• 19.06.15 Learn

    Mark & Luke’s CEO Sleepout Experience

    This winter, SumoSalad has teamed up with Vinnies to help make a difference in the lives of Australia’s 100,000+ experiencing homelessness. To help further support fundraising and awareness we sent SumoSalad’s two big bosses, Mark Maloney & Luke Baylis, off to Vinnies’ annual CEO Sleepout. Mark has logged their experience to share with us. Before: Getting […]

  • 18.06.15 Grow, Learn

    Getting Grubby with Milkwood Rooftop Garden

    This past weekend some of the SumoSalad team paid a visit to Milkwood’s Rooftop Garden, in Sydney’s inner city community of Redfern. Milkwood is a collaborative of permaculture enthusiasts, with specialties across sustainable gardening, beekeeping, fermentation and many more! Along with their urban rooftop garden space, they also have a farms in Southern NSW and Byron […]

  • 04.06.15 Learn

    SumoSalad Hits the Street with Vinnies Night Patrol

    As part of SumoSalad’s commitment to heat up the street for people experiencing homelessness this winter, we took the team out on Vinnies Night Patrol in two of Australia’s biggest cities, Sydney and Melbourne, to get in touch with the people who are really doing it tough this winter. We provided hot soups and tasty […]

  • 21.05.15 Learn

    A Way Out of a Life with Fear: Sofia’s Story

    “I am so happy I now have my own little space to call home – free from abuse and safe to live the rest of my life happily. I don’t need to rely on anyone, and I have my freedom, a freedom I never thought I’d get.” – Sofia At an age where many women […]

  • 19.05.15 Learn

    DIY Care Kits to Brighten Someone’s Day

    Part of experiencing homelessness can often mean that you are not able to afford what many of us would regard as essential items, like toothpaste, deodorant or tissues. Your priorities shift to pure survival. Many people are hesitant to give money directly to people they see on the streets, however another way you can help is by […]