For the last 6 weeks, a class of year 5 children have been using their creative thinking as a tool to better understand and appreciate their local indigenous culture thanks to a Reconciliation Grant awarded by the Department of Indigenous Affairs and a clever little stool that goes by the name of SEAT. Since 2010, Geographe Primary School has led an innovative reconciliation program in … [Read more...]
A small bamboo stool, children discovering the value of themselves, humanity and social change.
On Sunday 21st October, Kids in Philanthropy which is a newly formed sub-fund of the Sydney Community Foundation held a S.E.A.T Project workshop, facilitated by Melanie Greblo. Kids In Philanthropy aims to raise awareness in children, from more advantaged backgrounds, of the poverty and need in disadvantaged Sydney communities. As you can see the kids had a great time building and decorating their … [Read more...]
How cool the world would be if mainstream business integrated social enterprise.
The S.E.A.T Project is a result of Virginia's vision to see global brands demonstrate that they can integrate social and economic value into their Brand and Business DNA. So with the S.E.A.T Project that is what we set out to do. Every step of the life cycle of the S.E.A.T Project has been engineered to ensure that we create a positive impact. Our intent to make a difference has been woven into … [Read more...]