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Opportunity International Australia is a non-profit organisation that uses a sustainable approach to solve the problem of poverty. Rather than a hand-out, they provide people living in poverty with a small loan (microfinance) to help them start or grow their own small business. This enables them to earn a regular income so they no longer have to struggle to afford food, clean water, proper shelter or an education for their children.
The Project AWARE Foundation is a global movement of scuba divers protecting our ocean planet - one dive at time. Focused on the critical issues of Sharks in Peril and Marine Debris, Project AWARE empowers thousands of divers in more than 180 countries to work together for a clean, healthy and abundant ocean planet.
UNICEF works in over 190 countries to promote and protect the rights of children. The world’s largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, clean water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and HIV.
Empower is a sustainable development organisation that enables rural entrepreneurs to build self-reliant communities. They empower communities to action a self derived vision for change through a broad network of local partnerships across a 5 year period of involvement. Community Banking (micro-finance), Access to Sustainable Technology (e.g. Off-grid Renewable Energy) and Capacity Building (E.g. Leadership. Entrepreneurship Agriculture) form key pillars in our holistic community-led approach. Empower currently have a focus on Malawi and Sri Lanka.
The Black Dog Institute is a world-leader in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder. The Institute's goal is to advance the understanding, diagnosis and management of the mood disorders by continuously raising clinical, research, education and training standards. In so doing, the Institute aims to improve the lives of those affected - and in turn - the lives of their families and friends.
Cancer Council NSW is a community funded, community focused cancer charity dedicated to the defeat of cancer. We are a member of Cancer Council Australia, along with our state and territory Cancer Council counterparts. Through the development of prevention strategies, research into new treatments and cures, and by providing clinical and emotional support to those affected by cancer, we work towards realising our vision of a society where lives are not cut short by or their quality diminished by cancer. We have the broadest reach of any cancer organisation in New South Wales and have been a trusted cancer charity for more than 50 years.