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Bald Archy Launch

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Tomorrow Today Foundation was the beneficiary of the recent charity launch of the Swanpool Bald Archy exhibition. Swanpool & District Memorial Hall had undergone its annual transformation into a beautiful rural gallery, perfect for exhibiting the irreverent portraits of well-known Australians. In opening the exhibition, Libby Price spoke about the…

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Hands On Learning Changing Futures

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A program that gives Benalla young people confidence and skills to continue their education has saved some of them from a possible lifetime of unemployment or welfare, according to one of the teachers involved. Peter Janas was a teacher in the Hands on Learning program at Benalla P-12 College for…

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Benalla Year 10 Careers Day

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Year 10 students from Benalla P-12 College, FCJ College and EdSpace had the opportunity to learn about more than 100 careers and career pathways at the recent Benalla Careers Day.  Ninety-two students participated in the day which involved interactive workshops, workplace visits, guest speakers, exhibitors and ‘speedy talks’ with 20…

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Visit to Canberra

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Member for Indi Cathy McGowan recently hosted Tomorrow Today Chair Sally Gamble, and Board member Liz Chapman OAM, during their visit to Canberra. Sally and Liz met with ministers and senators to discuss the work of Tomorrow Today and the Education Benalla Program. In a speech to parliament prior to…

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Kids As Catalysts

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Twelve fantastic community projects are now underway thanks to Year 6 students involved in ‘Kids As Catalysts’. The program, which empowers kids to lead creative community change, has been brought to Benalla through a partnership between Tomorrow Today and Benalla P-12 College. It is the brain child of Kid’s Thrive,…

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Launch of Bald Archy Exhibition

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The charity launch of Swanpool’s Bald Archy Exhibition later this month is an opportunity for a great evening out while supporting Benalla’s Tomorrow Today Foundation.  Community members and groups are invited to book now to secure their place at the event, which will be on Friday 25th August, 6.30pm –…

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Grant Supports Playground

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Tomorrow Today Foundation has provided a grant of $13,000 to support the creation of Benalla’s new adventure playground. Some years ago the Foundation helped with fundraising for the Crossing Place Project, which supported major improvements in the Botanical Gardens and around the Lake.  This grant was the last of these…

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Program offers dual benefits

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A great celebration was held recently at Benalla Airport to mark the conclusion of the most recent Connect9 mentoring program.  Connect9 is run twice a year and is unique to Benalla. Year 9 students are individually matched with a well-connected local volunteer who over the course of one school term,…

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Unis explored

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Senior students from Benalla secondary schools gained a greater understanding of further study options and university life, after a visit to Melbourne last month.  Fifty-four local students had the opportunity to tour two university campuses; either RMIT University in the city and Latrobe University Bundoora, or Deakin University Burwood and…

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