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Out for Community
May 5 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm AESTFree
About this event
Out for Australia is excited to host the first in person event of 2022 called Out for Community. The purpose of this event will be to highlight the stories of the community organisations and the work they are doing in NSW.
The objectives of the event.
1. Learn about the work of the community organisations
2. Work with local community organisations to create awareness about their work and how individuals can get involved to support them.
3. What are the biggest challenges they face and what keeps them going.
More about Out for Australia
OFA is a national, completely volunteer run organisation that seeks to support and mentor aspiring LGBTQIA+ professionals. Our vision is to create an Australia where every aspiring LGBTQIA+ professional is confident to be their authentic self in workplaces that celebrate diversity and are inclusive. Our mission is to provide visible mentors, role models, thought leadership and targeted support to aspiring LGBTQIA+ professionals and to strengthen the sense of community among professionals and students.
Our mentoring program has had over 2,000 participants since inception. It is run on an online platform that allows people to choose their own match. We also host events at our partner firms, both skill development workshops and large networking and panel events, where we highlight role models, share experiences and bring the community together.