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Support for returning to learning is key to protecting future employment

Renee Hancock, Tuesday, 2nd June 2020 -  The divide between socioeconomic disadvantaged youth and those from wealthier homes is at risk of widening even further, writes Renee Hancock, who is calling on state and federal

From Corporate to Giving Disadvantaged Youth Hope

Rachel McFadden, Friday, 4th August 2017 -  Alison Polyik had it set in the corporate world. But after 20 years of jetsetting around the world and climbing the corporate ladder, something shifted in Polyik’s life and she got

Youth Projects Recognised for Cutting Jobless Rate

Wendy Williams, Friday, 9th June 2017 -  A not-for-profit that provides health, outreach, employment, education and training services to young people experiencing disadvantage, unemployment, homelessness, alcohol

Solving the Workforce of the Future

Wendy Williams, Monday, 5th June 2017 -  The Atlassian Foundation has teamed up with DFAT and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to help disadvantaged youth learn the skills they need to prepare them for the workforce…

Newsboys Foundation Honours Young Leaders

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 20th November 2013 -  Two young Not for Profit leaders have taken out top awards in the inaugural Newsboys Foundation Leadership Awards. The Newsboys Foundation Awards are designed to recognise people…

Employment for Disadvantaged Youth on The Table

Staff Reporter, Monday, 16th September 2013 -  Not for Profits, business leaders, government decision-makers and education providers will meet in Sydney to discuss solutions and strategies to increase youth employment –…

How Young People in Australia are Faring – Report

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 16th October 2012 -  While school retention rates have reached the highest level ever recorded in Australia, more needs to be done to help young people experiencing disadvantage and geographic isolation…

Disadvantaged Reach ‘Adulthood’ Earlier – Report

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 9th October 2012 -  Adulthood starts earlier for disadvantaged young people in Australia and the road is rockier, according to new Not for Profit research. The pathway to a career for young Australians…

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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