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The Big Issue reaches $26 mill...

This week is Anti-Poverty Week and The Big Issue is celebrating a big milestone – $26 million has now gone into the pockets of Big Issue vendors. Since The Big Issue was ...

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16 October 2017Category: Magazine

The Big Issue at Midnight Oil'...

We’re excited to announce that Big Issue vendors will be selling the special Midnight Oil edition of The Big Issue at select shows on the Australian leg of Midnight Oil’s ...

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12 October 2017Category: Magazine

The Big Issue City2Surf team

A team of vendors, staff and supporters is preparing to take part in the City2Surf in Sydney on Sunday 13 August. The team is walking together to raise money for The ...

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30 June 2017Category: Magazine

Classroom launches in Canberra

The Big Issue Classroom now offers workshops in Canberra, giving school groups an opportunity to gain insights into social issues.  The Big Issue launched the Classroom in 2009 to engage with ...

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29 June 2017Category: The Big Issue Classroom

The Big Issue Celebrates 21 Ye...

There's an extra reason to buy a copy of The Big Issue this fortnight – we're celebrating 21 years of helping people help themselves. Since we launched in 1996, vendors have ...

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16 June 2017Category: Magazine

2017 Homeless World Cup

We’re excited to introduce the Australian team for the 2017 Homeless World Cup. The seven players were selected from our Community Street Soccer Program. This year, the Homeless World Cup will ...

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22 March 2017Category: Street Soccer

International Vendor Week 2017

The Big Issue is celebrating International Vendor Week from 6-10 February with our annual CEO Selling campaign. More than 100 business and government leaders will hit streets around Australia to sell ...

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13 January 2017Category: Magazine

Big Footy Sales Challenge

Football players are selling The Big Issue this week to support the street magazine’s homeless and disadvantaged vendors. Players from eight clubs, across three football codes, are hitting streets around Australia ...

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5 December 2016Category: Magazine

The Big Idea 2016 Winners Anno...

The winners of The Big Issue's national university competition, The Big Idea, were announced at an awards event in Melbourne last night.  A social business idea from the University of Sydney ...

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30 November 2016Category: The Big Idea

WSE launches in Perth

The Women's Subscription Enterprise (WSE) has launched in Perth, with the first official shift held on 22 November. Supporters from the corporate, government and community sectors came together to mark the ...

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23 November 2016Category: Women's Subscription Enterprise

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