In good news for local library lovers, the Andrews Labor Government will deliver $730,003 to Moonee Valley libraries, as part of the Public Libraries Funding Program in 2015-16.
Local sport and recreation clubs can now apply for a VicHealth Active Club Grant. Active Club Grants provide groups with funding to buy essential sporting items and sports injury prevention and management equipment.
Danny Pearson MP welcomed the announcement that 24 hour public transport is coming to our local area. From 1 January 2016, the Andrews Labor Government will trial all-night public transport on weekends – delivering a key election commitment.
Danny Pearson, Member for Essendon welcomed the Minister for Training and Skills Steve Herbert’s announcement that subsidy rates for pre-accredited programs will increase. The increase in funding through the Adult, Community and Further Education (ACFE) Board, would see funding rise by nearly $2 million to..
Minister for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy today unveiled the first of Victoria’s five new state-of-the-art ambulance helicopters. The helicopters are bigger, faster and quieter.
Small businesses in the Flemington area will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on growing their business at a seminar to be held on Wednesday 29 July 2015.
Danny Pearson MP, invites local residents and community members to learn more about the CityLink Tulla widening project at community information sessions over the coming weeks.
Danny Pearson MP has today welcomed an Andrews Labor Government announcement that will see TAFEs across the state benefit from $3.5 million to continue support and guidance to apprentices aged 15 to 24 during the first year of their apprenticeship, after the program was cut..
Danny Pearson MP today announced that Strathmore Primary School had successfully received funding under a new grants program that will measure and strengthen student resilience.
Wingate Avenue Community Centre will benefit from an Andrews Labor Government grant that is supporting Learn Local organisations to deliver more training that leads to jobs.
Building the Education State in Essendon 5 May 2015 Students in the electorate of Essendon are big winners in the Andrews Labor Government’s first Education State Budget. Strathmore Primary School will receive $5.7 million to rebuild administration facilities and refurbish classrooms and staff areas. The..
NEW SMALL BUSINESS WORKSHOPS FOR MOONEE PONDS 1 May, 2015 Small businesses in the Moonee Ponds area will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on growing their business at a workshop to be held on Wednesday 6 May 2015. Through the..
16 April 2015 Pearson Seeks Funding for Strathmore Primary School In Parliament this week, Danny Pearson MP, State Member for Essendon, called on the Government to fund the rebuild of Strathmore Primary School. Mr Pearson said that the school is in great need of a..
The grant, made to the Caroline Chisholm Society, is one of a $1.4 million grant package supporting local services. This funding will come as a tremendous relief to the Society, which does excellent work to support pregnant women and parents with young children
24 March 2015 Community To Win Support For Local Road Safety Solutions Member for Essendon, has encouraged community groups to apply for grants of up to $25,000 to address local road safety issues. The latest round of the TAC’s $1 million Community Road Safety Grants program is..
Friday, 6 March, 2015 ESSENDON PARENTS AND KINDERS NEED FUNDING CERTAINTY Danny Pearson MP, member for Essendon, was today visited by representatives from Ascot Vale Progress Kindergarten and called for the Abbott Government to continue funding 15 hours of kinder for four-year-olds. The evidence shows..
Thursday, 5 March, 2015 ICE ACTION PLAN WILL HELP FAMILIES, SAVE LIVES IN ESSENDON The Andrews Labor Government will embark on a landmark, $45.5 million effort to reduce the supply, demand and harm of a drug that’s ruining lives in our community. Premier Daniel Andrews..