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Richmond Football Club to Support National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples Accord

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Richmond is the first sporting club signatory to a National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples Accord. Read all about it here.

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Korin Gamadji Institute (KGI) at the Richmond Football Club Invited to Present at the United Nations

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Richmond will be the first sporting club to present at the United Nations. Newsboys Foundation is a proud supporter of the KGI. Read all about it here.

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Hands On Learning Recognised by @HundrEDorg

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Hands On Learning has been recognised by global education non-profit @HundrEDorg, as one of its 100 most innovative and inspiring education projects across the world! Read all about it here.

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ABC News/Australian Story: Vincent Shin

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Vincent Shin: Australia’s first school lawyer confronts family violence in his past. Read all about it here.

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Former Newsboy Mike Brady Wins 2017 Victorian of the Year Award

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Former Melbourne Newsboy Club member Mike Brady AM, famous for writing the Footy anthem Up There Cazaly, has been named Victorian of the Year for 2017. Newsboys congratulates Mike on his achievement and are delighted with his continuing relationship with Newsboys.

The following story by Gary Tippett comes from the Newsboys Foundation 120 Year Anniversary Publication (click for PDF version):

Read more about Mike Brady’s Victorian of the Year Award:

ABC News – Mike Brady: Up There,

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2017 Newsboys Foundation Regional Music Award Winner

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The 2017 Newsboys Foundation Regional Music Award, in partnership with the Melbourne Recital Centre, is part of the MRC annual Bach Competition.

The Newsboys Foundation Regional Music Award seeks to address some of the issues affecting music students living in regional areas, including working in isolation and the added challenges associated with accessing learning opportunities. The award involves travel and one week’s accommodation for the student and a parent/guardian in Melbourne and a daily per diem;

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Hike to Higher Education

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The Newsboys Foundation has funded Anglicare Victoria since 2011 to strengthen young peoples’ engagement with education and community activities. The community development project commenced in Ararat and has since expanded to Horsham, Stawell and Wonthaggi. David Law has managed the project which has been successful in increasing school retention rates and raising the aspirations of thousands of regional young people. The Hike to Higher Education is one of many initiatives within this project. Read The Courier article here.

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2016 Newsboys Foundation Award Winners Announced

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The 2016 Newsboys Foundation Youth Leadership Award was won by Kelly Phan from Bendigo Senior Secondary College and the finalists were Thomas Velican from Nossal High School and Kristen Sellings from Yarram Secondary College. The 2016 Newsboys Foundation Regional Music Award was won by violinist Lily McCann from Colbinabbin.

The Newsboys Foundation has partnered with the Victorian Student Representative Council (VicSRC) and the Melbourne Recital Centre to recognise the power of student voice and musical achievement throughout Victoria in 2016.

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VicSRC Congress 2016

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How students from across Victoria help shape the future of education and have a lot of fun at the Victorian Student Representative Council (VicSRC) Congress in 2016. Watch the congress wrap video here.

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Newsboys Foundation and SVP Melbourne to help young people stay in school

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The Newsboys Foundation and Social Venture Partners Melbourne have joined forces for three years with the aim of helping 5000 young Victorians finish their education.

The two philanthropic organisations are backing Hands On Learning’s innovative education program which works to keep children in school by creating opportunities at school for young people to discover their talents and experience success.

“A staggering 10,000 vulnerable children are dropping out of Victorian high schools,

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