Month: December 2013

C-Life raises money for Movember

C-Life team Can-tache-bury did their bit for men’s health in Movember by growing moustaches and raising a total of $1614. For the first time, five Mo’Bros and one Mo’Sista from the gym took part in the month long event which raises worldwide awareness for prostate and testicular cancer, and men’s’ mental health. Their top-earning fundraiser

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Basic life skills necessary for children

For many school children the concept of budgeting, debt management or preparing for a formal job interview is a difficult one at the very least. Parents are usually the first port of call to teach these life lessons however not all are properly equipped to do so. The situation is further exacerbated as schools do

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Tasty tours highlight multicultural hubs

Food tours are a great way to try new flavours, uncover hidden food gems and explore different parts of Sydney previously not visited. One such food tour, called Taste Tours, was established in 2010 and has been operated by the Benevolent Society as a long term community development initiative of their Growing Communities Together (GCT)

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Education keystone for just society

It has always been said that death and education are life’s great levellers to social inequality. Edmund Ignatius Rice was one such man who believed in the latter; education was vital to achieve a more just and fair community by empowering people with the tools to break the cycle of poverty. He may have lived

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