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The first ‘Building Futures’ workshop breaks down barriers to get more women into trades!

Tradeswomen Australia Group have commenced the Building Futures: Pathways to Trades, a special pilot program aimed at assisting women obtain access to well-paid employment in the trades careers.    Fiona McDonald, Managing Director of Tradeswomen Australia said the Wyndham Pathways Project, welcomes women of all backgrounds, and has a particular focus on supporting indigenous women, women refugees, …

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‘Building Futures’ Program begins soon at Victoria University’s Werribee Campus

Learn new skills. Boost confidence. Get a job. We can’t wait to get started at Victoria University’s Werribee Campus on Saturday 24 April, when the Building Futures: Pathways to Trades program will commence, running every other weekend for 8 weeks. The program is a series of 4 free workshops supporting women living in or near …

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SBS World News features TWACF’s Building Futures: Pathways to Trades program

On Sunday 21 March 2021, SBS World News aired a segment highlighting the brand new Building Futures: Pathways to Trades program launching in Wyndham in April. Watch it now! Comprising 4 workshops delivered over 8 weeks, Building Futures: Pathways to Trades intends to equip women with the choice to choose a trade if they want …

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Building Futures: Pathways to Trades officially launches at Werribee Mansion

Building Futures: Pathways to Trades officially launched at the beautiful and historic Werribee Mansion in the heart of Wyndham today. Tradeswomen Australia Community Foundation welcomed 50 guests to The Refectory, where they spent the afternoon hearing more about the brand new program which seeks to support women in vulnerable situations into careers in the trades …

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Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation Backs Wyndham Employment Project for Vulnerable Women and Girls

Media Release10 December 2020 The Tradeswomen Australia Community Foundation today welcomed the support of the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Fund, which has announced $70,000 towards establishing a special project in the City of Wyndham. Janet Cribbes, Chair, Tradeswomen Australia Community Foundation The Wyndham project will provide assistance to vulnerable women and girls leaving school and needing advice …

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Tradeswomen Australia Community Foundation Launch Wyndham Employment Project for Vulnerable Women and Girls

Media Release27 November 2020 Tradeswomen Australia Community Foundation Launch Wyndham Employment Project for Vulnerable Women and Girls The Tradeswomen Australia Community Foundation, established to assist vulnerable women gain employment in the trades, today announced that it had committed to establishing a special project in the City of Wyndham. Advertising for staff has commenced and project is scheduled …

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Tradeswomen Australia Announce Community Foundation

Media Release8 October 2020 Tradeswomen Australia Community Foundation’s vision is that all women are able to live free of poverty and disadvantage and participate in the career and life of their choice. Above: Fiona McDonald (TWA Managing Director); Janet Cribbes (TWACF Chair); Susan Alberti AC (TWACF Patron) Tradeswomen Australia have announced the formation of a …

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