Community Grants Program Information Session

Lindy Schneider News, Sponsorships

Community Grants Program Information Session NEW DATE/ Same time / Same place MONDAY 23 AUGUST 2021 Start time 7.00pm Venue – Yarra Junction Bowls Club Register your attendance by email to admin@upperyarra.net.au Everyone registered for the original date of 26 July will automatically be registered for the new date.  There is no need to register again.   *If we are …

UYCE COMMUNITY SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM – OPEN

Lindy Schneider News, Sponsorships, Uncategorized

Community Groups are invited to apply for funding under the Upper Yarra Community Enterprise Community Investment program. Groups in the Upper Yarra can apply. Groups can include sports and leisure, education, culture and the arts, health and social, children and youth and the elderly. Support can be for an upcoming event, activity, or project that your organisation is planning. Applicants …

Geoff Vickers Youth Scholarship 2021 – THREE SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED!

Lindy Schneider News, Sponsorships

THREE SCHOLARSHIPS! We are pleased to announce ‘JOINT RECIPIENTS’ of the Geoff Vickers Youth Scholarship 2021. Committed to supporting young people in the Upper Yarra, Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Bank branches first awarded a Youth Scholarship in 2014. Through our Scholarship program we aim to provide support for expenses that might otherwise dissuade our young people from taking the …

New Covid-19 pandemic support program launches

Lindy Schneider News, Sponsorships

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT– Upper Yarra Community Enterprise (UYCE) Community Sponsorship rounds for for the remainder of 2020 have been cancelled. However, UYCE is pleased to announce that it is offering a new COVID-19 pandemic support program from August 2020.  Community groups that are experiencing financial hardship and/or loss of an income source to continue their operations are invited to seek assistance …

Chelsea Neale – Geoff Vickers Youth Scholarship recipient

Lindy Schneider Sponsorships, Youth

Please join us in congratulating Chelsea Neale who has been awarded a Geoff Vickers Youth Scholarship for 2020. Chelsea, from Powelltown, will be studying a Diploma of Community Services at Box Hill TAFE and has a keen interest in fostering community and metal health. Chelsea has been an active member of the Yarra Junction Netball Club, achieving ‘Volunteer of the …

Indiya Bosen – Geoff Vickers Youth Scholarship recipient

Lindy Schneider Sponsorships, Youth

CONGRATULATIONS TO INDIYA BOSEN, one of this year’s proud recipients of the Geoff Vickers Youth Scholarship award. Indiya wrote: “Ever since I was in primary school, I have wanted to be a doctor. I knew it would not be easy to get into this field but I have worked hard right throughout my schooling and I am very happy and …

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 …

Local Life Issue 16 now available.

Lindy Schneider Sponsorships

We’re pleased to share our latest issue of Local Life with you. We value the work that goes on behind the scenes to make our communities thrive. Click the link to read all about the our upcoming 20th anniversary since the Warburton branch first opened, and all the ways the Sponsorship program resources lasting and important change in our day-to-day …