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Beneficial workshops

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Months of planning came to fruition recently as thirty Benalla students embarked on a community digital project. The room was buzzing with anticipation and excitement as the students met with Tomorrow Today Foundation and Seer Data and Analytics, two organisations at the forefront of finding innovative ways to tackle social…

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Careers explored

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Benalla’s Year 10 students took the next step on their life’s journey by attending Careers Day 2018 last week. More than 100 students from Benalla P-12 College, Benalla Flexible Learning Centre, EdSpace and FCJ College had the opportunity to learn about careers and career pathways through a variety of workshops,…

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Dedicated member farewelled

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Bill Dobson, a well-known and respected champion of the local community, was recently farewelled after ten years of service to Tomorrow Today, Benalla’s community foundation. In thanking Bill for his enormous contribution to Tomorrow Today over many years, Chair Sally Gamble commented “When Bill joined the Board in 2008, Tomorrow…

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Children engaged in Kids As Catalyst

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Over 80 enthusiastic Year 6 students have been empowered to lead creative community change after engaging in the Kids as Catalysts program. The program has been brought to Benalla through a partnership between Tomorrow Today, Kid’s Thrive and Benalla P-12 College. The 3T’s of philanthropy – time, treasure and talent…

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Mentees take to the skies

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Twelve excited Year 9 students celebrated the conclusion of the Connect9 mentoring program recently.  Perfect weather greeted the young people as they began the day with their final Connect9 activity, a free glider flight over Benalla. Developed and run by Tomorrow Today Foundation as part of the Education Benalla Program,…

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Benalla students head to city universities

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Forty six senior students from Benalla secondary schools had the opportunity to learn more about university life and study options during a recent visit to Melbourne.  Two buses set off bright and early, one headed to LaTrobe University, then on to RMIT; the other to Deakin and Monash. Remoteness from…

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Tomorrow Today 2018 Grants Program

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Ten local projects will be undertaken over the coming year with funding support from Tomorrow Today Foundation’s 2018 Grants Program. Over $27,000 was awarded for a range of initiatives at a well-attended ceremony on Thursday 17 May.  Representatives of the successful groups spoke about their projects and the difference they…

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Celebrating Volunteers in Benalla

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Benalla owes much to volunteers and this National Volunteer Week, May 21 to 27, is a great opportunity to celebrate the many ways they support the town. Out of an estimated population of 13,900 residents, more than 3,600 people have volunteered their time in one way or another. That equates…

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One door closes…and a music program is born

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Benalla Toy Library has closed its doors after serving the Benalla community for over 40 years. During that time the volunteer organisation has given pleasure to countless children, allowing them access to high quality educational toys to explore and enjoy. In the last decade, however, toys have become more affordable…

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