Social Funds

LNP wants $ 20 million social start-up fund for Qld

The National Liberal Party has pledged loans for social enterprise start-ups, a new budget watchdog and a customer service minister if it wins Queensland’s next election. Opposition Leader David Crisafulli used his budget response speech on Thursday to reveal his plans for lending to social enterprises to help employ vulnerable …

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Northwestern provides update on its social justice commitments and discusses future plans Northwestern provides updates on its social justice commitments

A year after Northwestern released its social justice pledges following the murder of George Floyd, University President Morton Schapiro provided an update on NU’s progress in a message to the community on Wednesday. The University’s ten commitments, which were announced in June 2020, included plans to increase diversity in the …

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Some employees denounce a 1% salary increase | Local

WINDSOR – Bertie County Commissioners held a public hearing Monday night for the proposed budget for the 2021-2022 fiscal year. During the presentation, Bertie County Director Juan Vaughan, II., Said there had been several working sessions to review the budget and several changes had been made. “The updated proposed budget …

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