Roots of Change is a storytelling platform dedicated to the Alumni community of The Funding Network Australia. Here we share their stories of ingenuity, courage, determination, spirit, growth and the impact these grassroots organisations have had, as a direct result of funds and support received from The Funding Network community.

Birth for Humankind

Birth for Humankind

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Birth for Humankind is improving maternal and child health outcomes for disadvantaged women before, during and after childbirth. 

Through their evidence-based education, support and advocacy programs they provide practical and emotional support to women from migrant, refugee or asylum seeker backgrounds, young mums, women experiencing homeless and disadvantage. 


2018 Pitch

Funds raised: $30,000

In her pitch at TFN Melbourne, Jen when was seeking funds to deepen the social impact of their Doula Support Program; mobilising and supervising professionally trained volunteer doulas (birth companions) who provide bespoke and critical support for women throughout all stages of pregnancy and birth.


Learn more about Birth for Humankind

birthforhumankind.org

Sisterworks

Sisterworks

Women and Mentoring

Women and Mentoring