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Inaugural night for Anti-Poverty awards

CONNECTIONS UnitingCare will hold the 29th Annual WJ Craig lecture and presentation of the Anti-Poverty awards next month. This year’s lecture will be presented by Assistant Police Commissioner Dr Dean McWhirter, who heads Australia’s Family Violence Command, Mr McWhirter’s diverse … Continue reading

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Something to Celebrate

It’s fantastic to share in the success of our colleagues this month with so many awards and appointments in Victoria and Tasmania. Awards and appointments: UnitingCare Tasmania CEO Lindy O’Neill is a state finalist in the category of government and … Continue reading

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Macquarie’s $100,000 Social Innovation Award

Does your agency have a new and innovative program idea? Does this idea work toward meeting pressing community social needs, alleviating disadvantage and promoting social inclusion? If you answered yes you should consider applying for Macquarie’s $100,000 Social Innovation Award. … Continue reading

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Harvard Club to send three non-profit CEOs to Harvard Business School

The Harvard Club of Victoria  will provide funding to three CEOs of non-profit organisations based in Victoria to attend the one-week Harvard Business School program Strategic Perspectives in Nonprofit Management (“SPNM”)  in Cambridge, Massachusetts in July. The A$12,000 award covers … Continue reading

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2014 Community Education Program Grants: Applications now open

  The Community Education Grant program helps organisations run initiatives enriching the lives of young people, encouraging self-development and enabling young people to give back to their communities. We’re inspired by the programs we support and the role they play … Continue reading

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UnitingCare ReGen highly commended

UnitingCare ReGen (formerly Moreland Hall), a leading alcohol and other drug treatment and education agency of UnitingCare Victoria & Tasmania, received a highly commended rating at the National Drug and Alcohol Awards. The Awards, which were presented on 20 June 2013, were … Continue reading

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Compassionate Employer Recognition for Lentara

Lentara UnitingCare has been awarded the 2013 Compassionate Employer Recognition Award from Compassionate Friends Victoria. This special achievement is awarded to a small group of not for profit and corporate organisations who demonstrate compassion for staff following the passing of … Continue reading

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NILS 2012 conference runner up

Lyn Gee, a volunteer for 11 years with UnitingCare Sunshine and Broadmeadows (Now Lentara UnitingCare) recently won the runner up award for NILS Volunteer of the Year at the National No Interest Loans Scheme (NILS) National Conference. Read the full … Continue reading

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