Since they were founded in 1979 as Peninsula Community Services, WorkVentures has undergone many challenges, but their core objective remains:
To empower excluded communities and individuals into financial self-sufficiency by providing training and networks that lead to employment.
WorkVentures is a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee and incorporated in 1984. They are committed to accountability and transparency in their relationships with stakeholders, including using their Financial Statements (below) and this website to inform stakeholders of governance and policy practices and issues.
Their financial accounts are independently audited by BDO Australia* and are lodged annually with the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission
Change of Auditor
After many years of service from Pitcher Partners, the Board, on recommendation of its Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee resolved to rotate their audit task to a different firm. On 22 November 2016 Pitcher Partners resigned and BDO East Coast Partnership took over as their auditors. These changes have been undertaken in accordance with processes of ASIC and this notice is to advise their Members of the change.