David K

"The most important thing to me is being a good dad to my daughter."

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29 June 2018


"The Big Issue is like having a large, caring family."

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14 June 2018


"I view The Big Issue as a symbol of fighting back, of not giving up. The Big Issue really dug me out of a hole."

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30 May 2018


I’m Egyptian. I grew up in a big family in Cairo – five brothers and one sister. All of them educated.

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21 May 2018


I’ve been in Redfern my whole life. I grew up in shorts, no shirt, a “walkabout black fella” they used to say.

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15 May 2018

Scott, Potts Point

"I enjoy selling The Big Issue because it's up to me. I choose when I'm out there and I probably work harder as a result"

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7 May 2018

Sean J

"I just want to keep selling The Big Issue and meet new customers and vendors, take it one day at a time."

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19 April 2018


"I love country music, I grew up listening to Slim Dusty, Lee Kernaghan and John Williamson to name a few"

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4 April 2018


"People shouldn't be too judgmental about mental illness. It touches everyone in different ways, people from all walks of life."

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25 March 2018


"We're all just trying to improve our lives for the better"

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9 March 2018

be a vendor

As a vendor of The Big Issue magazine, you buy magazines for $4.50 each and sell them for $9 each, which puts cash in your pocket to help make ends meet. To find out more or to refer someone, please contact the vendor support team in your local state.

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