We made an annual donation of $400 towards this project to Assist the International YMCA
We contributed $300 towards the Travel and associated costs for the Brotherhood Fund
We contributed $700 towards this project for the year 2020
$400 was contributed to this world wide project to eliminate malaria.
You can find out more about these projects by clicking on the About us link at the top of the page
The Y Service Club of Kangaroo Flat's Major project to refurbish the external parts of the Building have been completed.
The refurbishment consisted of the following,
Repairs to plumbing
Repair and restoration of Foundations on the West side of the Building
Removal of peeling paint
Sealing and minor repairs to surfaces of the Brickwork
Painting of External Walls
Some new external Signage
The works carried out were funded by the Y Service Club of Kangaroo Flat and overall costs were close to $26,000.
These works will see the building in good stead for the next 20+ years.
Vice president Ted and Club treasurer Ron seen here presenting Cheque to Bendigo Food Share representative Cathie
A number of members of the Y Service Club of Kangaroo Flat assisted in carrying the Night Dragon “ Yar Loong” in the 2019 Bendigo Easter procession. The club sponsored the refurbishment of Yar Loong back in the 1990’s following damage in the late 1930’s at it last outing before being refurbished. This was a very special occasion as there were Three Imperial Dragons on display.
The three Imperial Dragons lined up at the fountain in Bendigo with Yar Loong (carriers with the Y's Men’s logo on the shirts), Loong, Sun Loong & Dia Gum Loong
The Y Service Club of Kangaroo Flat has donated $5000 towards the construction of the New Kangaroo Flat Well Being and Pool complex. President Ted, Secretary Wayne and Treasurer Ron met with representatives from the Bendigo Bank Kangaroo Flat Community Enterprise Foundation.
We have donated $1000 as part of our commitment to supporting Communities both local and International. The current donations are for Drought relief in Australia and for the Flooded Communities in India.
The Kangaroo Flat Y Service Women are taking part in “Sharing the Dignity “Project where bags of Goodies are collected for Women in need in our local community. This is part of the “It’s In the Bag Christmas Charity Campaign #itsinthebag.
There are 85,000 homeless women who need your help this Christmas. Many have fled domestic violence or experienced extreme poverty. We want to make them feel special. You can help. It’s simple and it makes a big difference in a woman’s life.
Contact the Y Service Club (Women) if you would like to help.
The Kangaroo Flat Y Service Women donated $500 to assist the Bendigo Youth Choir.
The Kangaroo Flat Y Service Women donated $500 to assist the Rightous Pups Program.
Member Jennifer with grandson Micka visited the Lockwood site of Righteous Pups to hand over the Cheque for $500 to Kellie and Jim the dog to assist with this excellent program..
Pictured : (L to R ) Kellie, Jennifer, Jim and Micka
Find out more at http://righteouspups.org.au/
The following Community Organisations benefited from the work of the Kangaroo Flat Y Service Club Women in 2018-19
The list include;
Smith Family, L'Arche Community, Bendigo Youth Choir, Annie North Centre, International Y's Service Project, Alexander Scholarship Fund
Time of Fast and the Roll Back Malaria Project