I welcome funding from the Community Building Partnership to support community organisations in the Sydney electorate. This grants round will fund:
~ upgrading dorm rooms at Matthew Talbot Hostel Woolloomooloo
~ a new community transport bus for Holdsworth Community Centre Woollahra
~ upgrading kitchenettes at William Booth House Surry Hills
~ upgrading health facilities at Wayside Chapel Potts Point
~ equipment for City North Men’s Shed Millers Point
~ a new van for PlateItForward’s food donation program
~ a new vehicle for Bobby Goldsmith Foundation’s for people with HIV/AIDS
~ roof repairs Australian Chinese Community Association Surry Hills
~ weatherproof equipment for Canice’s Kitchen Rushcutters Bay.
I congratulate the successful organisations and hope the funding will help them provide direct benefit to the local community and people in need.