Uniting Book Sale Fundraiser Friday 26th October


From Lewis Pascoe at Uniting Barwon:

Hello everyone,

The month end book sale will be held on Friday 26th October at the Uniting Barwon Grovedale site (272 Torquay Road, cnr Reserve and Torquay Roads) between 10.00am – 2.00pm.

Plenty of old and new stock to browse through and all books are only $1.00!

We look forward to seeing you there.

Uniting Barwon needs your help

From Jan Douglas, Uniting Barwon:

Please VOTE now for our Uniting Barwon community projects in the State Government Pick My Project initiative.

The more votes we receive the more chance we have to receive vital funding for these community programs.

Pick My Project (website: pickmyproject.vic.gov.au) is a Victorian-first community grants initiative, with at least $1 million in funding available in each metro and regional area.

We would appreciate your support for the 4 projects submitted by Uniting Barwon – you can only vote for 3

Grovedale Community Safety, Health and Emergency Relief Project

Supporting Grovedale community health by meeting emergency needs

$50,000 requested

Winchelsea and District Community Safety, Health and Emergency Relief Project

Supporting Winchelsea and District community health by meeting emergency needs

$22,500 requested

Barwon Education Expenses Project

Breaking the cycle of disadvantage by supporting children’s education

$50,000 requested

Barwon family budgeting and bill management project

Assisting families with household budgeting and bill management

$50,000 requested


Voting is quick and simple, and open until 5pm, Monday 17 September. You will need to go to the website and pick your favourite project ideas in your local community and help make them a reality.

Make sure you share who you’ve voted for with your family and friends.

Need help with voting? Contact Lewis on  4210 1113 at Uniting Barwon Grovedale or drop into your local Library or Neighbourhood House for assistance.