Historical Centre to get new toilets

The long walk to Beenleigh Historical Village toilets will soon be a thing of the past, thanks to a Stronger Communities grant from the Federal Government. Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen has delivered $10,000 to the Beenleigh Historical Society to assist with the construction of a new toilet block at the venue. “The…

Job seeker program gets funding boost

Twin Rivers Community Care is more prepared than ever to assist local job seekers thanks to a grant from the Federal Government. The centre was a successful applicant in Round Three of the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Programme and has received $3,210 to assist with the cost of new equipment for its Launch to Work…

Grant to go towards new youth space

Local youth will soon have a new place to call their own thanks to a grant from the Federal Government. Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen has delivered $20,000 to CentroCare through Round Three of the Stronger Communities Programme. The funds will go towards a new Youth Shed to facilitate the organisation’s growing youth…

Grant to help Nightlight shine even brighter

Nightlight Outreach Inc will shine its light further than ever before thanks to a grant from the Federal Government. Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen today delivered $12,000 to the community organisation, which works every week to feed homeless or struggling families. The organisation recently received the good news it had been a successful…

Grant supports Park Ridge Pirates

The Turnbull Government’s Stronger Communities Program is driving improvements across the region with Park Ridge Pirates AFL Club the latest organisation to be awarded a grant. Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen MP said Park Ridge Pirates had received $18,562 under Round 2 of the Stronger Communities Program. “This funding will be used by…

New equipment for Beenleigh Buffaloes

Beenleigh Buffaloes AFL Club will be better supported to launch a senior women’s team next season thanks to a Turnbull Government Stronger Communities grant. Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen MP visited the club to congratulate them on receiving a $5745 grant under Round 2 of the program. “Beenleigh Buffaloes just finished off a…