Social Ventures Australia Limited

Social Ventures Australia Limited is a large-scale charity established in 2002. Their main activity is registered as human services management primarily serving early childhood - aged under 6 children - aged 6 to under 15 youth - 15 to under 25 adults - aged 65 and over families aboriginal and torres strait islander people migrants, refugees or asylum seekers people in rural/regional/remote communities financially disadvantaged people people at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness people with chronic illness (including terminal illness) people with disabilities pre/post release offenders and/or their families unemployed persons veterans and/or their families victims of crime (including family violence) victims of disaster other charities general community in australia.

SVA is a not-for-profit organisation that works with partners to alleviate disadvantage towards an Australia where all people and communities thrive. We influence systems to deliver better social outcomes for people by learning about what works in communities, helping organisations be more effective, sharing our perspectives and advocating for change. We do this through our work in Consulting, Impact Investing, Ventures and Policy and Advocacy.

Social Ventures Australia Limited

Who They Help

  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Victims of disaster
  • Victims of crime (including family violence)
  • Veterans and/or their families
  • Unemployed persons
  • Pre/post release offenders and/or their families
  • People with disabilities
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
  • Other charities
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • General community in Australia
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • Families
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people



Total employee expenses: $13,047,000 (75% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $141,815.

Revenue vs Expenses

Social Ventures Australia Limited has seen an average annual growth of 4% in revenue versus a 6% p.a. increase in expenses. This imbalance can sometimes mean a challenge for long-term financial management.

Grants given out in 2020 for use within Australia: $625,000

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2020, Social Ventures Australia Limited has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.20. This is considered safer than average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Adam Davids
Possibly also represents: One Dollar Project Inc.
Robert Fitzgerald
Daisy Mallett
Christopher Harrop
Robert Koczkar
Suzanna Riddell
Possibly also represents: The Observership Program Limited.
Tanya Gilerman

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Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status

Donations can be claimed as a tax deduction. (Listed by name DGR).

Office Address
L 7 1 Chifley Sq
Operating States
Entity Type
Australian Public Company

A company is a non-individual client type. Company is defined to include a body corporate and any other unincorporated association or body of persons but does not include a partnership or a non-entity joint venture.

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