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.

Vanguard Laundry

Vanguard Laundry

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Providing jobs and career opportunities for people with an experience of mental illness who struggle to secure work.

Vanguard Laundry Services (VLS) is a social enterprise commercial laundry based in Toowoomba; purpose-built to provide jobs and career opportunities for people with an experience of mental illness who struggle to secure work.


2017 Pitch
Funds raised: $26,310

Vanguard Laundry pitched at TFN Sydney in March 2017 to raise funds to contribute to new equipment required for the laundry that will help them to further growth, create more jobs and career opportunities for people who have been long-term unemployed because of mental illness. 


Learn more about Vanguard Laundry Services.

vanguardlaundryservices.com.au

Stroke Association of Victoria

Stroke Association of Victoria

Hope Centre Services

Hope Centre Services