The Integrated Catchment Management Foundation Public Fund (Catchments Australia Foundation) sources and manages funds to support the RBMS develop and share knowledge and promote capacity building in integrated catchment management.
The Foundation is the RBMS’s public fund and allows tax-deductible status for donations to the Fund. The tax deductible status allows the fund to receive donations from members of the public, institutions or companies for the services of the integrated catchment management industry.
The seed funds for the foundation were raised by two distinguished RBMS patrons: Don Thompson and Ron Hodges. The foundation is managed by a Board consisting of Lance Lloyd (Chair), Brian Finlayson, Ross Hardie, Ian Rutherfurd, John Senior, John Tilleard and the RBMS President.