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200920: Volunteer Grants closing 20th September

Volunteering Queensland, on behalf of the Australian Government, is pleased to offer 2020 Supplementary Volunteer Grants to volunteer involving organisations across Queensland to support the efforts of volunteers in building stronger, more resilient communities.

 

Grants of $1,000 – $5,000 can be used by volunteer based organisations to support the efforts of their volunteers and encourage and increase participation in volunteering.

 

Funding can assist organisations transition their volunteer programs back into operation following the disruption caused by COVID-19, with grants to help re-engage volunteers and adapt practices to support volunteers’ safety.

 

Applications close: 20 September 11:59pm


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201017: Black Dog Ride – visiting Roma 17th October – Lions Club of Roma

DATE CLAIMER!
Lions Club of Roma are hosting participants of a Black Dog Ride (BDR).
Coinciding with Qld Mental Health Week BRD are completing a four day ride from Brisbane and travelling through Gayndah, Monto, Blackwater, Emerald, Injune, Roma and Dalby before returning to Brisbane.
Riders will be in Roma on the evening of Saturday 17th October 2020 and Lions Club of Roma is inviting the Community to come and meet with and listen to their stories.
“WE NEED TO TALK”

Starting at 6:00pm a meal will be available for $15.00.
RSVP to Club Secretary Paul Hutchinson on 0429673696


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201127: Maranoa Australia Day Nominations Open – Closing 27th November

MARANOA AUSTRALIA DAY NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN

Do you know someone who has made an outstanding contribution in your community?

Maranoa Regional Council is reminding us that Australia Day nominations are now open for the Maranoa region with residents to submit nominations by Friday, 27 November 2020.

These awards are to acknowledge members of the community whose achievements deserve to be recognised at the 2021 Maranoa Australia Day Awards. T

The nine award categories include:

– Citizen of the Year Award Eligible nominees must be 26 years or older as of 26 January 2021
-Young Citizen of the Year Award Eligible nominees must be 25 years or younger as of 26 January 2021
-Community Event of the Year Nominated events must have been held in the relevant Maranoa Regional Council area between November 2019 and November 2020
-Cultural Award
-Sports Award Eligible nominees must be 26 years or older as of 26 January 2021
-Junior Sports Award Eligible nominees must be 25 years or younger as of 26 January 2021
-Member Contribution Award
-Achievement Award
– Andrea Murray Memorial Award Eligible nominees must be volunteers or employed in the disability sector.

Forms can be downloaded from :

www.mymaranoa.org.au/residents/our-community


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201231 – Drought Assistance – closing 31st December

FURTHER FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE FOR DROUGHT AFFECTED HOUSEHOLDS

Residents affected by the ongoing drought can now access additional assistance with cash and vouchers available through the Australian Government’s Drought Community Support Initiative.

The Australian Government has engaged the Salvation Army, St Vincent de Paul Society and Rotary Australia World Community Service to deliver the initiative. Drought affected households can access up to $3,000 per household (containing up to $2,000 in cash and $1,000 in vouchers).

Your complete application must be received on or before 31st December 2020 to be considered for DCSI Round 2.

Households should contact these organisations directly via the following details:

The Salvation Army
24-hour hotline – 1300 551 030
Website – salvos.org.au/drought

St Vincent de Paul Society
Hotline – 13 18 12
Website – www.vinnies.org.au

Rotary Australia World Community Service
Website – www.rawcs.org.au


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ABC TV Education

Each weekday will start with content for Kindergarten/Foundation level students at 10am. Primary and Lower Secondary level content will continue throughout the morning. Programming then progresses up to Secondary level content in the afternoons.

And remember, there is an enhanced collection of carefully curated education content always available on iview.

For more information and to download program visit:  Website:  ABC TV Education

 


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Abundance Studios – Piano, Voice and Music Theory Instruction

Abundance Studios new logo

Private music instruction in piano, voice and music theory by Loretta Waldron.

 

Please contact Abundance Studios for more information including cost.

M: 0410 627 464 |  hello@lorettawaldron
PO Box 1227 Roma  Queensland 4455
Facebook Page:  Abundance Studios

 


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Accelerate Small Business Program

Accelerate Small Business Grants Program 

Providing targeted assistance to small businesses that demonstrate high-growth and employment aspirations, to engage high-level expertise in their business for an extended period.  Matching funding of up to $10,000 (excluding GST) may be provided to eligible businesses to engage business mentors, coaches, or an advisory board, for between 6–12 months. The funding must be matched by a cash contribution from the participating business.  Two grant payments will be made directly to the business, with 50% paid on grant approval and a further 50% paid on successful completion of the project.

For more information:  Accelerate Small Business Grants Program


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