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Kick Start gives Lucy a new direction in life

Kick Start gives Lucy a new direction in life

By her own admission, Lucy Brown had lost her way and wasn’t sure what she wanted to do with her life. Graduate Lucy Brown – considering her new career options. “When I first got a call to go for an interview for the Kick Start program, I wasn’t sure,’’ Lucy said. “I...

Melrose Park breaks new ground with smart climate project

Melrose Park breaks new ground with smart climate project

Urban renewal project Melrose Park is setting another benchmark with the roll-out of a smart project across the 25-hectare site.Seventy environmental sensors will collect data on environmental conditions, including temperature, humidity, air quality, rainfall, noise,...

Partners raise $8500 for homeless youth

Partners raise $8500 for homeless youth

 PAYCE Foundation, Charter Hall and Kick Start have joined forces to raise money for the Property Industry Foundation’s (PIF) homeless youth fundraiser, National Hard Hat Day.Kick Start, a PAYCE Foundation social enterprise initiative, operates a fleet of mobile...

Melrose Park receives international design award

Melrose Park receives international design award

The first stage of Melrose Park, One Melrose by PAYCE and Sekisui House, has received international recognition, with a second place in the World Design Awards 2020 for Residential Concept.The award-winning architecture of One Melrose is now on full display as the...

Grant gives Street Choir hope during pandemic

Grant gives Street Choir hope during pandemic

The Sydney Street Choir has received a much-needed boost after receiving funds from the City of Sydney to combat social isolation brought on by the COVID-19 crisis.The $22,000 grant has assisted the Sydney Street Choir to purchase Internet enabled tablets and provide...

New partners provide big boost for secure housing sector

New partners provide big boost for secure housing sector

A new housing model which involves the collaboration of property owners, domestic violence services and community housing providers is delighted to welcome two new partners to their unique housing collaboration.Left to right: Sallianne McClelland, WCS Director of...