Community bank gives funds
THE latest batch of sponsorship recipients were announced last week at the Mansfield and District Community Bank.
For 2017/18, the bank launched the overarching theme of its sponsorship program: ‘Supporting Children and Families’.
Each recipient group presented their projects to the bank, demonstrating benefits towards supporting children and families within Mansfield and surrounding districts. These included: Mansfield Soccer Club - soccer clinic; Mansfield Cubby House - outdoor play equipment; A Third Hand Volunteers Inc - Mansfield Half Marathon and Fun Run; Jamieson Community Group - Jamieson Autumn Festival 2018; Up2Us Landcare Alliance - Landcare learning; Mansfield District Hospital - Mother Goose program; Mansfield CWA - CWA baby baskets; Arts Council of Mansfield - High Street Haiku; Mansfield Little Athletics - timing system; and Mansfield Kindergarten - front entrance revitalisation. A total of $33,700 was distributed for this sponsorship round, taking the total amount invested back into the Mansfield and district community to over $400,000.
HUGE BOOST: A total of $33,700 was distributed for the latest sponsorship round from the Mansfield and District Community Bank, taking the total amount invested back into the Mansfield and district community to over $400,000.