The Laguntas and Jim Stynes Program’s showed their class with an entertaining and skillful clash at the Swinburne Centre last Friday. With players playing for a spot in the All Nations squad, the Indigenous All Stars Laguntas defeated the Multicultural Jim Stynes Academy by 17 […]
Richmond and the Korin Gamadji Institute (KGI) have strengthened their commitment to the Victorian Aboriginal community through a new partnership with the Victorian Treaty Advancement Commission (VTAC). Using the powerful platform of its annual Dreamtime at the ‘G match, Richmond will support VTAC’s initiatives to […]
The Korin Gamadji Institute last week assisted AFL Victoria with the delivery of a combined Laguntas and Jim Stynes Program camp. The three-day event, held at Camp Wyuna in Queenscliff, featured 47 young footballers with Indigenous and multicultural backgrounds. KGI Indigenous Community Engagement Coordinator, Luke […]
Korin Gamadji Institute will extend its globally-recognised REAL program thanks to a $1.2 million commitment announced yesterday by the Liberal National Government. The funding will enable the KGI to establish three Real Healthy hubs in Melbourne, Mildura and Albury-Wodonga, providing 300 Aboriginal youth with programming […]
Tarni Jarvis walked into her first Richmond Emerging Aboriginal Leadership (REAL) Program session as a “mentally struggling” teenage girl. Disconnected and down on confidence, she was attending school just twice a week. Now as a Year 12 graduate, she is preparing to have her in […]
Published on indigenous.gov.au Stepping out of your comfort zone requires courage and the support of others. And that’s how it was for Ali Charles, a young Indigenous woman from Berwick, Victoria. Ali and her fellow participants attended the Richmond Emerging Aboriginal Leadership (REAL) program in […]
This year’s Korin Gamadji Institute (KGI) Lagunta Sisters are excited to participate in next week’s state wide Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Association (VACSAL) Football Netball Carnival in Echuca after participating in a two-day netball and leadership program in partnership with Netball Victoria.
The Korin Gamadji Institute (KGI) recently celebrated its first graduate class of the inaugural REAL Empowered Program, delivered in partnership with A.G Coombs. A group of 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in Year 11 and 12 committed three weekends over three months at […]