Our Friends

Connecting for community impact

There's great work being done by individuals and organisations in communities today. Here are a few of our friends working in and for communities. If you think there's potential to collaborate, get in touch with us.

  • Open to collaborating?
    If you think there's potential to collaborate with us for community engagement and transformation, why not get in touch for a conversation over coffee (or tea).
  • Waterman
    Waterman is more than just a workplace, it is a place to work, connect, collaborate and create with like-minded people. From their innovative community initiatives, to frequent networking events, workshops, support programs and a natural culture of collaboration, Waterman Business Centres encompass more business tools than just a fancy desk and a microwave.
  • William Wilberforce Foundation
    The William Wilberforce Foundation exists to support communities to care for marginalised and disadvantaged Australians, with a particular focus on ex-offenders and addiction. They work largely through local church communities to provide support and connection for those going through a difficult time in their life.
  • SALT
    SALT is a not-for-profit health promotion organisation with a vision to transform Australian culture through sport. Sporting clubs are at the hub of every community throughout Australia and provide the perfect networks to facilitate sustainable cultural change.
  • COACH
    COACH is a community mentoring program initially developed in Australia with a vision to see people in tough places flourish through one to one mentoring. COACH is operated by Crossway Baptist Church internationally and Crossway LifeCare within Australia.
  • Redeeming Our Communities (ROC)
    ROC is a community engagement charity based in the UK with projects across England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Scotland and internationally. Their aim is to bring about community transformation by creating strategic partnerships between statutory agencies, voluntary groups and churches.
  • Movement Day Australia
    Movement Day Australia is a gathering of Christian leaders across Australia from various areas of the church, business, education, arts, media, health and government to discuss how we can collaborate together to proclaim the gospel in word and deed.
  • Gathering Twenty 19
    Gathering Twenty 19 is a coming together of 25-35 year-old emerging Christian leaders from the marketplace to be inspired, connected, activated, mobilised and equipped as influential change agents for social transformation through fulfilling God's purpose in their lives.
  • Crossway LifeCare
    LifeCare is a community services organisation that provides help for people in local communities who are experiencing hardships, such as relationship issues, depression and anxiety, domestic violence, addictions and other challenging life situations.
  • Arrow Leadership
    Arrow Leadership is committed to community transformation by developing Christian leaders who are led more by Jesus, who lead more like Jesus and who lead more to Jesus. They engage, stretch and release Christian leaders for Kingdom influence and service. Arrow Leadership has been serving in Australia since 1995 by developing and equipping pastoral and executive leaders in churches, not-for-profits and schools.
  • SURRENDER Co.
    SURRENDER Co. is a collective of diverse people living the radical call of Jesus amongst the margins in ways that are relevant, connected and transformative. They curate gatherings and networks to share stories and resources to assist people to partner in God’s work in various communities and groups.
  • Koorong
    Koorong is a Christian bookstore chain and the largest retailer of Christian books and media in Australia. Koorong is committed to spreading God's Word and building up the body of Christ by providing an extensive range of Christian books, Bibles, music, software, DVDs, gifts and more.
  • World Team
    World Team is an interdenominational mission agency with their Melbourne branch based in our collaborative office space. With over 350 members serving in 28 countries, World Team’s heart is to reach, invest in and equip others to release them into ministry.
  • Scripture Union Victoria
    Scripture Union Victoria is a Christian volunteer movement working with children, young people and families to develop leaders, empower communities and impact lives through camps, holiday and school programs.
  • Thrive
    Thrive enables kids to explore, play, grow and learn to the fullest of their potential. It does so by adopting a holistic approach to childhood development focusing on identity, resilience, wellbeing, sensory processing skills, gross motor skills, fine motor skills and activities of daily living.
  • Gridhaus
    Gridhaus is a digital design consultancy that helps businesses and organisations do better through thoughtful strategy, clear insights, and effective digital experiences. Driven by a clear focus of designing for you and the people you care about, Gridhaus’ mission is to help the people they work with flourish and give greater value to their users.
  • Lewis Holdway Lawyers
    Lewis Holdway is an Australian law firm committed to reducing the cost of using law. Through a holistic approach to law, Lewis Holdway understands that sometimes legal issues can affect more than just one area of someone’s life. Their lawyers are able to help people deal with the many aspects of legal issues.
  • ChildSafe
    ChildSafe is a harm prevention charity existing to serve organisations and individuals working with children and vulnerable people. Their goal is to improve children’s wellbeing and safety by providing practical tools and training to help community organisations, schools and churches transition from policy to good practice.
  • Sharrock Pitman Legal
    Sharrock Pitman Legal is a boutique, commercial law practice serving the legal needs of business people and those in the not-for-profit sector, as well as the wider community. They provide solutions of real benefit to their clients so that their clients may enjoy life and have hope for a better future.
  • Christian Super
    Christian Super is a growing, profit-for-members superannuation fund with 27 000 members and $1.5 billion in funds under management, all ethically invested in line with Christian values. The Fund is a leader in impact investing, with 10% of funds invested to generate both financial returns, and positive social or environmental outcomes.
  • Baptist Camping Victoria
    Baptist Camping Victoria works with churches, schools and community groups building bridges for the church. They run school camps, camps for young people as well as families, showing support and love.