Media Coverage

Angkor Flowers & Crafts is proud to have been featured in a wide range of different media sources, as part of our achievement and recognition from Australian community of how this enterprise is meaningful through changing life of women, their families and communities. Our aim is to provide much needs to support migrant and refugee women through capacity building and employment opportunity aiming for quality of life and financial sustainability,  as many as we can. This aligns with the support from the community to increase our capacity  to help these women to blossom.

Read more our latest media coverage here:

Angkor Flowers: The beginner’s floristry class helping migrant women bloom- ABC Online News by Erin Stewart – Post on 14 December 2016

 

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“Australia is the multicultural country,” says Sophea Chea, the founder of Angkor Flowers and Crafts, a beginner’s floristry class for refugee and immigrant women in western Sydney’s …….

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‘Social enterprise Angkor Flowers and Crafts is giving disadvantaged women hope with job opportunities’ – The Daily Telegraph NewsLocal, 5 February 2016

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The art of floristry is giving women hope, with one south west Sydney business offering training to migrants who are struggling to find work.

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‘Coming up roses: The social enterprise that’s helping refugee women bloom’ – Generosity Mag, 2 February 2016

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Angkor Flowers & Crafts founder Sophea Chea explains how the support of the Macquarie Group Foundation has helped her business development plans blossom and shares the most valuable lesson she’s learned so far in her journey as both a migrant and social entrepreneur.
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‘Refugee women blossom through floristry work’ – The Daily Telegraph NewsLocal, 29 January 2016

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“I HAVE a dream, and that’s to empower all women and make their life worth living,” Angkor Flowers and Crafts founder Sophea Chea said.
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 Macquarie Kick Starter Round 2 Winners Announced!- School of Social Entrepreneur, December 10, 2015

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Three extraordinary social entrepreneurs have bagged themselves $10,000 to go towards their ventures thanks to the Macquarie Group Foundation’s Kick Starter competition.

The winners, Sophea Chea, Kumari Middleton and Katie Rose, were picked from a group of 12 social entrepreneurs competing for the prizes.

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