1 May

Podio – collaborating and working remotely

Posted by
Podio – collaborating and working remotely

Thanks to Podio we are able to collaborate and work remotely. We use Podio for our intranet, which integrated with Google Drive and GoToMeeting means we can collaborate across sites and remotely and with our partners in other towns and cities. We received Podio sponsorship and recommend other not-for-profit organisations check-out how to get sponsored.  

17 April

Highlands Foundation supporting mothers and babies in Papua New Guinea

Posted by
Highlands Foundation supporting mothers and babies in Papua New Guinea

We recently met up with and look forward to working with the Highlands Foundation who provide funds, equipment and training opportunities for health care centers in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea (PNG). It was established by a number of Australian health care professionals in response to the poorly resourced health system in PNG. Their focus to date […]

17 April

Care Australia International Women’s Day breakfast

Posted by

Ann and Rhonda attended the Care Australia International Women’s Day breakfast on March 8th hosted by CARE Australia CEO, Dr Julia Newton-Howes AM and Westpac Group’s CEO, Gail Kelly. A great networking event. Did You Know? Sixty per cent of the world’s working poor are women Women perform two-thirds of the world’s work, yet earn less than ten per […]

17 April

Bulleen Heights School New Bus Arrives

Posted by

sriemulyani.staf.upi.edu

8 April

Future2 Foundation Supports Wadeye

Posted by

Future2, the foundation of the Australian Financial Planning Association has joined forces with KSF and Palngun Wurnangat Association (PWA) to provide a grant to support retail and hospitality training for local young women in Thamarrurr country (Wadeye in  remote NT), enabling them to work in the T-House and takeaway run by the Association. Pictured (left to right) […]

22 March

Big Red Kidney Bus Community Launch

Posted by
Big Red Kidney Bus Community Launch

The Traralgon Lions Club, Latrobe Valley Bus Lines (LVBL), KSF, and the Mobile Kidney Dialysis (MKD) Group, Latrobe Valley, in conjunction with Kidney Health Australia, hosted the Big Red Kidney Bus community launch; celebrating the world first mobile dialysis unit, at the Traralgon Farmer’s Market on Saturday, 22nd March. A vibrant display of the Latrobe […]

18 October

Water for Wadeye Children

Posted by
Water for Wadeye Children

Children now have another reason to attend school in the remote region of Wadeye, NT. Clean, and flowing water, something that most people take for granted, has just been made available at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Thamarrurr Catholic School (OLSHTCS). The children can access a bubbler tap any time of the day, and […]

24 September

Kathy Recognised for her Great Work

Posted by
Kathy Recognised for her Great Work

KSF Director Kathy Havers has been awarded the Financial Planning Association (FPA) – Community Service Best Practice Award – Vic 2013. The award was presented at the FPA Conference in October 2013, to recognise Kathy’s involvement as a financial planner for people, communities, and groups that really need that extra helping hand. Kathy highlights her […]

14 June

Wadeye Health Festival Success

Posted by
Wadeye Health Festival Success

The Wadeye community came together in June 2013 to celebrate community and learn about kidney health. KSF teamed up with Kidney Health Australia to deliver the meaningful event, the likes of which has never been seen in Wadeye. Assisted by a range of other groups such as the Palngun Wurnangat Association, the Wadeye community were treated to […]

22 March

Football Origins Explored

Posted by
Football Origins Explored

In March 2013 KSF, the Thathangathay Foundation, and the Bright P-12 College held a community Marngrook match. This amazing day involved the whole school community, lots of locals and a group visiting from Wadeye in the Northern Territory. KSF Director Rebecca Crawley, a teacher at the school, put together a program that included two teams […]