A brief look at some of the ongoing events we undertake at Bayside Community Emergency Relief.
We held our annual auction fundraiser on 30 October. A record 142 people bid this year and we raised $11,086. This equates to thousands of items for people in need.
A heartfelt thank you to our superhero donors both from our sensational community and businesses below for supporting our annual fundraiser. Also to the amazing Jane Morison & Chris P for help with prizes & special thanks to donors:
Kristi Badgery Breakwater Financial
My Little Tribe Photography
Sarah Fleiss Fitness
National Pharmacies Middle Brighton
HairHouse Warehouse Brighton
The Sneaker Store
Church St Butchers
Botticelli Ristorante & Bar
Hardie Grant Books
Embody Healing Reiki
Brad Rosewell MP
Olie & Ari
Warburton Weekend Stay
Quest St Kilda Rd
You can donate requested goods at our donation stations located at:
Community Bank, Bendigo Bank Highett at 322-324 Highett Rd, Highett
Your Dentistree at 1337 Nepean Hwy, Cheltenham
Chelsea Heights Community Centre: 160 Thames Promenade , Chelsea Heights.
Parkdale Pantry:21 Balmoral Drive, Parkdale
Dingley Village Neighborhood Centre : 31B Marcus Rd, Dingley Village
Community Bank Elwood Bendigo Bank: 142 Ormond Rd, Elwood
Ray White Real Estate: Shop 32A Lakeview Shopping Centre, Patterson Lakes
National Volunteer Week - Morning Tea 2022
Our 2nd annual National Volunteer week Thank You Morning Tea was held on 20th May 2022 and it was a huge success!
This is our way to thank our amazing volunteer community & was made possible this year thanks to a Federal government grant that will also go towards 3 other community initiatives we will be holding.
Special thanks to Tim Wilson-Federal Liberal Member for Goldstein, Brad Rowswell MP & Deputy Mayor, Cr Hanna El Mouallem from Bayside City Council.
Also the very talented Jenny Gee Ellison for providing entertainment with her music.
Donors: Brad Rowswell MP, Kalu Co, Ella_Bache_Hampton, Hop It, Cadbury Chocolates, Daylesford Picnic Boxes, Sara Fliess Fitness, So Succulent Melbourne, Hairhouse Warehouse Brighton, First National Pharmacies Brighton, Chocolate Box, The Pantry Brighton & Kristi Badgery - Breakwater Financial Planning.
Johnny Vegas Event
The sensational Johnny Vegas & Onyx Cafe Cheltenham, held a sell out fundraiser for us in October 2022.
Around 100 people enjoyed a huge night filled with great food, friendly faces and epic entertainment.
Many happy people left with prizes won through the raffles & auction.
All up $1,984 was raised which is a significant help with our ongoing aid relief. Many thanks to all involved!