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Building Thriving Rural Communities video

ACRE's partnership with Rural Councils Victoria to deliver 38 Understanding Social Enterprise workshops to rural and regional councils across Victoria has taken off. So far we have delivered the two day program to over 200 council staff, business and community leaders with plans to deliver another 15 this year and then again in 2019. If you or your council are interested in learning more or being involved get in touch with ACRE's Program Manager Peter Sacco. In the meantime Rural Councils Victoria have put together this excellent short video which captures the feedback of workshop participants thus far. Take a few moments to listen to what they have to say and how the program has helped increase their understanding about ...

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Igniting Indigenous Social Enterprise image

  The first Indigenous learning and development program has been delivered in Bright, North East Victoria, to the Thamurrurr Indigenous Youth Corporation - translated in language for the trainees. The program was about engaging trainees from the Thamurrurr Indigenous Youth Corporation in an introduction to social enterprise.  Exploring the definitions, values and purpose of social enterprise trainees were able to apply this knowledge to their own business planning process and delivery of their own social enterprise in Wadeye, Northern Territory. The two-day program was delivered to a group of seven young people. The participants were aged between 17 and 25 years and are completing a 3-month residential leadership program based out of Bright, North East Victoria. The hosts for the day, Justin and ...

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Inaugural Digital Maker Week in Beechworth video

Beechworth ran it’s inaugural Digital Maker Week in October for local young people in collaboration with Think Digital Coach. Young people had the opportunity to learn skills in virtual reality storytelling, filming and production. Take a few minutes to watch this live footage and have a peek inside the old walls to check out all the action. The four day Digital Crusaders program and the Digital Taster sessions proved to be a real hit with all of the participants.    

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ACRE Community Update image

Wondering what’s been happening? We are pleased to share the ACRE Community Update with you. This Update will be delivered to all letterboxes in Beechworth and provides the community with all the latest news and events from ACRE and the Old Beechworth Gaol. In this Community Update you will learn more about: Our Programs being delivered Events coming up The latest progress at the Old Beechworth Gaol Take a few minutes to read all the good news here:   

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