People Project

Meet our interpreters and translators who each give a voice to others

Meet our interpreters and translators who each give a voice to others

Meagan Phillips - Tuesday, November 13, 2018


They come from different backgrounds and speak 160+ different languages.  They bring worlds of knowledge, and lifetimes of experience. 

Some have a gift for words, others have a gift for people. Many are highly educated. Some believe in service.

Some came to Australia with family. Some had no choice but to come alone. Some are refugees wanting to help others, others are retiring CEOs keeping busy with helping people.

They...

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Meet Eleanor Corso

Meet Eleanor Corso

Meagan Phillips - Tuesday, November 13, 2018


Eleanor was born in the south of Italy, in the beautiful coastal town of Calabria, located right on the boot’s toe. Back then it was a little place and she recalls the peaceful experience of falling asleep each night to the sounds of the sea.

Eleanor, her parents and four siblings made the move to start...

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Kerime Cokelek's Story

Kerime Cokelek's Story

Meagan Phillips - Tuesday, October 16, 2018


Kerime Cokelek was born in the city of Alaca in TurkeyKerime Cokelek and
migrated to Australia with her parents and three siblings in 1970,
when she was 9 years old.

Initially her family had planned to live and work in Australia for two years to save money, before returning to Turkey...

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