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Luke Terry

Class Year: 2017

Scholarship: Social Change Fellowship

Connect: LinkedIn Profile

State: QLD

Focus Area

Positive social change

Luke Terry

Class Year: 2017

Scholarship: Social Change Fellowship

Connect: LinkedIn Profile

State: QLD

Focus Area

Positive social change

Scholarship Project

To find models of successful social enterprise that can be replicated in regional Australia.

Sustainable employment opportunities for the long term unemployed who have a lived experience of mental illness.

 

Biography

I am a social Entrepreneur and passionate advocate for using social enterprise as a tool for creating employment opportunities for the long term unemployed across Australia.

 

After founding large scale social enterprises such as Vanguard Laundry I had the opportunity to take take a Westpac social change fellowship and learn from 30 large scale employment focused social enterprises across the world.

 

Thanks to the fellowship I have now launched alongside our partners "White Box Enterprises". Australia first jobs focused social enterprise builder where we plan to create 5000 jobs by 2030 using social enterprise as the tool.

Skills & Expertise

  • Social Enterprise
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Long term unemployment
  • A failing government employment system
  • Community impact investment

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