ENGAGING WOMEN AT JEWISH CARE'S ANNUAL BRUNCH

Interview with Delysia Pahoff

It was an enormous pleasure to meet guests at Jewish Care’s ‘Friends of Montefiore’ annual brunch in Melbourne. Sponsored by the Pratt Foundation, this event has a rich, thirty-four year history. 220 people travelled to Leonda by the Yarra to raise funds for Gary Smorgon House … Continue reading

A PLAN FOR GENDER EQUALITY IN AUSTRALIA

Engaging Women congratulates Australian author, journalist and feminist activist Dr Anne Summers AO who will receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Sydney  in recognition of decades of leadership in civic life. Her 1975 bestseller ‘Damned Whores and God’s Police’ was the … Continue reading

HOW I ADVANCED MY CAREER IN TECH

Interview with Maria Markman — Chair ACS Victoria.

I created a plan to improve my soft skills and started looking at what kind of professional and personal development I could do. Maria Markman, Chair ACS Victoria.   Maria Markman was a teenager living in Russia when her astute dad … Continue reading

WOMEN MAKING HISTORY: AFLW

I’m just coming down from the high of witnessing today’s NAB AFLW official season launch. Watching business woman Susan Alberti grace the stage with eight fine athletes and a shiny women’s premiership cup is something I doubt I’ll ever forget. Love the game … Continue reading

WOMEN WHO HAVE IMPACTED MY LIFE

Interview with Mal Walden

As the longest-serving news man on Australian television Mal Walden has met some incredible women including Princess Diana. Lucky for us, he kept a diary. Mal’s 53 diaries have now been shaped into a fascinating memoir, The News Man. I caught up with him and couldn’t wait to … Continue reading

AMBASSADORS RAISE THOUSANDS FOR WHITE RIBBON

WHO? Engaging Women. A striking blue moon guided 180 generous folk to Melbourne’s Lido cinema last Friday night, for our White Ribbon charity night in. The energy was nothing short of phenomenal. Best Part? Engaging Women’s community raises money for charity… WIth less than seven days notice loyal … Continue reading

AMBASSADORS RAISE THOUSANDS FOR FAIR AGENDA

WHO: Engaging Women CAUSE: Fair Agenda MOVIE: Suffragette GUESTS: Brilliant women and men of Melbourne. The Dalai Lama is onto something when he says, “The world will be saved by women.” Who would have thought we’d get a strong turnout for an advanced screening of … Continue reading

GUEST WRITER: MOTHER'S DAY SERIES

On night three of our Mother’s Day series we hear from journalist, presenter and freelance writer Kellie Curtain. She joins us from the desert: Abu Dhabi to be precise, where she’s living the expat life with her husband and four beautiful kids. Kellie explains how … Continue reading