Midlands Initiatives for Local Enterprise Inc (MILE) is a not-for-profit organisation based in Oatlands Tasmania. MILE as an organisation has been operational and instrumental in many community projects since 1994.
To be a community-driven not-for-profit organisation that encourages and enhances well-being and cohesion in the rural communities of the Southern Midlands.
To enable local groups and individuals in activities and projects which enhance community life in the Southern Midlands through the provision of:•Information and referral services•Community Centre facilities and services•Health and Wellbeing•Benefits of incorporation for community groups•Community networking
•To provide, within a rural remote community, fairness and equity in accessing information and services•To provide a hub for communities in the Southern Midlands to work together to maximise resources•Continuing to foster projects of significance to Southern Midlands communities
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead.