Chapter One Ambassadors are champions of curiosity and creativity. 

This inspiring collective of philanthropists support UPLIT to present leading writers and thinkers and enable them to do what they love. 

Join Chapter One with a tax-deductible gift of $100 or more and become a role model for the generations of readers, writers and storytellers to come. 

To support and grow this unique network, we bring Chapter One Ambassadors together several times a year for special events to meet other creative and cultural leaders.

UPLIT is a not-for-profit community organisation with registered Charitable and Deductible Gift Recipient status. All donations of $2 or more are tax-deductible.

Donate by direct debit: Simply phone (07) 3255 0254


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Thank You

Chapter One Ambassadors

Julie Beveridge, Terry Boyle, Joanna Brand, Phil Brown, Roslyn Capeness, Bob Cleland, Carley Commens, Paul Fairweather, David Fishel, Michelle Corfe, Steve Minon, Virginia Miranda, Tom Nelson, Joanne Peulen, Ellen Reiner, Penny Shield, dale spender and Jenny Stubbs.

Thanks also to our supporters who wish to remain anonymous.

Chapter One Founding Ambassadors

Julie Beveridge, Joanna Brand, Roslyn Capeness, Zoe Connolly, Kate Eltham, David Fishel, Kirsty Graham, Jennie Jahnke, Alasdair Jeffrey, Kathleen Jennings, Joy & Craig Lawn, Petrina Macpherson, Steve Minion, Virginia Miranda, Tom Nelson, Madonna Perkins, Ellen Reiner, Kathy Sawyer, Nina Stacey, Jenny Stubbs, Brian Tucker, Warren Ward, Dilshani Weerasinghe.