Our next Sustainability Drinks event is on Wednesday 15th of May, 6:00pm – 8:00pm.
Our guest speaker for May is Geoff Gourley.
Geoff is a leading Global Social Entrepreneur and now Executive Director of Sustainability Drinks Australia. As founder and company director of numerous other organisations and a board member of the United Nations Association of Australia (UNAA) Vic. Geoff has extensive experience and perspectives within the sustainability field.
Raised in country Victoria in the heart of the coal mining, electricity generation and pine plantation region, he has a strong and founded passion for community service, protecting the environment and creating a sustainable planet. His personal mission is to lead, develop and influence business and community toward a sustainable future.
Join Geoff at Adelaide Sustainability Drinks and learn about the exciting new vision for Sustainability Drinks Australia along with experiences and insights into sustainable development within built environments and sustainability leadership.
Our next Sustainability Drinks event is on Wednesday 20th of March, 6:00pm – 8:00pm.
Our guest speaker for March is Hayley Everuss, State Manager of OzHarvest Adelaide.
OzHarvest is a dynamic not for profit organisation that rescues surplus food from food businesses to redistribute to charities who feed people in need. OzHarvest not only helps provide nutritious meals to communities at risk, but also diverts tonnes of food every week across Australia from going to landfill. Since Adelaide operations began in January 2011 OzHarvest has rescued more than 750,000 meals and is expanding at a rapid rate. Hayley has been managing OzHarvest Adelaide and driving growth since its inception. With a Masters of International and Community Development she is extremely passionate about reducing food waste and engaging communities in sustainable food behaviours.
Our guest speaker is Fiona Whittenbury
Do you want your organisation to give something back to the community but don’t know where to start?
Fiona will share with you her successes when working with organisations from around the globe in designing and implementing community investment programs. She will offer innovative techniques that align community engagement activities with organisations and discuss key aspects of engaging staff and measuring program outcomes. Join us and be inspired by the efforts of organisations around the globe while exploring the possibilities of what can be achieved within your own organisation.