The 30th June marks the end of the financial year and also something far more important - it's the closing date for entries into our "Focusonability II" competition!
You could enter the competition for a wide range of reasons but the aim and objectives of this initiative are simple: highlight the ability of people that have a disability.
NOVA has an interest in highlighting the vocational or work skills of the people that come to us for help in finding real work in their local community and that interest will have no bearing on the outcome of our competition since we - that’s the management and staff of NOVA - don’t get to vote and that means our opinion and $3 gets a pie (for our overseas entrants this means they don’t count)!
There are 3 categories – best schools entry, best student (under 18) entry and best ‘open’ entry. Prizes range from some free stuff we are giving to random voters to the major prizes of $5000 (Open and best school).
We are going to put on something a bit special for the prize giving and hopefully we will be able to identify and attract a good selection of voters to attend as well as some of the best entrants.
How can you win or help someone you think has done a good job to win?
You vote, leaving a valid email address. We will then send you ongoing information about NOVA and of course you can subsequently ‘opt-out’ but we require a valid email to ensure there’s no cheating (some of last year’s entrant’s did attempt to ‘adjust’ their vote).
These videos should help us in our principle work – highlighting the ability of people that have a disability so get your entry and as soon as we can after the 30th June we will have the entries loaded to the ‘Focusonability’ site and you can help your favourite video get it’s creator and cast the recognition they deserve.
Go for it!
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