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ABOUT US

The Kirrikin Foundation emerged in late 2022 to address the perceived requirement for ongoing support in advancing and commercialising Indigenous creative businesses.

The purpose of the Kirrikin Foundation is to empower and support Indigenous Australian people and communities through various initiatives, through promoting Indigenous art, culture, and education. Kirrikin Foundation aims to create opportunities for Indigenous Australians, preserve their cultural heritage, and foster sustainable development within their communities. It may also focus on initiatives related to health, social welfare, and economic empowerment, aiming to address the unique challenges faced by Indigenous peoples and contribute to their overall well-being and resilience.

OUR VALUE

Kirrikin Foundation aspires to create a cultural and economic impact by championing the growth of Indigenous creative enterprises. Through innovative initiatives and partnerships, the foundation seeks to build a global platform for Indigenous artists and businesses fostering sustainable success and cultural exchange.

OUR MISSION

Kirrikin Foundation is committed to fostering economic and cultural sustainability within Indigenous communities. Our mission involves nurturing creativity through tailored programs, advocating for equitable opportunities, and cultivating a global presence for Indigenous artists and businesses.

The Purpose

The purpose of the Kirrikin Foundation is to empower and support Indigenous Australian people and communities through various initiatives, through promoting Indigenous art, culture, and education. Kirrikin Foundation aims to create opportunities for Indigenous Australians, preserve their cultural heritage, and foster sustainable development within their communities. It may also focus on initiatives related to health, social welfare, and economic empowerment, aiming to address the unique challenges faced by Indigenous peoples and contribute to their overall well-being and resiliences.

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Our Challenges at Kirrikin Foundation

Kirrikin Foundation acknowledges the complexities of navigating socio-economic disparities, preserving cultural authenticity amidst globalization, and overcoming systemic barriers hindering the full realisation of Indigenous potential.

Our Challenges

Our Solutions

Our holistic approach includes capacity building programs, mentorship opportunities, and advocacy for policies that address systemic issues. Kirrikin Foundation is dedicated to crafting comprehensive solutions that empower Indigenous communities economically, culturally and socially. Through collaborative efforts, we aim to create an environment where Indigenous creativity not only flourishes but becomes a driving force for positive transformation on a broader scale.

Travelling Runways

Travelling Runways is a cultural exchange program that shares Indigenous Australian culture and history with people, communities and business around the globe.

The program involves activities as extensive as fashion showcases and runways, to more intimate interactions like presentations, workshops and discussion at local educational institutes.

It is through these cultural exchanges that Travelling Runways can foster and promote cross cultural understanding and appreciation of diverse cultures.

Travelling Runways

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Empowered Women

The Empowered Women program by the Kirrikin Foundation aims to break down barriers, providing platforms for skill development, entrepreneurship, and leadership.By nurturing a supportive network and offering resources tailored to the unique needs of Indigenous women, the program seeks to enhance economic independence, amplify voices, and contribute to overall empowerment and wellbeing of women in Indigenous communities.

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THE TEAM

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WOULD YOU LIKE TO HELP?

Your support will aid in the implementation and expansion of programs, initiatives and projects aimed at empowering Indigenous communities and businesses.

We would love to explore opportunities to collaborate based on your organisations strengths and resources.

CONNECT WITH US

For more information please contact our team

+61 472900908 | info@kirrikin.com | www.kirrikin.com