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Jayme Fressard sprints towards success

Jayme Fressard sprints towards success Eve Wilcox chats to Jayme Fressard. Jayme is a professional rugby league player for the Brisbane Broncos Rugby NRLW team and a Creating Chances Facilitator. The two discuss, Jayme’s experience playing NRL Womens, how Jayme has...

Alex Brosque leads from the front

Alex Brosque leads from the front Paul Saulog chats to Alex Brosque. Alex is a recently retired professional footballer who is the most capped player for Sydney FC and currently holds the record for most goals scored for the club. The two discuss how football became a...

Jenny Blow triumphs in the face of adversity

Jenny Blow triumphs in the face of adversity Paul Saulog chats to Jenny Blow. Jenny is a two time Paralympian who has represented Australia in the sport of goalball. The two discuss Jenny’s journey from being born with Oculocutaneous albinism to representing Australia...

Leadership and Advocacy for Blacktown Youth

Young people are at the centre of what we do as an organisation. Together we explore the complexities of young people in today’s society, drive innovative solutions and empower young people to lead.  This is why we are excited to collaborate with The BELA...

5 Ways a Social Enterprise can Measure Impact

In this post, we will provide 5 examples of how Creating Chances measures impact on the social and emotional wellbeing of young people, and why measuring what we do allows us to build a sound business model whilst also achieving positive outcomes for the thousands of...

Student Spotlight: Kevin

Kevin is from Vietnam, and studies at Fairfield Intensive English Centre. Here, he shares what he has gained from his experience as a Creating Chances Coaches Program participant over two terms, including leadership, effective communication, coaching, public speaking,...

I am a Coach

The Creating Chances Coach program is step 3 on the Creating Chances positive youth development pathway. With a return to schools in term 3, five schools in the Illawarra are engaging in our leadership and community engagement program that will see the students coach...

Three ways I built my resilience to become world champion

Something that I have placed significant importance on throughout my life is building resilience and a strong character when faced with adversity or misfortune. Learning from all of the experiences in my life has given me a really good perspective on what is important...

Leaders for a Better World through Skateboarding

In our very first Positive Feedback episode our Legend Eve chats with Jessica Faulkner from the @Skateistan team to learn about creating leaders for a better world through skateboarding. Skateistan is a non-profit organisation that empowers young people through the...

Three Innovative Strategies to Engage High School Students

First Impressions The energy that you bring to the environment is what creates that environment. It’s about finding that impact from the beginning. It’s not about what you say, but about how you say it. Student’s will always remember that. Whether it’s through smiling...