In this issue of It. we explore the many facets of community and meet some interesting individuals who are delivering a common sense of purpose in their own unique ways.
The story of community is the story of life itself. From Australia's First Peoples, to richly diverse collectives of people today, united by a combination of geography, values, culture, identity or beliefs, community is the glue of society. It brings us together with common understanding and purpose and allows us to connect in profound ways. When community thrives, it has a ripple effect.
“This is a place of healing, harmony and hope. It is much about our history, but equally about our future" - Interview with Nigel Dawe
In an interview with Shirley Chowdhary, CEO of the GO Foundation. Shirley speaks about her journey and why education is so critical to community services.