In The Media

Our mentions in the media:

October 2016


CommBank Australian of the Day / Celebrating our amazing people Click Here

Kate Webber from CommInsure, our CommBank Australian of the Day (CAOTD) for October.

September 2015


15 September / Blacktown Sun / Program aims to change lives Download PDF

DONNA Roberts said she had always wanted to do something to help young women.

 

 

 

Screen Shot 2015-09-22 at 10.31.33 am18 September / Manly Daily / ‘Sister’ bond a big boost Download PDF

Mentoring program brings positive changes for girls.

 

August 2015


Penrith Press15 August / Penrith Press / Big Sister Mentoring Empowers / Download PDF

Michelle Tickner, of South Penrith, enlisted in the intervention program to make a difference.

 

 

1Bankstown Canterbury Torch9 August / Bankstown Canterbury Torch / Sisters make difference Download PDF

One of the local mentors given the task of inspiring and motivating girls through goal setting and encourage- ment, is Georges Hall resident Lillian Adnan.

 

 

Rouse Hill Times26 August / Rouse Hill Times / Big sisters join program offering guidance to teenagersDownload PDF

DONNA Roberts wants more people to join the SISTER2Sister program and help marginalised teenage girls, saying it is well worth the effort.

 

July 2015


8 July / Wyndham Star / SISTER2sister launches in Wyndham- Press Release / Download PDF

Passionate about making a difference in her home town of Werribee, Marnee is the driving force behind rolling out the mentoring program in the Wyndham City council area.

 

Canterbury Bankstown Express14 July / Canterbury Bankstown Express / Big sister to young women / Download PDF

Jessica Brown has received a Pride of Australia nomination for her work empowering young women.

 

 

May 2015


SBS.com.auSBS

Jess’s latest radio interview with SBS about the very controversial show “Struggle Street”.

Many teen aged girls find themselves in unfavorable circumstances and have no where to go or no one to run to. Eleven years ago, Jessica Brown started the Life Changing Experiences Foundation designed to help and give girls who are at risk, tools to turn their lives around. Today more than 400 girls and young women call her their ‘mother hen’ and are living healthy and happy lives.

 

July 2014


12th July/Daily Telegraph/Soul Sister on a mission

 

Marnee May -Pride of Australia Medal Award nominee 2014

Marnee May -Pride of Australia Medal Award nominee 2014

 

March 2104


 

13th March/Mosman Daily/Breaking the Cycle  Mosman Daily 13 3 14

June 2013


29 June / Sydney Morning Herald / The sisters of sincerity / Download PDF

19 June / That’s Life / AGE-GAP: 19 YEARS, Best mates with Dad’s ex? / Download PDF

 

April


17 April / Wentworth Courier / Cantor gives back via wellness event / Download PDF

April / CLEO / Hey Sis / Download PDF

 

March


13 March / Wentworth Courier / Changing Girls’ Lives Award For Mentoring Hero / Download PDF

9 March / Manly Daily / Our woman of the year / Download PDF

4 March / Australian Women Online / Federal Government should provide funding for girls at risk / Click Here

 

February


20 February / Wentworth Courier / ‘Big Mama’ could be our first lady / Download PDF

 

January


20 February / Prevention / Wonder Women / Download PDF

 

In The Media Archive:

  • In the Media 2012

    December


    16 December / Sunrise / Sisters Doing It For Themselves / Click Here

    13 December / Manly Daily / Sisters doing it for themselves, helping others / Download PDF

    12 December / Wollongong Advertiser / Big sister helps at-risk teenage girls blossom / Download PDF

    11 December / Illawarra Mercury / Gina honoured for help in the community Save / Click Here

    5 December / Casterton News / SISTER2sister program / Download PDF

    4 December / Hamilton Spectator / SISTER2sister program / Download PDF

    3 December / Portland Observer / SISTER2sister program / Download PDF

     

    November


    November / Southern Courier / A Sisterly Bond / Download PDF

    November / Fairfield Champion /  From Despair to Confidence / Download PDF

     

    October


    October / Channel 10 News / Channel 10 News / Click Here

    October 22 / Radio National / A Fresh Start For Troubled Youth / Click Here

    October 21 / Ten News / Youth mentoring can reduce juvenile crime by up to 70 percent according to new research / Click Here

    October 17 / The Australian / Helping teen girls to thrive / Download PDF

    October 12 / Daily Telegraph / Sisterly acts that pay dividends for life / Download PDF

    October 2 / Macarthur Chronicle / More than barbecue in Claymore: residents / Download PDF

    October 1 / Girlfriend / From Troubled Teen to Star / Download PDF

     

    June


    June / Connected Woman  / ConnectedWoman Profile of the Week / Click Here

    June / Dolly / Reality Reads / Download PDF

    June 1 / CLEO / Helping Hands / Download PDF

     

    May


    May 6 / Sunday Age / Mothers Day Unique Gifts / Download PDF

     

    April


    April / Womens Health and Fitness Magazine / From Mum With Love / Download PDF

     

    March


    March 8 / Beautiful You / In Celebration of International Women’s Day: ‘Big Sister, Little Sister / Click Here

    March 5 / Baubles Bubbles & Bags / Life Changing Experiences – An Initiative to Empower Vulnerable Teenage Girls / Click Here

     

    February


    February 22 / St George & Sutherland Shire Leader / Sisters help change lives / Click Here

    February 20 / thehoopla.com.au / Woman of The Week: Alicia Hill / Click Here

    February 2 / CENTRAL / Bond of sisters inspiring / Download PDF

     

    January


    January 26 / Barrier Daily Truth / Meet our Aussie Day Ambassador / Download PDF

    January 12 / Prevention / Finally, the Secret to Work-Life Balance / Download PDF

  • In the Media 2011

    December


    December 2 / Retrogoddess / Christmas Gift Guide – Gifts With A Purpose / Click Here

     

    November


    November / Brisbane Times Online / Doubly wonderful gifts for kids / Click Here

    November / WA Today Online / Doubly wonderful gifts for kids / Click Here

    November / The Age Online / Doubly wonderful gifts for kids / Click Here

    November / SMH / Doubly wonderful gifts for kids / Click Here

    November 5 / New Idea / Magnolia charity jewellery / Download PDF

    November / Beautiful You / Inspirational Person of the Week /  Download PDF

    November 4 / letsshop.com / Magnolia charity jewellery / Click Here

    November / Instyle / Nivea is proud to support, encourage and celebrate the SISTER2sister program / Download PDF

     

    October


    October 17 / New Idea / Nivea is proud to support, encourage and celebrate the SISTER2sister program / Download PDF

    October 10 / www.breakfastwithaudrey.com.au / Magnolia Silver’s Sister2sister Pendant / Click Here

     

    September


    September 14 / That’s Life / Savaged by a dog, saved by my sister / Download PDF

     

    August


    August / Yahoo!7 / Lavender and honey cupcake / Click Here

    August 24 / CENTRAL  / Mentor For Teen Girl / Download PDF

    August 10 / CENTRAL / Sisters are doing it… to help others / Download PDF

     

    July


    July / Cosmopolitan.com.au / Cupcakes that cure more than your sweet tooth / Click Here

    July / Onfood.com.au / Cupcakes for young women’s charity / Click Here

    19 July / Southern Courier / Sisters doing it for themselves / Download PDF

     

    May


    May / Total Girl / Can I help you? / Download PDF

    May 26 / Cooks River Valley Times / Recipe for love / Download PDF

    May 5 / Social Diary / Cooked With Love Cookbook Launch / Click Here

    May 5 / Hornsby Advocate / Pan cooks up top ideas / Download PDF

    May 3 / Hills Shire Times / Kitchen secrets a recipe for helping / Download PDF

    May / Madison / The Other Mother / Download PDF

     

    April


    April / Total Girl / Cooked with Love / Click Here

    April 27 / Canberra Times / Recipe for success / Download PDF

    April 27 / Blacktown Advocate / Menu is fit for mentors / Download PDF

    April 26 / Northern News (Rouse Hill) / Love comes by the dishful / Download PDF

    April 26 / Hills News / Love comes by the dishful / Download PDF

    April 13 / rousehilltimes.com.au / Yummy way to celebrate and thank our mums / Download PDF

    April / Woman’s Day online / Mother’s Day gift guide / Click Here

     

    March


    16 March / Wine.Food.Hotel / Cooked with Love – Recipes my Mother Taught Me / Click Here

    March / Lifestyle YOU / Give Back to Charity / Click Here

     

    February


    February / Outward Bound / Life Changing Experiences with Outward Bound / Click Here

    February / beautyandlace.com.au / You Are My Future / Click Here

    2 February / Milton Ulladulla Times / Australia Day ‘best ever’ / Download PDF

     

    January


    26 January / Thats Life Magazine / How My Sister Saved Me / Download PDF

    January / Girl.com.au / You Are My Future / Click Here

    12 January / Milton Ulladulla Times / News presenter, author our Australia Day ambassador / Download PDF

    January / Girl.com.au /You Are My Future / Click Here

     

  • In the Media 2010

    October


    21 October / Penrith City Star / Women build links / Download PDF

    20 October / South Western Rural Advertiser / Women’s group reaches out / Download PDF

    19 October / Northern News (Rouse Hill) / It’s been a great year for networking businesswomen / Download PDF

    19 October / St George and Sutherland Shire Leader / Big year for business women’s network / Download PDF

    19 October / Hills News / Busy and successful year for women’s support. group / Download PDF

     

    September


    September / Rouse Hill Times / Women in front / Download PDF

     

    July


    July / Good Health / Jacinta Tynan. As patron of SISTER2sister, Sky News presenter and author Jacinta believes making a difference to someone else’s life is the ultimate way to validate your own existence. / Download PDF

     

    June


    02 June / Sydney Star Observer / Sex Screening / Download PDF

     

    May


    26 May / North Shore Times / Jake helps troubled girls / Download PDF

    25 May / Trespass Magazine / Women in Philanthropy Part 1 / Click Here

    25 May / Southern Courier / Help for Sisters /  Download PDF

    11 May / Southern Courier / Sisters Help Each Other / Download PDF

     

    April


    April / National Women’s Journal / The profile on you on National Women’s Journal has gone live. It looks great!! It can be viewed from the homepage and is also in their “Inspirational Women” section of the website.
    They have included a link to LCEF which is great and also write at the bottom of the profile: “We are inspired by your work Jessica, and proud to feature you in National Women’s Journal”. / Click Here

     

    March


    15 March / Financial Standard / FICAP’s School of Rock / Download PDF

    9 March / St George and Sutherland Shire Leader / Scholarship honours director / Download PDF

    2 March / Inner West Courier / Sisters doing it for each other / Download PDF

     

    February


    24 February / Northern District Times / Sisters doin’ it for themselves – with a hand / Download PDF

    14 February / Sunday Telegraph / Turning Point / Download PDF