Minister for Multiculturalism, Ray Williams today appointed Joseph La Posta as the Chief Executive Officer of Multicultural NSW.
Mr Williams said Mr La Posta has spent more than a decade in executive community engagement roles, including for the Australian Football League, Sport NSW and most recently talkforce.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams tonight announced winners of the Premier’s Multicultural Communications Awards.
Reports on powerful personal journeys of refugees and a comprehensive marketing campaign for multicultural carers were among the winning entries.
Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams today announced $300,000 in grants is available for eligible multicultural projects that strengthen social cohesion in NSW.
“Grants of up to $40,000 are available for year-long projects that will have longlasting positive impacts on our society,” Mr Williams said.
Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams have opened nominations for the 2019 Premier’s Multicultural Community Medals.
“These medals recognise the remarkable achievements of everyday champions in NSW who strengthen our harmony and social cohesion,” Ms Berejiklian said.
Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams have announced the 2018 Premier’s Multicultural Communications Awards finalists.
The awards recognise excellence in the multicultural media and marketing industries across 13 categories, including Young Journalist of the Year, the Public Interest Award and Agency Campaign of the Year.
Minister for Multiculturalism, Ray Williams, today launched the new Multicultural NSW Celebrating Diversity Grants Program, which will provide more than $800,000 to support multicultural festivals, events and community projects across NSW.
Mr Williams said the NSW Government is investing in multicultural communities across NSW to ensure cultural diversity continues to be one of the State’s greatest strengths.
Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams today launched the 2018 GIANTS Multicultural Festival, to be held before the GWS Giants take on St Kilda at Spotless Stadium, this Saturday 28 July.
The 2018 GIANTS Multicultural Festival will feature cultural performances, family friendly entertainment and food stalls from around the world to coincide with the match.
Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams today launched a new $1.2 million round of the successful Community in Partnership Taking Action (COMPACT) Grants Program.
Mr Williams said organisations have an opportunity to join an alliance of community partners who reach deep into the community to support youth who are isolated or feel disconnected.
Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams will host an event at Parliament House today to celebrate the contribution of refugees to NSW during Refugee Week.
This year’s theme encourages all Australians to stand #WithRefugees, to ensure people who are forced to flee from their homes can live with dignity and hope.
Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams today announced $32,000 funding for 17 festivals and events that celebrate cultural diversity.
Multicultural NSW Celebration Grants provide funding of up to $5000 to support multicultural festivals and events held all over NSW.