2 results for month: 05/2015


Sewing Stories

Sewing Stories project runs every week during secondary school semesters. The project aims to bring together women from different cultural, linguistic and religious backgrounds through sewing. Within the Sewing Stories program women are provided with a safe space and an environment in which to learn new skills, have morning tea and share conversations about their own culture, way of life and traditions which in turn results in a better understanding of different cultures, better harmony in the community and reduced isolation. These classes are held every Friday 9.30am - 2.30pm.  Note: Classes are currently full. Interested participants will ...

Restoring Hope – show your support!

Campaign Overview We want to create positive films for young people of refugee backgrounds and develop their skills in film and media. Please support our fundraising project by visiting this link: http://startsomegood.com/Restoringhope               Western Sydney is young and multicultural, but this is not represented in the media. Much of the mainstream media focuses on the negative aspects of the area and the people that reside in the western suburbs. We want to change that. We want to project positive images of a young a multicultural Western Sydney. We want to give young film ...