28 Jun 2016 Annual Giving Campaign

Annual Giving Campaign

At Gondwana Choirs, we believe that young people are capable of incredible things. An SCC Choir Parent and 2016 Donor writes: I would like to give this gift to celebrate the remarkable opportunity to reach the heights of artistic pleasure and achievement that you have given to so many young people. As parent, I am

28 Jun 2016 Majeda Beatty

Majeda Beatty

Introducing the newest face at Gondwana Choirs, ArtsReady trainee Majeda Beatty. ArtsReady is a national, not-for-profit Employment and Education company that delivers support, training and education through traineeships in the arts and creative industries. My mum is from Cairns and my dad is from New York, making me Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and African American.

24 Jun 2016 I Stand With the Arts

I Stand With the Arts

On 13 May, the Australia Council announced the results of the multiyear funding for small to medium arts companies, which impacted deeply across the sector as the legacy of the Coalition Government’s 2015 budget cuts to the Australia Council. These cuts directly affect Gondwana Choirs, as we were recently notified that after over 20 years

26 May 2016 Annual Report & Annual General Meeting

Annual Report & Annual General Meeting

Members, parents and supporters are warmly invited to attend the Gondwana Choirs 2016 AGM: Thursday 26 May at 7.00pm Sydney Philharmonia Rehearsal Space (Sectional room) 15 Hickson Road Millers Point Gondwana Choirs’ governance rules require that all those attending the AGM must be current members, which can be done by paying $2 membership fee on

7 Apr 2016 ArtsReady Traineeship

ArtsReady Traineeship

An exciting opportunity is now open for a young and motivated Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to join Gondwana Choirs as an ArtsReady Trainee. ArtsReady is a national, not-for-profit Employment and Education company. They deliver support, training and education through traineeships in the arts and creative industries, resulting in quality employment opportunities for young Australians.

7 Apr 2016 New Board Directors

New Board Directors

Dr Tessa Boyd-Caine was appointed to the Gondwana Choirs Board in late 2015. Tessa was a founding member of the Sydney Children’s Choir in 1989. A criminologist by training, Tessa has previously worked in the areas of human rights, mental health law and criminal justice, both domestically and internationally. She recently was appointed the CEO

7 Apr 2016 Westpac Matching Gifts

Westpac Matching Gifts

Did you know that when employees of Westpac Group make a donation to Gondwana Choirs, Westpac will match the donation through their workplace giving program, effectively doubling the amount? This includes employees of Bank of Melbourne, BankSA, BT Financial Group, RAMS, St.George and Westpac. Now in its 17th year, Matching Gifts is the Westpac Group’s

24 Sep 2015 100 Women of Influence – Lyn Williams

100 Women of Influence – Lyn Williams

Congratulations to Lyn Williams in being named one of The Australian Financial Review and Westpac’s 100 Women of Influence in the category of Culture. Gondwana Choirs is so proud of Lyn’s achievements and now for recognition in the wider community as a winner of this prestigious award. Lyn’s abilities to communicate with young people and