Archives for November, 2015
The 16-day Victoria Against Violence campaign aims to highlight the devastating impact of family violence across Essendon and the state.
Planning for Strathmore Primary School is on track with the appointment of Clarke Hopkins Clarke to design the $5.7 million upgrade of its existing facilities.
Local organisations can now apply for a new Community Shade Grant to provide much needed shade in public areas.
Grants of up to $5,000 are available to assist cricket clubs with minor facility upgrades, for equipment or for programs that build the base of players, coaches, umpires and volunteers. A Sports Vouchers Program will be available through local councils in disadvantaged areas, and provide subsidised registrations..
Danny Pearson encourages Essendon students to apply for a once-in-a-generation opportunity to visit Vietnam as part of a study tour to mark the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan.
Young people in Essendon will be able to get involved in putting on free local music and cultural events for the community with The Avenue Arts and Events Program receiving a $72,000 grant under the Andrews Labor Government’s 2016-18 FReeZA program.