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Aaron Diviniti from One Tree Community Services explains why digital transformation is so important for charities and community groups, and offers advice for organisations looking to transform their digital capabilities.
One Tree Community Services works with people and communities to provide early childhood education and community services across rural and regional Australia. An ageing IT infrastructure, disconnected service centres in remote areas and a severe lack of web connectivity was hindering the organisation’s ability to adapt, evolve and grow. Directors and managers needed to access …
Professor Hugh Taylor AC is the founder of Indigenous Eye Health at Melbourne University, and is fighting to close the gap of preventable blindness among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders by 2020. He is this week’s Changemaker.
The feeling of restoring someone’s sight is what Taylor describes as “almost biblical”.
The surgery for restoring sight is often quite simple, but the impact of the surgery, and the emotional response that comes with it, often leaves Taylor at a loss for words.