Ventures

We are incredibly proud to work with several work-integrated social enterprises who are creating tangible benefits for young, disadvantaged Australians.

Hotel Housekeeping

Changing Sheets, Changing Lives

HHK delivers exceptional housekeeping services to Australia’s hotel and accommodation industry. In delivering best-in-class services, HHK also helps to transform the lives of young refugees and asylum seekers.

HHK has a foundational partnership with Accor Australia.

For more information on Hotel Housekeeping, see the case study.

Spring Services

Cleaning Workplaces, Changing Lives

Spring Services is a commercial cleaning social enterprise employing young refugees and asylum seekers, established in direct response to COVID-19. Spring Services was developed by the team behind Hotel Housekeeping, who saw the importance of expanding professional cleaning services to workplaces, aged care centres and gyms to help keep our communities safe.

Spring Services has a foundational partnership with Lendlease.

Australian Spatial Analytics

Creating Jobs, Changing Lives

ASA is a data analytics company based in Brisbane, providing high-quality data extraction and analytic services to industry and governments across Australia and the Pacific region. ASA provides employment for people with autism and a supported environment were talented individuals with exceptional skills in pattern recognition, problem-solving and memory retention can flourish.

ASA has a foundational partnership with Enzen Australia.

Jigsaw Australia – Partnership Project with Fighting Chance

Digitising Files, Changing Lives

Jigsaw is a social enterprise revolutionising the way people with disability receive job training, employment opportunities and the ability to transition into mainstream employment. The heart of the Jigsaw model is a vibrant document management business, providing high-quality business-to-business services to corporate and government clients.

For more information on White Box’s partnership with Jigsaw, see the case study.

Mantua Sewing Studio – Partnership Project

Creating Fashion, Changing Lives

Mantua Sewing Studio is a new social enterprise providing local, ethical and high-quality design and manufacturing services that draw on the sewing expertise of women from refugee and migrant backgrounds. Mantua creates beautiful clothing for several ethical clothing labels and creates meaningful jobs for talented sewers.

Good Hotel – In Development

Sleep Good, Do Good

Good Hotels is a successful global lifestyle and tourism brand that offers premium hospitality experiences while reinvesting profits in social causes. Good Hotels also operates a bespoke Good Training programme to provide hospitality training and ongoing employment within its hotels to long-term unemployed people.

How White Box has helped

White Box is working with the Good Hotel Group to build a hotel in Australia with a focus on employing people who face difficulties in entering the workforce. This hotel will be located in an area of high growth that is consistent with employee and accommodation and hospitality needs.

Stay tuned!