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Stay up to date with the latest news on how Macquarie staff and the Foundation are helping to strengthen communities.
10 years of CoRe programme supporting sustainability of local charities in the UK
Since 2009 over 250 volunteers have spent over 10,000 hours helping over 60 charities tackle the strategic goals they were grappling with.
Foundation Week sparks support worldwide
The fifth annual Foundation Week was held globally in November, with contributions from Macquarie staff and the Macquarie Group Foundation expected to surpass the $A2.3 million in financial support that was donated to community organisations during the same period last year.
Just one hour to inspire a young person
‘You can’t be what you can’t see’ is the notion that inspired Rachael Box to start the London Village Network (LVN), which provides opportunities for young people in Islington to hear from local professionals for one impactful hour.
New international museum set to tell a largely untold part of history
It is a little-known fact that nearly half of the enslaved African people brought to the United States arrived at a single point in Charleston, South Carolina. A new museum is set to tell this largely untold story.
Giving a voice to the elephant in the room
How many people dressed as elephants does it take to break a world record?
Empowering children through education in Cambodia
From his home in Hong Kong, technology has enabled David Sit to mentor two Cambodian children, meeting with them on a regular basis via Skype to discuss school, their lives, practice speaking English and talk about their plans and dreams for the future.
Macquarie launches inaugural Mentoring Week
As part of Mentoring Month, the Macquarie Group Foundation recently held its inaugural Mentoring Week in the Americas.
Helping youth tackle social and economic disengagement
The Macquarie Group Foundation has decided to focus its grant making strategy in Australia over coming years on creating educational, social and economic opportunity for young people.