UYCE Shareholder Information Bulletin May 2020

Lindy Schneider News, UYCE

We are pleased to provide you with an update on of the year’s activities to date and how we are performing.  Usually this would be in the form of a meeting, however due to the current pandemic we are not able to do so.  In lieu of the annual ‘in person’ Shareholder Information Session please refer to our Shareholder Information Bulletin May …

Complete our Shareholder survey

Lindy Schneider News, UYCE

We’ve come a long way together and we would like to hear from you – our valued Shareholders! We are conducting a survey of all SHAREHOLDERS of Upper Yarra Community Enterprise Limited and invite you to participate. It is part of UYCE’s desire to improve how our business serves and interacts with our shareholders, customers and the community in general, …

Community Support during Covid-19

Lindy Schneider News

Published 27 April 2020 There are a range of supports available to people of the Upper Yarra who may need relief services during this unprecedented time of Covid-19. Our Sponsorships program has helped to establish and grow many services for those experiencing homelessness, financial difficulties and challenges meeting basic needs for food and clothing. Mental and emotional support services are …

Life-saving defibrillators gifted to community provide access 24/7

Lindy Schneider Media, News, UYCE

The communities of Warburton and Yarra Junction can now access a defibrillator any time of the day or night on their main streets thanks to the Upper Yarra Community Enterprise, and the Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Bank branches. A public access defibrillator has been installed adjacent to the ATM at the front of each of the branches in an …

20 Years in 2020

Lindy Schneider News

Here’s to the next 20 years! It’s hard to believe our birthday festivities are now over. It was a wonderful week shared with our community and a real testament to the the achievements of the people of the Upper Yarra Valley. Together we have done an amazing job creating the type of community we love to live in.  “We would …

Piggy visits

Lindy Schneider News

Not sure who is more excited – Ros to meet our mascot Piggy OR Piggy to meet our lovely Ros! Piggy has made the big trip to celebrate with us today on our 20th birthday in Warburton (and 12th birthday at Yarra Junction)  AND acknowledge our wonderful Ros Caneva who is also celebrating 20 years as a team member at …

Saturday Closures – Effective immediately

Lindy Schneider News, UYCE

UPDATE COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Bendigo Bank Warburton & Yarra Junction. In our attempt to minimise potential exposure to COVID-19, our Business has made the difficult decision to close our Warburton & Yarra Junction branches on Saturday mornings effective immediately, until further notice.   Our Branches will remain open Monday to Friday and we sincerely apologise for any inconvenience that may be caused …

Community Sponsorship program – closing soon

Lindy Schneider Events, News, Sponsorships

Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Banks are committed to supporting the local Community and one of our initiatives is our Community Sponsorship program. SINCE OPENING OUR DOORS IN 2000, WE HAVE SUPPORTED MORE THAN 200 COMMUNITY GROUPS, ORGANISATIONS AND PROJECTS WITH SPONSORSHIP FUNDING AMOUNTING TO MORE THAN 4.0 MILLION DOLLARS. A cornerstone of the Community Bank model is the sharing …

Shop local at the Warburton Valley Annual Night Market – 6 December

Lindy Schneider Events, News

Warburton’s very own Handmade Night Market will be on again on Friday 6 December at the iconic Waterwheel on the Main Street. The Night Market is a fabulous opportunity to find and purchase some really local, really handmade, really lovely gifts for Christmas, and support a thriving local crafts industry that is unique to the Upper Yarra Valley region. All …

Congratulations to Reagan Charlton Smith – Recipient Youth Initiative Award 2019

Lindy Schneider News, Uncategorized, UYCE, Youth

The winner of Ian De La Rue Youth Initiative Award 2019 is Raegan Charlton Smith pictured here with Elizabeth Fox, UYCE Board Member. The Award was presented at the Upper Yarra Community Enterprise Annual General Meeting in November 2019. Reagan was nominated by Jennifer Storey. Reagan Charlton Smith is on a mission to break down the barriers between young people …