The 2009 Black Saturday bushfires left many Victorians with only the ashes of the lives they built. One such victim is David Laity. Touched by the support offered by the Australian community after losing his house, he decided to start a high-quality wine company with a social conscience – Goodwill Wine.
Category: SocEnt Features
In a society where media is the most persuasive force shaping cultural norms, the collective message that our young women and men overwhelmingly receive is that a woman’s value and power lie in her youth, beauty, and sexuality, and not in her capacity as a leader. How and why should we change this? Last Tuesday ThinkActChange, tackled this question.
Think Act Change devoted its last meet-up to homelessness. Four individuals who have made it their life mission to tackle this scourge in our society shared their stories.
Under the 2013 eftpos Giveback campaign this Christmas, electronic funds transfer system company, eftpos Australia wants to donate $2 million dollars to charitable causes – double the amount they donated last year