In the lead-up to Victorian council elections, we chat with young female candidates! Here's Candidate for City of Melbourne, Brooke Wandin.
In the lead-up to Victorian council elections, we chat with young female candidates! First up, the Greens Candidate for Darebin, La Trobe Ward, Susanne Newton.
Each month we select one of our amazing members to tell us a little about themselves, why they are members of the Y and what they hope for the Y community to achieve.
Gift Box is a tampon company with a heart. It's a one-for-one social enterprise - for every box of organic tampons purchased, a box will be donated to women who are homeless and cannot access sanitary care. Think Tom's Shoes and Who Gives a Crap toilet paper. Instead of the profits of essential products going into big corporations, Gift Box will sell high quality organic tampons in stores and online, and use the profits to gives back to women in need.
We had a chat to now Olympian rower Lucy Stephan in light of last week's decision to send the Australian Women's Eight Rowing Team to Rio Olympics.
I do not know my birthday because I do not know my birth date. I am adopted. I was brought to Australia from Ethiopia at six months of age after spending a unknown number of days abandoned in the street. I was raised by two white parents, and I have two white older brothers
Sexual assault and harassment is a growing problem in Australian universities. YWCA Volunteer, Megan, has been researching the issue for the Y team and shares her findings so far...
TINAtalks #4 was talking politics at the State Library of Victoria this week. Read this fab summary of the night from our clever and wordy friend, Tegan Forder.