Dinner at Parliament House with Brisbane’s Young Change Makers!

Last Wednesday I had the very humbling honour to be invited by the Foundation for Young Australians to an intimate “Democracy Dinner” with the Speaker of QLD’s Parliament House, Fiona Simpson. It was an incredible opportunity to be in a room surrounded by young change-makers passionately discussing our system and how to further engage Australia’s … More Dinner at Parliament House with Brisbane’s Young Change Makers!

Spreading awareness at Bond University!

Last Friday saw out first ever student event at the Bond University “Club Sign-on Day”! We’ve been preparing for this day for quite some time, getting pamphlets and snazzy Ambassador t-shirts designed by the fabulous students of Griffiths Liveworm studio, honing our message and building a great team of Milaana Ambassadors at Bond. I must admit that I was … More Spreading awareness at Bond University!

Launching the QLD Social Enterprise Council!

The Social Enterprise scene in Brisbane is blossoming with an estimated 300+  social enterprises already up and running in the city. In lew of this momentum and 10 years in the making, the Queensland Social Enterprise Council (QSEC) officially launched at QUT on Monday! The councils vision is to: To support the development of a … More Launching the QLD Social Enterprise Council!

Milaana.org is live!

Hooray! Milaana.org is live! The site is now fully functional in its first iteration and ready for organisations to start posting projects and for students to start applying for them! Big thanks must go to the incredible folks at NetEngine for their hard work in getting the website to this stage! Thank You! I’ve been … More Milaana.org is live!

The Adventure Begins!

Hello! My name is Hollie Gordon and I am the founder and director of Milaana. Meaning “to connect“ in hindi, if you’ve had a look around Milaana.org you’ll know that Milaana is a social enterprise that aspires to connect passionate individuals with community-oriented organisations for impact placement opportunities. A university student myself, I’m very aware of the pressure to get … More The Adventure Begins!