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Join us for Term 4 Student Graduations

20 November 2017 / Uncategorised

We are so excited to invite our wonderful supporters to Term 4 Graduations, happening from November 28 – December 8. We have 105 brave young adults graduating from the Personal Leadership Program this term, and we would love for you to join us in celebrating their achievements. Below we have a list of graduation times and locations. If you […]

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Term 3 Graduations happening this September

We are so excited to invite our wonderful supporters to Term 3 Graduations, happening from September 21 – September 28. We have 234 brave young adults graduating from the Personal Leadership Program this term, and we would love for you to join us in celebrating their achievements. Below we have a list of graduation times and locations. If […]

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Starry Starry Night Celebrates 20 Years of Youth Opportunities in Style

30 August 2017 / Students, Supporters

    Last Friday, the stage was set and the stars were hung for Starry Starry Night: A Celebration of 20 Years of Youth Opportunities. Almost 300 supporters and friends joined us at the National Wine Centre to celebrate the incredible impact Youth Opportunities has had on the lives of young people across South Australia since […]

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Term 2 Graduations happening this June

We are so excited to invite our wonderful supporters to Term 2 Graduations, happening from June 28 – July 6. We have 262 brave young adults graduating from the Positive Empowerment Program this term, and we would love for you to join us in celebrating their achievements. Below we have a list of graduation times and locations. If […]

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Save the Date – Friday, August 25th. Starry Starry Night

We are so excited to announce Starry Starry Night; a celebration of 20 years of Youth Opportunities on Friday, August 25th, 2017. Held at the National Wine Centre, this event will showcase the incredible impact that Youth Opportunities has had on more than 11,000 young people across South Australia. To receive your formal invitation, register your […]

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Shayla Shines at Charity Golf Day

24 May 2017 / Schools, Students, Supporters

Each year at our Charity Golf Day, we invite a young graduate to share their story with guests. This year, when Shayla, a year 11 student at Christies Beach High School, took the stage the crowd feel silent. Shayla graduated from the Positive Empowerment Program in 2016 after completing Operation Flinders. “Before Youth Opportunities, I […]

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RJE Global take out the Lee Newton Cup at the 10th Annual Golf Day!

22 May 2017 / Supporters

  Last Friday was a very special day in Youth Opportunities history; we hosted our 10th Annual Charity Golf Day. The sold out event, saw 126 of Adelaide’s business leaders and golfers ascend onto the greens of Glenelg Golf Course for a round of competitive golf, and to raise funds for Youth Opportunities. RJE Global took […]

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Youth Opportunities wins $100,000 Impact 100 Grant

17 May 2017 / Supporters, Team

We are so excited to announce that Youth Opportunities has been successful in winning a $100,000 grant through Impact 100 SA! The third annual Grants Awards dinner was held last week at the Arkaba Hotel. Youth Opportunities was one of four outstanding finalists on the night including Backpacks for SA Kids, Operation Flinders and MOSH. […]

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Celebrate Stars; a beautiful day at Serafino Winery

21 March 2017 / Supporters

  Last Sunday we held the first annual Celebrate Stars; an event designed to recognise the support and commitment of our Stars 100 Club members in helping to empower young lives. Members joined us on the lawns of Serafino Winery in McLaren Vale for an afternoon of wine and canapes with entertainment from the soulful and […]

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Term 1 Graduations happening this April

We are so excited to invite our wonderful supporters to Term 1 Graduations, happening from April 6 -12. We have 132 brave young adults graduating from the Positive Empowerment Program this term, and we would love for you to join us in celebrating their achievements. Below we have a list of graduation times and locations. If you would […]

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The Carbine Club SA helps raise more than $10,000 for Youth Opportunities

3 March 2017 / Supporters

  Youth Opportunities was delighted to once again be the charity of choice at The Carbine Club SA’s luncheon to launch the V8 series in Adelaide earlier this week. More than 400 guests were in attendance at the lunch held at the Adelaide Convention Centre. The audience was entertained by three very special guest speakers, V8 Supercar drivers, […]

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YES Project Launching Soon

23 February 2017 / Team, Training

We are very excited to announce we will be launching the Youth Empowerment South-East or YES Project this year. This will see Youth Opportunities expand our reach to Mt Gambier and the Limestone Coast. We are currently recruiting for two positions in Mt Gambier, Licence Coordinator and Licence Trainer, to help set up and run the programs. […]

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Stars in the Garden 2016

17 February 2017 / Supporters, Uncategorised

Last December we held our annual fundraising event Stars in the Garden, hosted by our wonderful and dedicated supporters, Melanie and Robert Champion de Crespigny. Held in the gardens of the de Crespigny’s, guests enjoyed a dazzling Adelaide afternoon of food, wine and wonderful entertainment from our student band from partner school, Playford International College. […]

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Team Update

7 February 2017 / Supporters

It’s been a busy time over December and January for Youth Opportunities. The following are the changes and appointments that have been made that will bring you up to date. Head of Marketing and Fundraising Libby McMichael has moved from the role of Events and Marketing Manager to Head of Marketing and Fundraising. In her short […]

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Stars 100 Club Soiree

27 October 2016 / Supporters

Our recent Stars100 Club Soiree transported us to ‘Vietnam’! Stars 100 member Kristian Livolsi, hosted the event in his latest venue, Vietnamese Garage. Kristian welcomed us to the evening, sharing why supporting Youth Opportunities and giving young people a chance to realise their potential is at the core of what he does. Our guest speaker for the […]

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