The Good Box, Gali Blacher, Maddy Jones
News & Analysis

Two female founders helping vulnerable people through lockdowns need a helping hand

- July 19, 2021 2 MIN READ

A social enterprise startup that’s helping keep the homeless warm and fed during lockdowns needs more support to deal with growing demand. Sydney-based Gali Blacher and Maddy Jones co-founded the social enterprise The Good Box as a simple way to assist people on the streets. Working together in Sydney’s CBD, they saw the awkward interactions… Read more »

News & Analysis

Online health social enterprise Umbo sees demand explode in coronavirus response

- May 14, 2020 2 MIN READ

  The medtech and telehealth are sectors that have benefited greatly from the disruption caused by covid-19 as the digital transformation of healthcare escalated dramatically. Among the online ventures riding that wave is Umbo, an online allied health services provider specialising in speech and occupational health. Umbo makes it easier for people to see a… Read more »

The Difference Incubator
News & Analysis

The Difference Incubator reveals social enterprises pitching to win trip to Social Enterprise World Forum 2017

- November 2, 2016 2 MIN READ

The Difference Incubator [TDI] has selected four out of 36 social enterprise startups to compete in its Dragons’ Den competition for the chance to win a trip to the Social Enterprise World Forum 2017 in New Zealand. Along with the trip, the successful startup will also receive $15,000 in cash and a spot in the incubators Investment Readiness Program.