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Media Releases, Coverage and Publications

Geelong Advertiser, 29 May 2019

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Leading child-led change organisation support student climate action

‘Northern kids strive to succeed in projects,’ Geelong Independent, September 2018

‘Kind kids make a difference,’ Geelong Advertiser, 15 September 2018

‘All abilities included in Geelong’s ‘society’, Geelong Independent, 6 September 2018

‘Environment and Kids Thrive,’ Southern Riverina News, 22 August 2018

‘Kids Thrive wins VicHealth Award by boosting student self-esteem,’ Generosity Magazine, 13 December 2017

‘Kids and Philanthropy: Part 2’, Generosity Magazine, 20 September 2017

‘Program sees Kids Thrive’, Riverine Herald, 13 September 2017

‘Maldon Kids as Catalyst Showcase’, Tarrangower Times, 8 September 2017

‘Kids thrive on taking a lead’, Wyndham Star Weekly, 1 September 2017

‘Hospital Concert’, Tarrangower Times, 25 August 2017

‘Nurturing resilience through child-led philanthropy’, ABC Radio National Life Matters, 16 August 2017 (or click on the audio below)


‘Animal Farm at Hospital’, Tarrangower Times, 11 August 2017

‘Empowering Children to Lead Positive Social Change’, Pro Bono Australia, 23 May 2017

‘Manor Lakes students become philanthropists’, Star Weekly, 19 October 2016

‘In School Philanthropy’, Tarrangower Times, 16 September 2016

‘Learning the Art of Giving’, Tarrangower Times, 24 June 2016

‘All kinds of lessons’, Hume Leader, 18 August 2015

‘Philanthropy benefits students’, The Mercury Carisbrook, 11 June 2015

‘Part of the community’, The Maryborough Advertiser, 19 May 2015

‘Postcards delights youngsters’, The Mail – Times, 26 September 2014

‘Nanna’s stories to entertain all’, North Central Review, 26 August 2014

‘Hilarious comedy act is coming to Stawell Library’, Stawell News, 26 August 2014

‘Confident kids take charge when it counts’, The Age, 30 April 2014

2014 Leading Learning in Education and Philanthropy (LLEAP) Report by Australian Council for Education Research (see pp 62-65 for Kids Thrive’s InSchools Philanthropy profile)

2013 Leading Learning in Education and Philanthropy (LLEAP) Report by Australian Council for Education Research (see pp 56 -58 for Kids Thrive’s InSchools Philanthropy profile)

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