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Q&A: Ben Higgins, Alpha Youth

June 22, 2022

Alpha Youth has strong alignment with VFFF’s Christianity funding goal to provide young people with the opportunity to make life choices informed by an understanding of Christian faith and belief. VFFF’s multi-year core operations grant aims to help Alpha accelerate its encouraging growth trajectory with an ultimate goal of over 100,000 Australian young people participating in Alpha Youth from 2022-2024.

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Latest Grants – June 2022

June 22, 2022

This quarter, VFFF approved 9 new grants totalling $2,851,000.

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Our Approach: Decent Work Exploration Grants

June 22, 2022

The Decent Work goal has become even more relevant over the past year, as skills shortages are emerging in key industries and locations. This program funds Employer driven, innovative models for work that integrate learning to ensure young people gain the work and experience they need and value.

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VFFF Turns 60!

June 22, 2022

On 2 June 2022, three generations of the Fairfax family gathered for the 60th anniversary of the Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation.

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Q&A: Deadly Inspiring Youth Doing Good

April 1, 2022

In February 2022, the VFFF Grants Committee approved $49,500 towards rental property costs for Deadly Inspiring Youth Doing Good. Their vision for a ‘DIYDG Home’ is to create a safe space for young people living in the Cairns region. 

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