Fighting Chance

May 2015

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Fighting Chance Visits Post-School Expo

The 2015 Northern Sydney Post-School Options Expo is designed to provide information for young people with a disability and their families about the different opportunities after school, and we were thrilled to be able to spread the word about the unique and innovative opportunities available at Fighting Chance. Expos just like this one are held all… Read More »

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Be part of something very special

In January 2017, a group of five people will embark on a SUP paddle from Victoria to Tasmania. It is believed that this is the first event of its type in the world. They’re doing this to help our organisation create employment and skill development opportunities for young adults with a disability. The event will be lead… Read More »

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Join us and see Jigsaw’s new office

Join Fighting Chance as we celebrate the opening of our new Jigsaw office, made possible by the 2015 Tour de Chance. Saturday 11 July 6pm start for 6.30pm tours of the office 5 Skyline Place, Frenchs Forest Drinks and nibbles will be served. All welcome, please RSVP to: sean@fightingchance.org.au or 02 9905 0415 by Monday… Read More »

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The future of Jigsaw

It doesn’t look like much right now, but the below building site is the future of Fighting Chance’s social enterprise Jigsaw. Next month Jigsaw will be moving into a brand new building, just a short stroll from Fighting Chance’s head office in Frenchs Forest. Jigsaw is a social enterprise that provides socially responsible outsourcing services to corporate… Read More »

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Inaugural Charity Golf Day on the Gold Coast

Join us on Friday 11 September at the beautiful Glades Golf Club on the Gold Coast for our inaugural Charity Golf Day. We are incredibly grateful to Ross Paterson from LJ Hooker Burleigh Heads and Neville Hedge from Bayer for volunteering their time and efforts to organise and host what we hope is the first of… Read More »

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Tour de Chance 2016

In just three years, the Tour de Chance has raised over $850,000. This is life-changing money for the people that Fighting Chance will be able to support. The Tour de Chance will return in late 2016. To be a part of an experience that will both change your life and create ongoing employment opportunities for young… Read More »

TdC partnership report

Tour de Chance partnership report

Today marks two months since the Tour de Chance rolled into Sydney’s Clontarf Reserve after an epic 1100km ride from Brisbane over nine days. Our incredible riders raised over $450,000, this money will enable Fighting Chance to: Triple the number of employment, skill development and social participation opportunities we provide to young adults with a disability from 40 to 120;… Read More »

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ATSA Independent Living Expo

There is no question that navigating the disability sector can be a confusing minefield. Even as someone who both has a disability and works in the disability sector I still don’t know half of what is out there to make life easier for people effected by disability. If you are interested in learning about the latest… Read More »