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Donate a Mask with SisterWorks

Donate a Mask with SisterWorks Previous Next Make a difference….. Donate A Mask For every $10 donated to SisterWorks, we will provide and distribute a DHHS mask to a vulnerable member of our community. Our goal is to donate 5000 masks. It is our passion at SisterWorks to support not only our Sisters and their community but also the wider community around us. Over the past couple of months, we have created some beautiful friendships Read more…

7News Mask Update

Reusable Mask Production https://sisterworks.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/7-news-mask-ifrin-Jay_Trim.mp4 SisterWorks was featured a second time on Seven News. What a fabulous opportunity to raise our platform. Ifrin Fittock explains the work that goes on behind producing our Reusable Cloth Face Masks, with staff, Sisters and volunteers working Monday through to Sunday. This effort can result in up to 10,000 masks being made weekly. Following on from the announcement from the Victorian Government on Stage 4 work restrictions we are able Read more…

Thank You

Thank You

Thank You We are profoundly grateful for your support. With your generosity, and the help of our matchers, over $80K has been raised for SisterWorks. Your gift will enable us to continue to empower our Sisters in these difficult times. Through work, entrepreneurship and community connection, SisterWorks supports women who are refugees, asylum seekers and migrants to improve their confidence, mental wellbeing, sense of belonging and economic outlook. We will continue to work today, tomorrow Read more…

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

UNW IWD Melbourne 2020

Our inspirational Founder and CEO Luz Restrepo is speaking at the UN Women Australia International Women’s Day (IWD) Breakfasts around Australia.

The 2020 global IWD theme is Generation Equality.

Generation Equality is a call to action to join forces across generations, to create a world where every girl and woman has equal opportunities to fulfil their full potential. Equal access to education and income are central to levelling the playing field for women around the world.

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A Second Chance through Education

A Second Chance through Education There are over 500 million illiterate women in the world. UN Women and BHP Foundation, through a three-year partnership will empower marginalized women through a second chance at education. The project will aim to enhance educational and learning pathways available to women and young women ensuring no one is left behind.

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