Future2 Wheel Classic heads West: registrations now open

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Future2’s flagship fundraiser heads to Western Australia (WA) this year with a circular route starting and ending in Perth from 17-23 November. The 2016 Future2 Wheel Classic follows a 7-day, 930 km route through coastal and southern WA via Margaret River and Mandurah. Online registrations are now open and include options to join the ride […]

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Financial planners conquer new heights to help kids in need

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At sunrise on 25 February, four CFP professionals reached the summit of the world’s highest freestanding mountain knowing that they had raised tens of thousands of dollars to help disadvantaged young Australians through Future2, the foundation of the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA). For Julie Berry, Anne Graham, David Graham and Sam Hunt the […]

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Future2 appoints a new Chair and increases Board representation

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Future2, the charitable foundation of the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) has appointed Matthew Rowe CFP as Chair of the Board and added three new directors/trustees, effective 1 January 2016. Matthew has been the Future2 Chair Elect since 2014; he joined the Future2 Board in 2011 when he was Chair of the FPA. Until […]

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Future2 grants over $115,000 to young Australians in need

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Future2 has awarded over $115,000 in grants to community not-for-profits with programs for socially and financially disadvantaged young Australians. Making the announcement at the Future2 Gala Dinner at the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) Professionals Congress in Brisbane tonight, Future2 director / trustee Marianne Perkovic said the increase in annual Future2 Make the Difference! […]

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Supporting disadvantaged young Australians through the financial planning community

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Future2, the charitable foundation of the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA), is calling for grant applications as part of its Make the Difference! grant program, which supports projects that create opportunities for disadvantaged young Australians. Community not-for-profits and charities are invited to apply for funding with the support of a local FPA member. The […]

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Climb Kilimanjaro and help young Australians in need

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Imagine the elation of standing on top of the highest freestanding mountain in the world, knowing that you’ve helped young people find new purpose and opportunity in life, and to become a vital part of their communities. It’s a challenge that will change your life and the lives of many others. With your help, disadvantaged […]

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Future2 commits $110,000 to grants in 2015

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Future2, the charitable foundation of the Financial Planning Association, has increased its grant commitment in 2015 by more than 60% to $110,000 – up from $70,000 in 2014 and called on financial planners to help disburse the funds to community not-for-profits and charities that work with disadvantaged young Australians. The increased funding, approved by the […]

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Future2 maps new route for the 2015 Wheel Classic

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Future2 has announced that its flagship fundraiser, a city-to-city cycling event, will take a 1,080 km route from Sydney to Brisbane between 10 and 18 November 2015. The Future2 Wheel Classic will arrive in Brisbane for the opening of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) Professionals Congress, where riders will be welcomed by hundreds of peers […]

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Future2 awards acknowledge financial planners who give back to the community

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The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA), last week announced Kathy Havers from Catalyst Financial Group as the national winner of the 2014 Future2 Community Service of the Year Award. Ms Havers also won the 2014 State Award in Victoria. The Future2 Community Service Award recognises FPA members who have, in a pro bono or public […]

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Future2 grants $70,000 to young Australians in need

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Seven community not-for-profits have been selected for the 2014 Future2 Make the Difference! Grants, with $70,000 awarded to programs that will support young Australians who are socially and financially disadvantaged. Making the announcement at the Future2 Gala Dinner at the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) Professionals Congress in Sydney tonight, Future2 director/trustee Matthew Rowe […]

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