Please take the time to read this article from our Founder and CEO. She took this call today Thursday 30th May 2019. The phone call I received today shouldn’t have surprised me, but it frustrated me so much more than usual. There was nothing unusual about the call itself though. I get them all the time. As we come to the end of our fundraiser for the funeral of Courtney Herron, a young 25-year-old woman brutally murdered in a park only a few days ago, it was hard not to feel defeated by this particular call, even though it was […]
Did you know we have an Op Shop that directly provides employment for women experiencing homelessness and domestic abuse? 100% of every sale provides wages for women in need, to help them afford to live and not have to sleep in parks. The Kala Space 50 Lygon Street Brunswick East.
On May 25 Courtney Herron was brutally murdered in Melbourne. Courtney had no safe place to call home and became the victim of yet another crime of violence against women. She was taken from her family far too soon and her death was We’re raising money to cover the costs of Courtney’s funeral expenses, to save her family from further grief at having to find funds to bury their daughter. All money donated will be given directly to Courtney’s family to help give Courtney the proper funeral service her family plan for her and hopefully alleviate some of the added […]