Past Scholarship recipient Georgia Martin makes great progress

Lindy Schneider News, Youth

Past Scholarship recipient Georgia Martin makes great progress  It was lovely to catch up with past scholarship recipient Ms Georgia Martin from Millgrove this week. Georgia has been supported by the Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Bank branches Scholarship program for the first two years of her degree in Psychology at Deakin University in Burwood. If you recall, Georgia needed …

Applications now open – Scholarships 2016

Lindy Schneider News, Youth

We are pleased to announce applications are now open for our 2016 Scholarship Program. We are proud to once again offer this opportunity to our local community. For more information on our selection criteria see Criteria Scholarship  2016 and please take a moment to read our FAQ info sheet to answer any queries you might have. You can find it here: FAQ Scholarship 2016 …

Youth Initiative Award 2015 Profile – Steven Sanders

Lindy Schneider News, Youth

Profile – Steven Sanders Every year, the Ian De La Rue Youth Initiative Award recognises the contribution young people make to our community.  The activities and passions of Award recipients can be varied, and all help to make our community better and stronger. Congratulations Steven! Steven (age 24) nominated Barry McDonald When the Powelltown Football Club needed an Under 18 coach this year, …

Youth Initiative Award 2015 Profile – Hannah Mahoney

Lindy Schneider News, Youth

Profile – Hannah Mahoney  Every year, the Ian De La Rue Youth Initiative Award recognises the contribution young people make to our community.  The activities and passions of Award recipients can be varied, and all help to make our community better and stronger. Congratulations Hannah! Hannah  (age 15) nominated by Kate Barratt Hannah understands one person can make a difference. She is …

Youth Initiative Award 2015 Profile – Harley Lubeck

Lindy Schneider News, Youth

Profile – Harley Lubeck Youth Initiative AWARD 2015 Every year, the Ian De La Rue Youth Initiative Award recognises the contribution young people make to our community.  The activities and passions of Award recipients can be varied, and all help to make our community better and stronger. Congratulations Harley! When adversity struck, Harley rose to the challenge. Re-enrolling back into school, he …

Youth Initiative Award 2015 Profile – Rebecca Lumsden-Keys

Lindy Schneider News, Youth

Profile – Rebecca Lumsden-Keys Youth Initiative AWARD 2015 Every year, the Ian De La Rue Youth Initiative Award recognises the contribution young people make to our community.  The activities and passions of Award recipients can be varied, and all help to make our community better and stronger. Congratulations Rebecca! Rebecca  (age 22) nominated by Sarah Ward-Brumhead Rebecca is a director of MISFIT …

Youth Initiative Award 2015 Profile – Aleksei Bondarenko-Edwards

Lindy Schneider News, Youth

Profile – Aleksei Bondarenko-Edwards Youth Initiative AWARD 2015 Every year, the Ian De La Rue Youth Initiative Award recognises the contribution young people make to our community.  The activities and passions of Award recipients can be varied, and all help to make our community better and stronger. Congratulations Aleksei! Aleksei is a local champion for affordable health and wellbeing. Through his work …

YOUTH INITIATIVE AWARD 2015

Lindy Schneider News, Youth

YOUTH INITIATIVE AWARD 2015 Every year, the Ian De La Rue Youth Initiative Award recognises the contribution young people make to our community.  The activities and passions of Award recipients can be varied, and all help to make our community better and stronger. This year we acknowledge five young people in our community as part of our Youth Initiative Award. The contribution made …

Recognition of Outstanding Community Leadership to Brendon Murphy for his Video on Domestic Violence

Lindy Schneider News, UYCE, Youth

Recognition of Outstanding Community Leadership to Brendon Murphy Upper Yarra, Thursday 22 October, 2015: Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Bank branches – Recognition of Outstanding Community Leadership for Yarra Junction based Brendon Murphy to be announced at our AGM on 28 October 2015.   When Brendon Murphy, 34, from the Warburton Millgrove Football and Netball Club saw on the TV …

Your Initiative Award – Nominations Now Open

Lindy Schneider News, Youth

Your Initiative Award – Nominations Now Open Every year we acknowledge the vital contribution made by youth to our community via the Ian Del La Rue Youth Initiative Award! Nominations are now open so have a think about someone you know who has made a difference and let us know via the nomination form on our website. Click here  for …