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Let’s talk about racism

Wendy Williams, Wednesday, 17th July 2019 -  How does race shape our lives? What does racism look like? What can we do to address it? These are some of the questions highlighted in a guide to having conversations about racism, launched

Quiet rooms shift goal posts for football fans with autism

Maggie Coggan, Saturday, 4th May 2019 -  Going to see a live AFL match is a fun, exciting night out to see your favourite team in the flesh. But for a person with autism, it can be the exact opposite. The bright lights, flashing

Rising Number of Indigenous Professionals But Still Unfinished Business

Lina Caneva, Thursday, 27th July 2017 -  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians have a history of entrepreneurship and engaging with the mainstream economy but constitutional reform remains unfinished business,…

AFL Offers Traineeships to Help Young Muslims

Wendy Williams, Monday, 15th August 2016 -  Australia’s largest Not for Profit, the AFL, is offering 10 traineeships to help assist Muslim young people make the step into employment. The positions, worth around $34,000 a year,…

New CEO for AFL Charity

Xavier Smerdon, Tuesday, 20th October 2015 -  Youth homelessness organisation Ladder, established and supported by Australian Football League players, has appointed former headspace executive, Elisabeth Tuckey as its…

Deregistered AFL-Linked Charity Considering Appeal

Lina Caneva, Thursday, 12th February 2015 -  The Balls4Life Foundation, the AFL-linked charity that was deregistered by the national charity regulator this week, is seeking legal advice on an appeal against the decision.…

ACNC Revokes AFL-Linked Charity

Xavier Smerdon, Tuesday, 10th February 2015 -  The national charity regulator has deregistered a charity that was established with the help of the Australian Football League to support prostate cancer research in Australia.…

Australia Post Names Not for Profit Partners

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 19th February 2014 -  Australia Post has revealed the seven organisations chosen to be the organisation’s Not for Profit partners in its national community program, including NFP sporting giant,…


Kicking Goals for Indigenous Youth

Staff Reporter, Friday, 20th December 2013 -  Work through the AFL has led WA-based Not for Profit leader, Lisa Cunningham, to help form a national organisation that empowers indigenous youth. Cunningham is this week's

Don’t Lose Faith In AFL, Leadership Conference Told

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 13th February 2013 -  Australians should judge the quality of the responsible leadership of the AFL Board in their response to the drugs in sport scandal and put aside the ‘hysteria’, a Melbourne…

Online Christmas Shopping? – Homepage for the Homeless!

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 18th December 2012 -  Online Christmas shoppers can give a lasting gift doing their Christmas shopping from Homepage for the Homeless, a charity webpage set up to support young Australians who will be…

Jim Stynes Scholarship Announced

Staff Reporter, Monday, 26th March 2012 - 
 Photo courtesy The Reach Foundation The Federal Government has committed $3 million to establish the Jim Stynes achievement scholarships for disadvantaged youth. Prime…
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