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Win-win for Wayside and Macquarie
An in-house development course designed to build Macquarie employees’ collaboration skills and challenge their business thinking has had the twin benefit of helping well-known Sydney community organisation the Wayside Chapel over the last two years.
Chili, ping-pong and denim unlikely allies in HAY Center support
Chili-making can be a serious business, particularly when there’s a competition over whose is the tastiest.
Annual Foundation festival sparks global support
Macquarie staff and the Macquarie Group Foundation contributed around $XX million to community organisations globally as part of its annual Foundation Week held in October.
Core questions apply to organisations large and small
Working to assist a small, two-person charity gave Kate Giblin, a marketing director in Macquarie’s London office, the chance to see that the thinking around simple solutions required for modestly-resourced organisations can also be applied to larger operations.
Fitness fans get physical for good causes
It doesn’t take much to get the competitive spirit flowing when colleagues gather around to watch their workmates undertake a physical challenge, as Macquarie Jacksonville employee Michael Atack discovered when he coordinated an office rowing challenge for charity recently.
How falling over (for the sighted) can help the blind
Would you know how much money to hand over to a shopkeeper if you couldn’t see? Or make your way around roadblocks in the street? Or identify what that gushing sound is close by?
Shared pasts tell stories with an eye to the future
More than 50 guests attended the launch of the #SharedPasts exhibition hosted at Macquarie recently, following a collaboration between Macquarie grant partner Justice Centre Hong Kong and photographer Xyza Cruz Bacani.
Just say the Word and Excel: Macquarie volunteers lead computer workshops
Macquarie volunteers leading Excel and Word workshops proved a hit with students at Gurgaon non-profit Agrasar.
More jobs than meet the eye for local high schoolers
‘Work hard at school and see the pay-off with a good job later’ is the key message Juan Miguel Custodio hopes high school students absorbed, following a workshop he recently helped coordinate through the BIG Alliance’s Mentoring Works program at Macquarie.