To Connect is to Care

Words by Hollie Gordon Nietzche summed up our universal experience when he wrote, “Invisible threads are the strongest ties”. That force which we do not see, but we can certainly feel. Connection. It was only in my independence as a young adult that I began to truly value interdependence. It was another few years before I put … More To Connect is to Care

Community Collaboration: The Story of a River Dolphin

 Word by: Lucy Skadins At Milaana, our mission is to empower and inspire future social leaders. This requires personal and professional development as well as community engagement. Social leaders are created when their ambitions thrive from community collaboration and they can work collectively to create solutions to community issues. What begins as an individual endeavour … More Community Collaboration: The Story of a River Dolphin

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

Do unto others: The importance of empathy in leadership

Words by: Ricky Sheward If I asked you to make a list of words that described great leadership, what would be on your list? Would it look like this list by the members of LinkedIn’s Executive Suite? The usual suspects fill the page. Accountable, courageous, ethical, responsible. But what about Empathic? You know, the ability … More Do unto others: The importance of empathy in leadership

SUCCESS STORY #1 – Matt & Cropfest

Hello! We at Milaana are very excited to share the first of many Milaana success stories of connection! Each story will be unique and aims to showcase the amazing students and organisations out there and the awesome things that happen when they connect! ENJOY! Impact Project: CROPFEST Organisation – Youth Food Movement   Supervisor – Bek Daw Student … More SUCCESS STORY #1 – Matt & Cropfest