Today, many more people in Australia have learned about Wishbone Day and OI. Jo Ragen was a finalist for the 2015 National Disability Awards recognised for Excellence in Advocacy in celebration of International Day of People with Disability.
|Image: Jo Ragen, Founding organiser of Wishbone Day being awarded for Excellence in Advocacy by Assistant Minister Alan Tudge at the 2015 National Disability Awards, Parliament House Canberra.|
The Hon Christian Porter MP, Minister for Social Services said "the Awards are a fantastic celebration of the many achievements of Australians with disability and a vital part of the Commonwealth Government's celebration of International Day of People with Disability ... Thank you for your dedication and leadership - it is greatly appreciated and admired".