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Conversations at Blackbird

  • Blackbird Artisan Bakery Maitland Gaol, John Street, East Maitland NSW 2323 Australia (map)

Please join us for 'Conversations at Blackbird''s about sharing the love and of course experiencing the finest sweet & savoury treats that will truly 'make your belly smile'

Guest speaker for September is inspirational Lake Macquarie women Geraldine Moran, Founder & CEO of 'Centre For Hope' 

Geraldine is a CEO, author, business owner, coach and mentor, mother and wife with a wealth of life experiences under her belt. She started her professional career as a solicitor, then moved to Psychology and gained a Masters of Analytical Psychology.

Geraldine is the founder and CEO of the Centre For Hope which is a Not For Profit organisation set up to assist disadvantaged Young People. Geraldine was awarded 2016 Lake Macquarie Citizen of the Year and 2016 Regional Youth Worker of the Year. Geraldine had a dream and was mad enough to attempt to create it. Centre For Hope works with 6-18 year olds and their families and the program devised works with coaching and mentoring –

Geraldine trained as a Life Coach with Beyond Success, and found that assisting people to drive beyond their perceived limits and achieve their goals is not only fulfilling but it is rewarding and challenging. In all of these endeavours helping other people has been at the heart of Geraldine’s motivation; leaving a legacy beyond her lifespan is a driving passion.

Geraldine is also privileged to have been one of the Co authors with Paul Blackburn in his book, “Monkey See Monkey Don’t”. Geraldine released her second book "Miracles or Coincidences: Miracles Do Happen!"

Learn how you are never too old to take up graffiti (legal) as a hobby.

Not only will you be supporting TUFA projects in Nepal you will also be assisting 'Centre For Hope''s about 'sharing the love'

Carolyn Scott, baker extraordinaire will be spoiling us with her delectable 'shared feast' to accompany what will be an inspirational afternoon of giving.

Each month TUFA will be introducing a dynamic Hunter valley speaker, with limited tickets available don't miss out on the opportunity of meeting local people achieving great things in our world.

Please advise on purchase of ticket any dietary requirements, includes bubbles on arrival