Why and how do we focus on partnershipsMarch 9, 2023
All our partners are incredible organisations with such strong ties to their local communities.
Programs working with wonderful partnershipsMarch 9, 2023
Our partners ‘on the ground’ provide us with vital local knowledge to strengthen our programs.
Mereoni recently found her voice through new skills and knowledge...September 8, 2022
In Fiji, traditional community structures often do not provide women with the ability to play an active role in decision making. This is especially common in remote areas.
The importance of early education in FijiSeptember 8, 2022
In Fiji, people from remote islands often come to the city in search of work and end up living in informal ‘squatter’ settlements
Supporting women as community leaders - Peru & FijiSeptember 9, 2021
It’s important for women experiencing vulnerability to gain the confidence to realise their inherent value and vital role in uplifting their entire community.
Supporting Women's Leadership in FijiMarch 17, 2021
Women in participating communities are invited to join a series of training workshops delivered in partnership with local government and non-government organisations.
Celebrating 10 years since the canonisation of Saint Mary MacKillopSeptember 1, 2020
This year is the 10-year anniversary of the canonisation of Saint Mary of the Cross, Australia’s first Saint. At Mary MacKillop Today, we are reflecting on the qualities and actions that set Mary apart, and how her legacy continues to be relevant today. Mary MacKillop was an ordinary woman with an extraordinary dream and a […]
Aussie schools raise funds for Mobile Kindy in FijiSeptember 1, 2020
We asked schools all over Australia to hold fundraising activities during the month of August in celebration of Mary MacKillop’s Feast Day. We were thrilled to see so many school communities sign up to raise funds for the Mobile Kindy program in Fiji!
Why I decided to include Mary MacKillop Today in my WillSeptember 1, 2020
Now aged in her eighties, Leonie shared how she came to support Mary MacKillop Today many years ago by witnessing the wonderful work of her sister, Joan, who is a Sister of St Joseph.
Keeping Mary MacKillop's spirit aliveMay 27, 2020
I have recently been appointed as the Chairperson of Mary MacKillop today and am keen to try and emulate the remarkable work undertaken by our former Chair…