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The Australian government is offering up to $1 million over the next five years for community projects that help those in need, including those dealing with homelessness, mental health issues, and bullying, the BBC reports.
The money will be doled out through the Department of Family, Fairness and Housing's FutureSteps program, which aims to "directly increase the supply of accommodation with support services that will assist individuals or families experiencing homelessness or housing stress," reports the Sydney Morning Herald. Read the Entire Article
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One of the most significant challenges to social entrepreneurship and innovation is ensuring a diversity of approaches and participants in the movement. To truly deliver meaningful social change the leaders of the effort must share perspectives of the challenges faced by communities across the U.S. that can most appropriately come from members of those communities. Ashoka, through its All America initiative seeks to increase the diversity of social entrepreneurship practitioners.