Young Women

“What has made me a stronger leader is failure not success. Failure is so important,” says CMY’s CEO Carmel Guerra OAM. Carmel is known for her over 30-year career in the youth settlement sector and... Read More
08/03/18
CMY Office: Fairy lights and flowers framed the sparkling conversations and busy networking that were central to the Meet Your Mentor event held at the CMY office last week. The Meet your Mentor Even... Read More
01/03/18
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  About Lead Yourself, Lead Others - leadership training for young women The Centre for Multicultural Youth is looking for young women interested in participating in the two-day Lead Yourself, Lead Ot... Read More
09/01/18
“We are actually hoping that he’ll be able to help coach a local team soon,” says Todd Anderson, Operations Manager of Broadmeadows Basketball Association and the Hume City Broncos, “Saif has already... Read More
20/09/17
“I've always had a passion for helping young people and in 2015, I made the decision to dedicate my time to doing so,” begins Lorrain Ngwenya, founder of youth-focussed organisation, Useful Link, “I... Read More
04/09/17
Born and raised in Mexico, Mayela came to Australia as a student to pursue a Master’s degree. She went on to work in student mobility at her university. Mayela’s experience has afforded her personal... Read More
03/05/17
It’s Women’s Day! And while we celebrate women all year round (did you know CMY’s family and culturally friendly work arrangements support women who wish to continue to breastfeed when they return to... Read More
07/03/17
January 11, 2017 at Altona Beach: Life Saving Victoria and Centre for Multicultural Youth teamed up to run a beach Safety Program at Altona Beach designed especially for multicultural youth. Young peo... Read More
19/01/17
Launched in 2015, CMY's I Speak Football program is a youth-led program that uses football to tackle social inclusion head on.  Part of Cityzens Giving’, a global community initiative that extends th... Read More
08/11/16
NYANHIAL is no stranger to racism, but has used her experiences to tackle racial stereotypes and facilitate positive conversations around refugee and migrant young people. “(My family) were the first... Read More
11/04/16