Supported Charities and Festival Outcomes
Festival. Profits raised this year will be used
for charitable distribution
by The Strathfield Rotary Club. In Profits will be raised this year by local community and school
groups and other service organisations from festival stalls and
number of special concerts are also now organised by the Festival
committee during the year at The Strathfield Golf Club.
Profits raised this
year will be used to promote several worthwhile projects including
the provision of resources in
our public library and schools on Mental Health and Wellbeing
and Catherine Villa .
RESOURCES TO PROMOTE YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH AND WELL BEING
The ideas currently discussed include
· The provision
of a course in Youth Mental Health First Aid to a parent
and teacher representatives from local high schools.
· The provision
of a community Mental Health Forum on Youth Mental Health.
· The donation
of age specific books for school libraries - on both Mental Health
of a wider range of books on the topic of Mental Health and Well
Being for the whole of community.
OTHER ROTARY PROJECTS
are also supporting other local and district projects including
Catherine Villa - an initiative of the Sisters of the Good
Shepherd and provides 24 hour supportedaccommodation for homelessyoung
women from all areas of Sydney and includes education through
parenting skills programs.
Local schools and organisation projects these
organisations are providing stalls selling merchandise and
food, with funds raised being distributed to their own projects..
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