We are a registered NFP with a commitment to cultivating entrepreneurship by young people, migrants and those in regional communities. We believe that by focussing on the following three pillars, entrepreneurship will flourish.
Advance the capability of young entrepreneurs and innovators in Australia.
Advance the building of sustainable, harmonious intercultural communities, practices and processes leveraging culturally diverse innovation in Australia.
Advance to good governance and impact of not-for-profit organisations in Australia.
We believe that education, employment and training are critical pathways to successful and happy lives for young people, however, they are not the only options.
We believe that young people owning their own business is a noble and legitimate post-school outcome and allows young people to create the future they want.
We believe business ownership increases young people's economic contribution to Australian can be undertaken regardless of language, faith, cultural, ability, gender, offending, homelessness or homelessness or other background that may result in long term social disadvantage from stigmatisation or unemployment.
We believe business ownership creates a socially inclusive life for young people.
YourMentor is a program that matches successful business people with business mentors.
iGen Foundation has supported more than 300 businesses with more than 160 mentors.
For more information about how to become a mentor, check out YourMentor.
Interculturalism is the practice of building meaningful relationships between individuals, families and communities from different cultural, language and faith backgrounds.
Intercultural societies are resilient societies which take full social, economic and political advantage of their diversity.