Enable Social Enterprises
Expansion – Greener Futures Employability Program
Enable is a social enterprise in Melbourne’s north with a vision for a socially, environmentally and economically connected community without disadvantage.
Their mission is to break unemployment cycles by enabling disadvantaged job-seekers to connect with community and environment while improving their prospects of gainful employment through supportive work and learning programs. Enable’s employability skills programs include a strong focus on teaching and practicing environmental skills.
During 2017, Enable created 1,741 paid work hours through an e-waste enterprise, supporting disadvantaged workers whilst diverting 53.2 tonnes of e-waste from landfill.