Recap: Social Enterprise Inspiration and Internships event

What do men’s underwear, plastic bottles and a man in a monkey suit have to do with social enterprise?  For those who attended the Impact Academy/ Milaana Social Enterprise Inspiration and Internship Night, probably more than they ever expected. Do good and do well: the theme was clear throughout all the presentations. Local social entrepreneurs … More Recap: Social Enterprise Inspiration and Internships event

The Impact Youth Social Enterprise Conference

Words by Sophie Wood (Milaana Social Media Hero)   Photography by Elise Stephenson (Impact Event Photographer) Three months ago I was browsing through my Facebook feed when I came across an event that sparked my attention. The Impact Youth Social Enterprise Conference was a three-day event that hosted a number of incredible speakers and engaging workshops. I’d … More The Impact Youth Social Enterprise Conference

Milaana Workshop with Volunteering Gold Coast

What are the capability of todays students & jobseekers? What are young people looking for? How do you scope out great cause-driven learning projects? These key areas remain a mystery for many Non-Profits so they were the focus last week when the Milaana team arrived at Volunteering Gold Coast (VGC) for our very first workshop!!! The workshop was titled ‘The … More Milaana Workshop with Volunteering Gold Coast

Milaana does TEDxUQ

TED Talks have been my connection to so many of the incredible thought leaders in our world today, keeping my brain challenged and horizons broadened since I first started following the podcasts back in 2008. My longstanding respect for, and admiration of, TED was recently brought to a new level.  I attended my first TEDx event on … More Milaana does TEDxUQ