Walk Free: eradicating modern slavery
Podcast Walk Free: eradicating modern slavery
In this episode, Director of Operations at Walk Free, Katharine Bryant, discusses the rising wave of socially responsible generations wanting to make a difference, the methodology behind the Global Slavery Index as well as the challenges in collecting data, and what more can be done to eradicate modern slavery.
25 min listen |
Yalari: empowering the next generation through education
Podcast Yalari: empowering the next generation through education
Yalari is a not-for-profit organisation offering secondary education scholarships to Australian schools for Indigenous students. The organisation champions the value of education and nurtures an encouraging community for students to thrive in their studies.
26 min listen |
Jessica Fox: reaching for remarkable in 2024
Podcast Jessica Fox: reaching for remarkable in 2024
In this episode, Jess introduces herself as Grant Thornton’s new Brand Ambassador, discusses how her sport aligns to professional services and what remarkable means to her.
25 min listen |
Fruit2Work: making meaningful employment opportunities
Podcast Fruit2Work: making meaningful employment opportunities
In this episode, Simon reveals how he was affected by the justice system, the challenge of trying to transition back into the workforce – a problem that Fruit2Work is trying to solve one criminal offender at a time – and the most remarkable advice he’s received.
21 min listen |
Grant Thornton Foundation: igniting impact with headspace and Special Olympics Australia
Podcast Grant Thornton Foundation: igniting impact with headspace and Special Olympics Australia
In this episode John Picot, Chairperson of the Grant Thornton Foundation, Christina Molina and Jennifer Lobb from headspace, and Sean Douglas from Special Olympics discuss what makes them so passionate about the social sector, how the community can support their organisations, as well as the stigmas and misconceptions around mental health and diversity and inclusion.
John Picot
| 42 min listen |
Clean Up Australia: conservation in the current climate
Podcast Clean Up Australia: conservation in the current climate
In this episode, Jenny discusses the importance of sustainability, the impact of fast fashion on the environment and the role of individuals and businesses in reducing waste.
27 min listen |