Learn how our past grant winners are helping change the lives of other Australians and making a difference in their community. Scroll down to see our latest stories.
We caught up with Down Syndrome Victoria to find out how they’ve been putting their $10k grant to use. They also shared some advice to consider when submitting a dream and tips for getting votes.
Down Syndrome Victoria, the winners of the round 1 2015, have helped appoint another young adult with Down syndrome into their dream job.
In Round one of 2015 Dreams for a Better World, Down Syndrome Victoria (DSV) were a finalist for their inspirational idea for an employment program to help people with Down syndrome work in their dream job. As a result of this exposure, many employers had contacted DSV to set up work placement programs.
We are delighted to announce that the new Women’s Legal Service Helpline was opened on 7 January 2016, thanks in part to the funding received through our Dreams for a Better World program.