

Strategy Co Chairs: Kirsten Bartlett and Christine Darcas

Finance: Carole Mackie

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Founding Patron

Colleen Willoughby
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.

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