IBA has officially announced the second Strong Women Strong Business conference for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander business women to be held in early 2020. This announcement builds on the hugely successful inaugural conference in 2018 and the growing online community of over 1,400 women.
A representative group of Futures Forum will share their insight at our NAIDOC Breakfast event in Canberra. Watch the recap video of the forum to be inspired by what our young Indigenous people can do.
Check out the SBS World News report on Australia’s first earth ground station owned and operated by an Aboriginal company.
IBA staff from the Adelaide office have moved. From Tuesday 11 June the new Adelaide office address will be: Level 7 70 Franklin Street Adelaide SA 5000. The office postal address, staff phone and fax numbers will remain the same.
IBA will fund Australia’s first earth ground station built and owned by an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander company. The multi million dollar station will bring new jobs and economic opportunities to remote Australia.
Home ownership is a key pillar of economic independence. It generates not just an asset that can be handed down to future generations, but also better health, education and self-esteem for Indigenous Australians. Through IBA’s solutions, our customers build a credit history over time and create equity in a home.
The inaugural Futures Forum kicks off this week to drive the future direction for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia. It brings together Indigenous people aged between 18 to 30 that have experience in owning and operating a business and/or contributing to the development of the Indigenous economy.
Yugambeh woman April Atthews bought her first home with IBA after careful saving and shares three of her budgeting tips with you. Watch the video now.
When Gnaala Karla Booja man Rodney Rankins talks about home ownership, his eyes light up with pride. He became the 19,000th home loan that IBA approved for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people since its inception.
IBA provided more home loans in the past financial year than ever before. The journey to home ownership isn’t easy, it takes planning, budgeting, forward thinking and commitment. IBA has created a budgeting workshop to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their families to better understand the financial responsibilities of buying a home and […]