Strategic Partners

We believe collaboration is vital for making a positive and enduring impact on people’s lives. That’s why Thrive has established key partnerships with financial institutions, refugee settlement services providers and other organisations, to help facilitate support for refugees and asylum seekers.

Our major donors
Partners providing pro bono services:

Allianz our insurance services provider, is a global insurance company with a 125-year history. The company participates in community and sponsorship projects both within Australia and around the world.


Diligent is the pioneer in modern governance. We empower leaders to turn governance into a competitive advantage through unparalleled insight and highly secure, integrated SaaS applications, helping organisations thrive and endure in today’s complex, global landscape.


EQUIFAX is a leading provider of credit information and analysis in Australia and will provide credit history checks for all applicants.

Gilbert + Tobin (G+T)

Gilbert + Tobin (G+T) is a leading independent corporate law firm and will provide legal services and advice.


KPMG is a professional services firm with global reach and deep expertise in audit and assurance, tax and advisory. KPMG will function as the auditor for our organisation.


LOUD is an independent, fully integrated, dynamic ideas institution that provides creative and communication services.

Newgate Australia

Newgate Australia is one of this country's most experienced communications teams. Newgate is assisting Thrive in media and public relations activities.


Rage Communications, our digital marketing agency, has been transforming ideas into digital solutions for over two decades. The agency participates in community and sponsorship projects both within Australia and India as well.

Turnkey Lender SaaS platform

Turnkey Lender SaaS platform is an intelligent end-to-end solution for complete automation of the lending business.
Thrive uses Turnkey Lender platform to automate all stages of the loan life cycle: from application processing and automated decision making to collection and reporting.


Westpac is our Principal Banking Partner and is providing $4 million in loan capital, ensuring our organisation has a secure funding source for refugees and asylum seekers wanting to start their own businesses.

Partners providing referral and business support services:

AMES Australia is a leading provider of humanitarian settlement, education, training and employment services to refugees and newly arrived migrants in Australia. We seek to improve the social and economic wellbeing of all communities, aligning with our vision of ‘full participation for all in a cohesive and diverse society’.

Asylum Seeker Centre

Asylum Seeker Centre is a place that provides safety, support and specialised services for people seeking asylum, enabling them to become independent, valued members of society.

Auburn Diversity Services Inc.

Auburn Diversity Services Inc. is a non-profit, community based organisation that aims to address the needs and improve the outcome of disadvantaged people and their families.


Catalysr is a social enterprise that empowers exceptional individuals from migrant and refugee backgrounds to become successful entrepreneurs.

CMRC Community

CMRC Community is an organisation that provides specialised support services to newly arrived refugees and migrants.

Core Community Services

Core Community Services is a non-profit organisation, which provides a wide range of services and activities to facilitate equitable access to life opportunities.

free to feed

free to feed is a not-for-profit social enterprise championing people who have sought refuge and asylum in Australia, through employment in food-based initiatives (cooking classes, immersive experiences, a spice range and events). Free to Feed is also the parent of Now to Launch, a business incubator supporting entrepreneurs to realise their culinary business dreams.


Holmesglen, Victoria's largest TAFE, works with Thrive in accessing star up capital for our Migrant and Refugee business clients.

House of Welcome

House of Welcome is a housing provider and drop-in centre that welcomes, shelters and empowers refugees and people seeking asylum to exercise their rights.

Life Without Barriers

Life Without Barriers is a non-profit organisation that provides care and support services for children and adults with special needs and disabilities.

Macarthur Diversity Services Initiative

Macarthur Diversity Services Initiative is a not-for-profit charity that assists in the relief of poverty, misfortune and distress for disadvantaged and marginalised people.

Metro Assist

Metro Assist (formerly Metro Migrant Resource Centre) provides a range of community services including migrant settlement, family support and early intervention, emergency relief, tenancy services and community development.





Refugee Talent Key People

Refugee Talent Key People is a digital platform that connects skilled refugees with companies offering short and long term job opportunities.

Settlement Services International

Settlement Services International is a community based, non-profit that partners with Thrive to support the entrepreneurial spirit of refugees by providing business and mentoring support.

Sydney Business

Sydney Business is a not-for-profit, non-government organisation that provides training and business development advice to small businesses and to the disadvantaged.

SydWest Multicultural Services

SydWest Multicultural Services is a community based organisation that supports, empowers and builds the social capacity of people from diverse cultural backgrounds.


Thrive's partnership with Western Sydney University pioneers a program where refugee clients receive business support from senior level business students.

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