FIA National Awards for Excellence in Fundraising 2010 – National Winners

Organisation Awards

Most Outstanding Fundraising Project 2010

St. Vincent’s Foundation, ‘Imagine’

Capital Campaigns/Major Gifts

Division A
The Paraplegic & Quadriplegic Association of SA Inc (PARAQUAD SA), ‘The Ramsay Rebuild Project’

Division B
St. Vincent’s Foundation, ‘Imagine’

Budget Acquisition

Division B
Highly Commended:
RSPCA NSW, ‘Project Guardian Angel’

Budget Renewal

Division A
Winner:
Royal Flying Doctor Service Victorian Section, ‘In an emergency there is only one way to fly – by jet! 2009 Annual Appeal’

Highly Commended:
Epilepsy Action Australia, ‘Epilepsy Action Australia Tax Appeal 2009′
Children’s Leukaemia & Cancer Research Foundation, ‘CLCRF Community Fundraising 2008/09′

Division B
Winner:
Sydney Legacy, ‘ANZAC Day Appeal 2009′

Highly Commended:
Epilepsy Foundation of Victoria, ‘Epilepsy Foundation of Victoria “Emergency June Appeal” 2009′
Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation, ‘Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation 2009 Tax Letter’

Special Events

Division A
Winner:
Lifeline Community Care Queensland, ‘23 years on: Increasing the success of the Lifeline Bookfest’ 

Highly Commended:
Lifeline Canberra, ‘Lifeline Autumn Bookfair’

Special Events

Division B
Children’s Cancer Institute Australia for Medical Research (CCIA), ‘A2B4C’

Fundraising Marketing

Division A

Highly Commended:
Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, ‘‘Speaking Personally’ – Eye and Ear Patient Champions’

Division B
Winner:
The Association for the Blind of WA – Guide Dogs WA, ‘Guide Dogs Can Go Anywhere’

Highly Commended:
Cancer Council NSW, ‘Do Your Thing’

Individual Awards

Volunteer of the Year

Division A
Mr Michael Cowan, nominated by Asthma Foundation NSW

Division B
Mr Gordon Chan, nominated by Austin Health

Resource Alliance Global Awards for Fundraising

Two Australians won Global Awards in 2010:

  • Michael Cowan, 2010 Outstanding Volunteer.
  • The Royal Flying Doctor Service – (Victorian Section), 2010 Winner – Big Idea, Small Budget.