Activity report 2010-2011

The Foundation celebrated its tenth birthday on 4th August 2011, National Aboriginal Children’s Day. The occasion was marked by a celebratory evening generously hosted by Genazzano FCJ College and an Oration from Dr. Anita Heiss, an Indigenous Literacy Day Ambassador and a prolific author.

Anita shared with those in attendance, the intriguing and captivating story of her life from the challenging family and school environment that she experienced in her youth to the joy and elation of being the first Aboriginal student to graduate from the University of Western Sydney. Anita recalled having to wear a hand-me-down school uniform and the many occasions she experienced racial vilification.

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John Arthur, Chair of Trustees