Give2Asia Australia

Alleviating poverty and strengthening communities throughout Asia by making cross-border giving easier and more effective.

Trusted and effective international giving

Give2Asia Australia is an international nonprofit based in Melbourne that serves as a strategic partner and ally for your philanthropy. We offer a suite of services for Australian individuals, corporates, and not-for-profits.

Support overseas charities and projects

Make donor-advised grants to benefit local charities outside Australia

Launch cross-border fundraising campaigns

Establish a fund to raise money for your preferred nonprofit or cause

Leverage our trusted giving experts

Access Give2Asia’s network of in-country advisors

Philanthropy services tailored to your needs

With over 20 years of experience, our international grantmaking specialists understand the challenges of cross-border giving. We provide practical support to help you achieve your charitable goals.

For Corporations & Foundations

  • Grant-making and reporting
  • Employee giving
  • 
Advisory services

For Donors, Trusts, and Family Foundations

  • Tax-deductable giving
  • Donor-advised funds
  • Due diligence

For Nonprofits in the Asia-Pacific

  • Fiscal sponsorship
  • Online fundraising portal
  • Administration & compliance

The Give2Asia team conduct themselves in the utmost professionalism and demonstrate their passion and knowledge in aid and development in every interaction.

Brianna Casey, CEO, Foodbank Australia

It is a pleasure to work alongside Give2Asia as a grant partner and supporting advocate for justice and equality here in Australia. Give2Asia has proven to be a funder which leads with its values, is an excellent communicator, and supporter.

Seyam Habibi, Asylum Seeker Resource Centre

A track record of positive impact in Australia and beyond

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Local knowledge meets global expertise

With staff and advisors in 23 countries across the Asia-Pacific, Give2Asia is well-positioned to help you accomplish your international giving goals.

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Anita Toy

Chief Country Representative & Director

Anita Toy has over 13 years’ experience in corporate giving and private philanthropy. She joined Give2Asia (USA) in 2017 as a Country Advisor connecting international donors and philanthropists to charitable causes in Australia and New Zealand.

Prior to joining Give2Asia, Anita worked for the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group for 14 years where she managed the organisation’s community investment program across 32 countries and strategically partnered with charitable organisations to achieve social impact. Anita holds a Bachelor Degree in Business.

Jonathan Duddles

Director

Jonathan has over 30 years’ leadership experience in the business, arts, community, international development and environment sectors including leadership positions in governance, strategy, business development, and capital fundraising. Jonathan is Director of Development at the Great Barrier Reef Foundation leading a global capital campaign and was previously CEO of Greening Australia in Tasmania and Victoria.

Jonathan is a non-Executive Director and Chair with Tasmanian Youth Orchestra and is a Winston Churchill Fellow and Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Jonathan holds a Degree in Engineering with Post Graduate qualifications in Development Studies and Environmental Studies.

Birger Stamperdahl joined Give2Asia (USA) in 2006 and has served as its President & CEO since 2014. Birger works directly with donors, foundations, and corporations seeking to build strategic charitable partnerships across the Asia-Pacific.  As a leading advocate for locally-led philanthropy, Birger has spoken to audiences at Stanford PACS, the World Affairs Council, the Council on Foundations, the Asia Venture Philanthropy Network, and the Conference Board.

Prior to joining Give2Asia, Birger had a successful PR career in Silicon Valley. As a Vice President at Porter Novelli, a global marketing and communications firm, he advised such clients as HP, EMC, McAfee, and BMC. Birger holds degrees in Journalism and Political Science from the University of New Hampshire.