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9 Wonderful Aussie Women Who Are Already Killing 2017

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Buzzfeed includes Nipuni Wijewickrema in the compilation of Aussie Women who are killing it in 2017. Surrounded by other incredible and amazing aussie women, Nip and GG’s Flowers all get a little mention. See the full list on Buzzfeed

One Flower at a Time

GG’s Flowers stars in a short documentary produced by videographer Callum. Focusing on Nipuni Wijewickrema, we follow the beginnings of GG’s Flowers and the inspiration for starting the business and what followed next. With a message to look after and protect vulnerable people within the community Nip emphasises the importance of equipping people with skills [...]

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'The Better Bunch’ SBS The Feed presents the Wijewickrema family

The Wijewickrema’s always wanted their own TV Show. ‘The Better Bunch’ by SBS Viceland presents the Wijewickrema family, who established GG’s Flowers with the sole purpose of hiring those with special needs.The Wijewickrema family show how family love and support took the business that was made for Gayana- a young girl with Down Syndrome, and [...]

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Check out Paperworks Inc - another amazing social enterprise!

We are so thrilled to announce our partnership with Paperworks Inc – another social enterprise in Canberra! Paperworks Inc are not only environmentally savvy with their products, but they provide amazing opportunities for those who are less advantaged.This not-for-profit social enterprise brings together people living with special needs or who come from low socio-economic backgrounds to create new friendships and [...]

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Join the GG's team!

Come and join the family at GG’s Flowers! We are always looking for compassionate volunteers who want to give a little bit back to those less fortunate. As a volunteer for GG’s Flowers, you can choose to help out on the forefront of activities with deliveries, or behind the scenes in the office. Even if you would like to donate [...]

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Community gives back to 89-year-old Braddon robbery victim

When 89-year-old woman Palmira de Simone was robbed in broad daylight in her own driveway, GG's Flowers stepped in to give back to the Braddon resident. Read the story in the Canberra Times. 

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GG's Flowers Mother's Day 2016

Watch the girls of GG's Flowers on WIN News Canberra 2016. Win News popped in for a visit of GG's HQ and sat down to chat with Lauren, Olivia and Gayana to chat about Mother's Day 2016. 

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Nipuni Wijewickrema's blooming social enterprise

Nipuni Wijewickrema's blooming business has put her among an elite group of young Australians who are changing the lives of many. Wijewickrema, 22, co-manages a Canberra florist designed to give people with special needs employment opportunities and is honoured in The Sydney Morning Herald for her efforts 

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9 Young Australians Who Are Killing It Right Now

BuzzFeed News spoke to the Young Australian of the Year finalists, who among them was Nip who shared the story of GG's Flowers. 

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Meet the Canberrans doing extraordinary things

The Canberra Weekly focused on the ACT Australians of the Year in their edition 'Advancing Australia'. See Nip's feature in the digital edition!

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