Welcoming Simon Matuzelski as our new board President


We are thrilled to announce that with our President of the past six years, Sally Hetherington OAM, transitioning to CEO of Human and Hope Association Inc, our current Non-Executive Director, Simon Matuzelski, has been voted in as President. Simon says the following regarding his appointment: “I strongly believe in the power of people to create […]

2018/19 Annual Report Release


By Sally Hetherington OAM, CEO This past year has seen Human and Hope Association Inc. presented with some incredible opportunities that has allowed us to build our brand, presence and fundraising reach. In April, we held our inaugural Purpose and Philanthropy Field Trip to Cambodia, that saw our travellers immersed in the Cambodian culture, learning […]

Introducing Eco-Hand Soap


We are thrilled to announce that we are in the process of creating a new eco-product range, with all the products made in Cambodia. Our newest product is eco-hand soap, which has been made by Eco-Soap Bank, a not-for-profit that saves, sanitises and supplies soap to marginalised people in low-income countries. The process for this soap […]

Growth Project Graduation


Earlier this month our CEO, Sally Hetherington OAM, and her business leader, Bruce Begbie, graduated from The Growth Project. The Growth Project is a non-profit organisation that supports small, successful charities to maximise their impact on the world. They deliver this through an innovative personal development program that brings together charity and business leaders in an environment of shared […]

Project Pulse: Sewing for Marginalised Women


This month marked the beginning of a new sewing semester in Cambodia, with six women joining the program. These women were recruited in the community by Human and Hope Association’s Vocational Training Manager, Savdy, along with graduates from the program. This has become an effective way of building trust with potential students, as they can […]

Kim Napier joins Human and Hope as Ambassador


We are pleased to announce the appointment of Kim Napier as our ambassador. Kim is the co-host and producer of The World Nomads Podcast, delivering stories highlighting adventurous independent travellers. Kim also captures audio for eLearning, her work with the Australian Injecting & Illicit Drug Users League, helping to create a podcast series to encourage better […]

A Cambodian Man in Australia


We were proud to host Human and Hope Association Cambodia’s Managing Director, Thai, in Australia over a two-week period in May and June. This was Thai’s first time on a plane and travelling abroad. Over the two-week period, Thai had the opportunity to be a guest lecturer at UTS and Macquarie University, attend the ‘It’s […]