Episode 17: A conversation with Scott Williams, AM

Scott Williams, AM (Member of the Order of Australia) is a successful entrepreneur and philanthropist who provides tremendous insight on his approach to philanthropy. Scott shares his story in becoming a philanthropist and how he is leveraging his businesses for the betterment of the non-profit organisations he is passionate about.  He talks about the ROI regarding his philanthropy and lessons learned when he first began making gifts to various non-profits. Recent experiences have lead Scott to rethink his support of endowments.  Challenge grants are touched on as well as views about government policies surrounding philanthropy.  Listen to this episode to learn from a philanthropist to help your fundraising and engagement efforts.