Meredith Dwyer, FFIA, CFRE (Australia)

Director HomeMade Australia at HomeMade Digital

Meredith has worked with leading non-profit organisations across Australia as a fundraiser, consultant and event producer for over 25 years. A leader in the development of cause related marketing in Australia, she established multi-million dollar, award winning partnerships for Kids Help Line that were showcased and published internationally as examples of best practice.

In 2011, Meredith joined CauseForce as Managing Director Australia/New Zealand, leading the growth of their blockbusting fundraising events in the region. In six years The Ride to Conquer Cancer, Weekend to End Women’s Cancers and OneDay to Conquer Cancer raised over $110 million for cancer charities in Australia and New Zealand.

In 2015 she established the Australian division of leading global agency, HomeMade, working with over 20 major charities in Australia and growing their fundraising programs by up to 75%.

Meredith is a Fellow of the Fundraising Institute of Australia, and current Chair of the Board. She is a regular presenter of masterclasses and best practice sessions in all areas of fundraising, presenting at the Fundraising Institute of Australia’s National Conference, and in the past at IFC and the IoF’s National Fundraising Conference in the UK. In 2019 Meredith was recognized by the Fundraising Institute of Australia as the Arthur Venn Fundraiser of the Year.