Annual Information Statement 2018

Legal Name
Workventures Ltd.

About the charity

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
WorkVentures, CareerVentures, KickStart Academy, Melbourne ITEC Repair Centre, Sydney ITEC Repair Centre
Charity size
Fundraising online
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2018 reporting period?
Main activity
Employment and training
Main activities
  • Other education
  • Emergency and relief
  • Economic, social and community development
  • Grant-making activities
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
WorkVentures is Australia’s leading IT social enterprise. We empower individuals and create inclusive, vibrant communities by bridging the digital divide and engaging young people with meaningful skills and jobs.

We play a vital role in creating equity and social inclusion for all individuals and their communities.

We achieve this by working with corporate, government and community partners to:

• Increase life and work skills and employment opportunities for young people
• Provide low-cost technology and support to individuals, communities and non-profits that otherwise couldn’t afford them
• Reduced society’s environmental footprint by responsibly recycling e-waste and reducing landfill.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2018 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2019 period?
Main beneficiary
Youth - 15 to under 25
Other beneficiaries
  • General community within Australia
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Other charities
  • Families
  • Unemployed persons
  • Other
    • Socially and digitally excluded

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 98
  • Part time employees: 3
  • Casual employees: 3
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 101
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 0

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2018 reporting period
1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018
Type of financial statement
Special purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
Revenue from providing goods or services
Revenue from government including grants
Revenue from investments
All other revenue
Total revenue
Other income (for example, gains)
Total gross income
Employee expenses
Interest expenses
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
All other expenses
Total expenses
Net surplus/(deficit)
Other comprehensive income
Total comprehensive income

Balance Sheet extract

Total current assets
Non-current loans receivable
Other non-current assets
Total non-current assets
Total assets
Total current liabilities
Non-current loans payable
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