How do suppliers (and sub-contractors) respond to a tender or contract asking about GROW? Option 1: Recruit job seekers from GROW target communities* How? Recruit new staff using GROW partner employment services (refer to list) Consider offering internships, traineeships or apprenticeships through GROW partners and programs (refer to list) Offer opportunities to job seekers from...Read more
Resources & Support
GROW will be working to continuously add and improve these tools, resources and support. We welcome all new ideas and feedback.
The Toolkit is a series of innovative tools, best practice examples and documents to support social procurement and local economic development in the G21 Region. The first of its kind in Australia, these tools have been crafted by ArcBlue working closely with the GROW Compact Action Network, and in response to the identified needs of...Read more
G21 Social Enterprises: Please let us know if your Social Enterprise is missing! Accessible Tourism & Recreation Guides Subsidised ecotours for nature lovers with mobility restrictions. Alternative Aspect Media Alternative Aspect Media was created to provide people with a disability the opportunity to participate and gain employment within the multimedia sector. Beanstalk Innovation Not-for-profit company...Read more
What is the background of GROW? Addressing Disadvantage has been a G21 priority project since 2011. The G21 Board was concerned that despite opportunities presented by population and industry growth, access to social and economic benefits are not evenly distributed. The Addressing Disadvantage Taskforce was commissioned by the G21 Board in March 2011 to examine...Read more