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Inset: (L-R) Isaac Helu, Chris Cook, Sione Na’a Helu)


To coincide with the Queensland Tonga Rugby program’s dedication to contributing to the community both on and off the field, senior players from the “Kidstime FDC” Queensland Tonga rugby teams were recently asked to do some community volunteer work with some of the youth at the Brisbane Youth Detention Centre in the Wacol area. 263 more words

The New Central/Cooper Mural is Fully Funded!

Our team is very excited to announce that the Central Ave/Cooper Street underpass mural has been fully funded! The same group that brought our lovely Midtown Memphis neighborhood the Cooper/Higbee mural will team up again to design a beautiful mural on the underpass many of us drive by daily. 66 more words

Change Agent Leadership for #socialgood

At Family Life our purpose is transforming lives for stronger communities. Whilst we have in mind the characteristics of the stronger community we are aiming for, we do not necessarily know the detail. 444 more words

Collective Impact

The Snowy Day makes a big hit at the Christmas Parade

My cheeks are hurting from all the smiling and waving. A great parade! Thanks, Maya, for being such an awesome force in Richmond, VA! 172 more words

Community Work

I Love a (Bookish) Christmas Parade

I’ll admit that I haven’t gone to Dominion’s Christmas Parade since my kids were very little.

But this year, my friend Maya – part of the beloved Maya and Shaka Smart duo – was named the Richmond Christmas Mother, the youngest one in the program’s 80-year history.  275 more words

Community Work

Blast from the Past: News of the Day, Around My Way

July 14, 2011

Lovely morning in this part of the world; peaceful and very crisp~ Today I am busy being busy sharing on my social networks links to views and resources for learning and community development. 173 more words

Academic Literacy

Private banks suck. Vote Ubuntu!

The last few days have got me back into my head a lot, about the world, about money, and about consciousness itself.

By the world i mean what we’re doing to it. 1,471 more words