Grants open for volunteer organisations

Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan has called on community organisations to apply for a funding to support the efforts of their volunteers.   The Federal Government has provided The Centre for Volunteering with funding to administer a Supplementary Grants program to volunteer organisations.   “Grants of between $1,000 and $5,000 will help community organisations…

Supporting a local breastfeeding support group

Lismore’s branch of the Australian Breastfeeding Association run educational classes for new mothers. They are run by volunteers mothers in small, intimate groups.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan recently announced $3,240 to help the group with training costs.   “This is an important group in our community run by hardworking mothers,” Mr Hogan…

Recognising our Local Sporting Champions

Could 12-year old Lincoln Chambers one day win Olympic Gold for athletics?   Perhaps 13-year old Ruby Dykstra will represent Australia in an international Pony Club competition?   Will 15-year old Jemimah Andrews one day play for the Australian Diamonds Netball Team?   Only time will tell, but Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan is…

Supporting our Volunteers

Volunteers are central to so many local organisations and provide important services in our community. It is important to support the efforts of these organisations and the individuals that allow them to function.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today announced funding for two groups to allow them to continue and grow their operations.…