Vibrant and thriving rural and regional communities where youth of any background or ability can access the services and resources they need in order to fulfill their personal potential and contribute fully to the communities in which they live and the broader society.
To promote and enable the further education, career and personal development opportunities for rural youth, through community-based encouragement and financial assistance. To help close the participation gap which exists between country and city students.
WHAT WE MEASURE AND HOW
We measure the following information to produce statistics on Our Impact:
- Number of students supported annually
- Value of local grants given
- Value of education partner co-funding (financial support provided by partner tertiary institutions)
We collate this data from the information provided by our local CEF foundations and the money provided by education partnerships. We also collect valuable information from students during the application process and with mid and end of year student reports.
In addition, we also evaluate the overall support provided to students through the following key areas of operations which support our mission and vision: