This week Lisa “Dano” Daniel speaks with the remarkable and lovely Hang Vo.

Hang is the CEO of White Lion – an organisation devoted to helping at risk young people, and has a clear dedication to social justice. Having arrived in Australia as a Vietnamese boat person in 1978 , Hang recounts her experiences growing up in Melbourne’s southeast in a family full of love and happiness, but not without struggles. As an adult Hang has worked across a variety of roles over 20 years in the not-for-profit sector, often trailblazing as both a woman and out and proud lesbian in the role.

Join Lisa as she sits down with Hang Vo to hear a heartwarming story of intersecting communities and why she and her family love to call Australia home.

 

About the author: Tom

 

Known by some as Tom (No Relation) and self-described as 'JOY's Favourite Fillin', Tom is a dedicated JOY volunteer who has done a bit of everything. His current offerings include JOY Radio Training as well as Production and Podcast assistance on Word for Word alongside Lisa "Dano" Daniel.

 

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