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Wendy Williams is a journalist specialising in the not-for-profit sector and broader social economy. She has been the editor of Pro Bono News since 2018.


Kids Just Wanna Have Fun


Wendy Williams, Monday, 23rd May 2016 -  Dean Cohen is a young social entrepreneur who founded Flying Fox; an enterprise dedicated to providing fun and inclusive opportunities for people living with a disability. Cohen is this week’s changemaker.

Searching for Young Social Pioneers


Wendy Williams, Monday, 23rd May 2016 -  The Foundation for Young Australians (FYA) has put out a call for the nation’s emerging social innovators, entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and changemakers to help build their leadership skills.

NFPs Concerned Over Democracy


Wendy Williams, Friday, 20th May 2016 -  More than 30 Not for Profits, community leaders, unions and commentators in civil society have united to speak out about the media treatment of Duncan Storrar and what this says about the current state of our democracy.

Four in Five Australians Would Welcome Refugees New Survey Shows


Wendy Williams, Thursday, 19th May 2016 -  Around four in five Australians agree that people should be able to take refuge in other countries to escape war or persecution, a new survey shows.

Gauging the Not for Profit Budget Impact   


Wendy Williams, Thursday, 19th May 2016 -  The Not for Profit sector is yet to see the full impact of federal and state budgets, nearly 200 leaders from the sector heard at a post-budget analysis of funding and policy changes. The Not for Profit Post-budget Breakfast seminar,…

New NFP Standards for Refugee Settlement


Wendy Williams, Thursday, 19th May 2016 -  A new set of standards has been launched in a bid to ensure refugees and migrants across Australia experience a consistent level of support that encourages their potential for effective settlement.

Workplace Giving is on the Rise But Still has Room to Grow


Wendy Williams, Wednesday, 18th May 2016 -  Workplace giving is continuing to grow but has still not “lived up to it’s promise”, according to new analysis.

Australia’s Only Not for Profit Real Estate Agency Goes National


Wendy Williams, Tuesday, 17th May 2016 -  Australia's only Not for Profit real estate agency is rolling their model out across the nation.

Campaign to Help Australians Learn Signs of Partner Violence


Wendy Williams, Tuesday, 17th May 2016 -  Geelong AFL player Jimmy Bartel has joined forces with 1800RESPECT and domestic violence campaigner Rosie Batty to launch a new national campaign to help Australians recognise the signs of intimate partner violence and how best to support someone experiencing it.

10K Competition for NFPs to Power Their Passion


Wendy Williams, Tuesday, 17th May 2016 -  Technology company Blackbaud Pacific has launched an online competition to give AU$10,000 to an Australian charity, NGO or university to “power their passion”. The Blackbaud $10K Challenge, aims to “showcase the passion that fuels the Not for Profit sector and

Youth Jobs PaTH Program Needs New Legislation, ACTU Claims


Wendy Williams, Monday, 16th May 2016 -  The Youth Jobs PaTH program, designed to help young people transition into work, could require new legislation before it could be brought into action, according to legal advice sought by the Australian Council of Trade Unions.

Google Wants Job Equality for Female Emoji


Wendy Williams, Monday, 16th May 2016 -  Search engine giant Google wants to give emoji – those small digital images or smiley faces used to express an idea or emotion – more female representation especially around jobs.
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