MEDIA, JOBS & RESOURCES FOR THE COMMON GOOD
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Ellie Cooper is a journalist covering the social sector.

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Australia’s Refugee and Asylum Seeker Paradox

Ellie Cooper, Friday, 24th February 2017 -  Australia excels in resettling refugees but is trailing the world in its approach to asylum seekers, the Refugee Council’s first State of the Nation report has found.

Australia’s Impact Investment Market Development Enters New Era

Ellie Cooper, Thursday, 23rd February 2017 -  Australia’s growing impact investment market is moving into the next wave of development.

Youth Homelessness Prevention Funding Saved

Ellie Cooper, Wednesday, 22nd February 2017 -  The federal government has extended funding for its youth homelessness prevention program, providing relief for community service organisations who feared it would shut down.

New Initiative Helps NFPs Attract Impact Investment

Ellie Cooper, Tuesday, 21st February 2017 -  A new grants program will help not-for-profit organisations explore the “huge potential” of impact investment and attract investors.

A Social Network for People With Disability

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Ellie Cooper, Wednesday, 15th February 2017 -  Described as Facebook for people with disability, an inclusive and accessible social network has launched with the aim of creating a global disability community.

Podcast: How to Social Enterprise – Scale

Ellie Cooper, Tuesday, 14th February 2017 -  Social entrepreneurs may dream of changing the world, but to make a dent in the most pressing social and environmental issues, they need to achieve scale. Find out how in the final episode of our three-part series.

Picasso Collection Sale to Give $1 Million to Australian NFP

Ellie Cooper, Saturday, 11th February 2017 -  One of the most extensive and valuable collections of Picasso’s linocut proofs is up for sale exclusively in Australia, with $1 million of the proceeds to be donated to a not-for-profit organisation.

Australia’s First Homelessness Social Impact Bond Reaches ‘Fruition’

Ellie Cooper, Friday, 10th February 2017 -  South Australia has launched the country’s first homelessness social impact bond, which will support 600 people through a program focused on life skills and employment pathways.

Charity Asks for the Gift of Undies on Valentine’s Day

Ellie Cooper, Thursday, 9th February 2017 -  A charity is asking people, on behalf of their loved one, to donate new underwear to homeless people in lieu of traditional chocolate, flowers and lingerie this Valentine’s Day.

Vic Govt Faces Legal Action Over Children in Barwon Adult Jail

Ellie Cooper, Wednesday, 8th February 2017 -  The Victorian government faces new legal action, led by the Human Rights Law Centre, to stop children being detained in Barwon prison.

Concerns NDIS Quality and Safety Framework Forgets Majority of People With Disability

Ellie Cooper, Tuesday, 7th February 2017 -  Disability advocates welcomed the release of the long-awaited NDIS quality and safety framework, but expressed concern about the significant number of people outside the scheme who won’t be protected.

Podcast: How to Social Enterprise – Skills

Ellie Cooper, Tuesday, 7th February 2017 -  Find out what it takes to set up and run a social enterprise in the second episode of our three-part podcast series.
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