26th July 2011 @ The Toff
The second SFS event once again mesmerised and electrified the audience with artists taking the packed audience on a journey of various expressions of womanhood and love. SFS helped to support Asha India and their vision to help give hope to the hopeless through supporting locals on the ground in developing countries who endeavor to rescue, restore and empower individuals affected by, or at risk of exploitation in red light areas.
16th February 2011 @ The Toff
The first SFS event is was funded by Victorian Multicultural Commission, and organised by women from Melbourne to help raise funds for several projects run by Art2Healing Project in Nepal, Cambodia and Thai-Burma Border that will support the operational cost of providing shelter, prevention campaigns, education, legal aid, vocational training and counseling projects.
Fitzroy Learning Network
12 February 2012 @ The Toff
SFS helped The Fitzroy Learning Network - a community-based Neighbourhood House that welcomes people from diverse educational, cultural and social backgrounds to raise funds.
17th September 2011 @ Northcote Uniting Church
As the part of the closing ceremony for the 'Celebrating Woman' Festival SFS helped to raise funds for the Art2Healing Project.
28th April 2013 @ The Cape Lounge
SFS organised an event at the Cape Lounge Fitzroy to help raise money to build Elroi Peace Center. EHC is a small organisation in a slum in Kenya helping orphaned/vulnerable children & women/children with HIV.
Maribyrnong Immigration Detention Center
17th September 2012 @ The Toff In Town
Raising funds for Sisterworks Inc and awarness of the facts in the the Asylum seeker debate, please visit:
Sewing the Seeds
24th of September 2012 @ The Toff
The 'Sewing The Seeds Project' aims to help young, rural Indian women and widows gain economic independence and break the cycle of poverty. Rotary India has trained 100 women in sewing but they do not have the funds to purchase their own sewing machines. Gayle Factor and the SFS Team helped to raise funds for these sewing machines.
17th September 2011 @ The Toff
Helping Sex-Trafficked Survivors.
I AM A GIRL
10 January 2013 @ The Northcate Uniting Church
An intimate screening of I am a girl, a film that paints a clear picture of the reality of what it means to be a girl in the 21st century.
1st of June 2014 @ The Toff
Our beautiful sister and co-pilot on this journey is Carla Beasley. She has recently returned from volunteering in South India and she is committed to supporting Punanarva Trust, a charitable Trust, wholly focused on improving the health, education, and welfare of the South Indian village populations.
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Brothers in Arms
17th of August 2014 @ The Toff in Town
Standing in solidarity with our brothers in addressing the issue of depression and suicide and supporting Lifeline Australia for their work in crisis support and suicide prevention.
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EPISODE 12 - MELBOURNE FRINGE EDITION
We Run with Wolves
25th of September 2016 @ The Toff in Town
The SFS vision is to continually build bridges between cultural communities and the wider community through presenting events which uplift and inspire the audience, whilst addressing a myriad of social issues faced predominantly by women both locally and internationally.
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