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The Big Idea Awards Night

A team of students from La Trobe University has won our national university competition seeking new ideas in social enterprise. Undergraduate students working in teams from 10 universities took part in ...

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3 December 2013Category: The Big Idea

The Big Idea

We’re announcing the winner of our national university competition, The Big Idea, on Monday, December 2.  Undergraduate students working in teams from 10 universities took part in the competition during semester ...

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26 November 2013Category: The Big Issue Classroom

The Big Issue Darwin launch

We’ve launched The Big Issue magazine in Darwin to provide job opportunities for homeless and disadvantaged people in the Top End. The expansion to Darwin follows the success of the magazine ...

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22 October 2013Category: Magazine

The Big Shift

The Big Shift was held in Sydney on Monday, October 14, to raise awareness of our Women's Subscription Enterprise. Coinciding with Anti-Poverty Week, 200 business and community leaders packed copies of ...

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17 October 2013Category: Women's Subscription Enterprise

Homeless World Cup

We’re excited to announce that we’re sending a team to the Homeless World Cup. Seven players from our Community Street Soccer Program will represent Australia at the tournament in Poznan, Poland, ...

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25 July 2013Category: Street Soccer

Got a big idea?

We’re challenging university students to come up with social enterprise ideas that could support homeless and disadvantaged people in a similar way to our own social enterprises. The Big Idea competition, ...

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1 July 2013Category: The Big Idea

The Big Issue eClassroom

We're launching a new online education program to help school students learn about homelessness, poverty and social justice. The Big Issue eClassroom will provide interactive workshops for secondary students across the ...

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20 June 2013Category: The Big Issue Classroom

Lunch for vendors

Our Adelaide sellers were treated to lunch by celebrity chef Simon Bryant on April 17, giving them a taste of the menu for our upcoming SA fundraiser, The Big Lunch. Bryant, ...

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18 April 2013Category: Magazine

Parliamentarian Soccer Cup

Federal politicians will swap their suits for soccer jerseys as part of our annual Parliamentarian Street Soccer Cup in Canberra on March 14. The Cup aims to raise awareness of our ...

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5 March 2013Category: Street Soccer

International Women's Day

Help support homeless and disadvantaged women by taking out a subscription to The Big Issue magazine on International Women’s Day this Friday (March 8).  We employ women experiencing issues such as ...

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4 March 2013Category: Women's Subscription Enterprise

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