Lucas is creating change for people in need

3 May 2016

The community environment that UQ fosters is really powerful, and is something I feel so proud to be a part of 
Lucas, UQ student


UQ Commerce and Engineering student Lucas Patchett is co-founder of Orange Sky Laundry, Australia’s first free mobile clothes-washing service for the homeless. In 2016, Lucas and his business partner were named Young Australians of the Year for helping to restore respect and raise the health standards of the homeless in more than 36 locations across Australia. By learning to see the world differently, Lucas is creating change.

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