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 …

Research Funding for Yarra Valley Community School

Lindy Schneider Media, News, Youth

    Research Funding for Yarra Valley Community School Congratulations to UYCH and Yarra Valley Community School which has just received funding to conduct a research project to identify ways to engage with vulnerable youth who are at risk of disengaging, specifically 12-15 year olds. It is to ensure this group continue to develop their education, social and emotional wellbeing …

Community Bank® announces 2015 Scholarships for not one but THREE local students

Lindy Schneider News, UYCE, Youth

Community Bank® announces 2015 Scholarships for not one but THREE local students Upper Yarra, Tuesday, 10 February 2015: Three students from the Upper Yarra area have received a great boost to their education with today’s announcement of the recipients of the Scholarship 2015 program, provided by the Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Bank® Branches. The three students are: Miss Kaitlyn …