Australian based fair trade company Etiko has launched a new brand ofFairtrade sports balls, Jinta Sport, to support programs that help youngIndigenous Australians. Five percent from each direct sale goes to theMt Theo Program, which helps disadvantaged young people improve their lives with the support of mentors and elders in the Warlpiri regionof Central Australia.
At her Preggie Bellie’s exercise class, Maritza Barone would notice all the new mum’s come back to class after having their baby with cool rock tee’s, with vintage edgy prints on them, while the pregnant mums-to-be were wearing plain, striped or cutesy tanks in true mummy style.
Since opening in 2009, Living Fundraisers has helped more than 500 schools, children’s centres and community organisations raise in excess of $500,000. We’ve put more than 200,000 herb and vegetable growing kits into the hands of Australians who might not have ever planted a thing in their lives, and last year, more than 30,000 people received a Christmas Card that grew a native Australian daisy.
Jack Cheng and his two cofounders launched Steepster, a social network for tea drinkers, in 2009. It soon occurred to them that a tea club, in which members receive a shipment of new teas each month, would be a perfect complement to the site. But they were working long hours to get their site off of the ground, and never thought about making the investment of time and money that starting such a program would entail .
Ever wondered what clues to the past an image of a loved one can reveal? Or when that photograph you have of great grandma Maude was really taken? Ponder no more! In the latest issue of Inside History magazine, dress historian and image specialist Jayne Shrimpton reveals the secrets to dating old photographs. Her tips make fascinating reading.
Organizer is a simple CRM that you can take with you anywhere. Built for your Apple mobile devices (iPad, iPod and iPad), Organizer is a simple CRM that is an all-in-one solution – a platform to manage contacts, edit reports and mange tasks for professional and personal needs.
Having just launched newrepublique, an agency for the digital age, Nima has in less than a year achieved just over half a million dollars in revenue, grown his team significantly to include some very talented individuals, and secured an impressive list of clients including Coca Cola, Zurich, NAB, Tourism SA, City of Sydney and University of Western Sydney to name a few.
The Australasian College-Broadway (the College) was established by Maureen Houssein-Mustafa in 1994. A wholly Australian owned company, it is now recognised as the benchmark College in Australia offering Nails, Beauty, Makeup, Hairdressing, and Business Management qualifications all under one roof. Not one to rest on its laurels, this year the College is extending its offerings to include Aged Care, English and a number of other qualifications, each with a pathway to Higher Education.
For many years play therapists have known and used play for its therapeutic benefits to children. PlaygroundIDEAS has built playgrounds in many areas in the world where children have suffered torture and trauma as a result of wars, extreme weather and political unrest. Children use many forms of imaginative, creative and role play to express the emotions they have experienced which can help in the healing process.