Canterbury Surrey Hills Community Finance Ltd

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Canterbury, Ashburton, Surrey Hills and Balwyn Community Bank¬ģ branches are built on the philosophy of giving back to the communities that support us. Our business contributes to the success of the local community by helping its members through sponsorships and grants.
By simply banking with us, you contribute to your local community.

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Latest Community Projects

Ashburton United Soccer Club Presentation Night

Director, Bob Stensholt represented the Ashburton Community Bank¬ģ at the Ashburton United Soccer Club’s Senior Presentation night. The presentation night also recognised the contribution of the Club President, David Teagle who has been involved with the club for 16 years as a coach, committee member and President. The Ashburton Community Bank¬ģ is a proud sponsor of the Ashburton United Soccer Club and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial partnership.

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Finding the missing soldiers of Fromelles.

At the recently held Spring Business Breakfast guests where privileged to hear Lambis Englezos AM provide an account of his tireless work in the recovery of hundreds of missing soldiers lost in the Battle of Fromelles.¬†The Battle of Fromelles in northern France was Australia’s first battle on the Western Front after the Gallipoli evacuation and considered by many as the worst 24 hour period in Australia’s military history. ¬†The last resting place of hundreds of Australians was lost until Lambis Englezos noticed the number of unaccounted ‚Äúmissing‚ÄĚ soldiers equated almost exactly with the number buried by the Germans. This began a successful search for these men and their eventual re-interment into marked graves.

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Supporting the Swinburne Student Leadership Centre

Canterbury Surrey Hills Community Finance is very proud to be a sponsor of the Swinburne University Student Leadership Centre (SSLC). The SSLC has been developed by students, to promote and develop the leadership of students. It has a community focus on promoting innovative, ethical, sustainable and responsible leadership. Their vision is to assist students to develop leadership skills, providing them with a platform to share their knowledge with the broader community. Juliann Byron, Chairman of Canterbury Surrey Hills Community Finance and Nick Coker, Senior Manager recently attended the launch of the program. Juliann was part of a panel presentation discussing ‚ÄėLeadership of Tomorrow‚Äô.

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Staff Excellence recognised

Surrey Hills Community Bank¬ģ¬†Branch team member Eve¬†Waterstone recently invited to¬†attend the Victorian Chamber of¬†Commerce 2016 AFL Lunch, held in¬†the Olympic Room at the MCG.¬†Eve was nominated by the Bendigo¬†Bank Regional Sales Lead Manager¬†to attend as a representative of the¬†bank, in recognition of her strong¬†work ethic & demonstration of the¬†bank values.¬†It was fantastic to have a member¬†of the CASH group attending this¬†great event. Congratulations to Eve.

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Music Festival in the heart of our Community

Maggie Stamoulis, Manager Surrey Hills Community Bank¬ģ Branch recently presented John Fleming, Surrey Hills Music Festival Coordinator, with a $5,000 cheque for sponsorship of the Surrey Hills Music Festival. The Festival, which will be held in November, is the premier community music event in the area. It is more than just music, with workshops, food, dance and community spirit combining to create this inclusive, engaging festival in the heart of Surrey Hills. The Surrey Hills Community Bank¬ģ Branch is once again a proud sponsor of this event.

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Club takes lead on Mental Health awareness

Hawthorn Amateur Football Club recently held its annual Mental Health Awareness breakfast, which forms part of a week-long program run at the club. A former AFL player  shared his story of overcoming a long struggle with depression, drugs and alcohol abuse. John Pesutto MP and Shadow Attorney- General attended the breakfast and praised the great work the club was doing to educate their players. Nick Coker, Senior Manager attended this event and was able to see first-hand how important our sponsorship dollars are and how they benefit the community.

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Balwyn Cricket Club- Member Banking Rewarded

Balwyn Community Bank¬ģ team member Amit Kumar and Director Dick Menting recently attended the Balwyn Cricket Club‚Äôs season launch. They presented the club with an incentive payment of $1,000 in recognition of banking undertaken by a club member. The Community Bank¬ģ has a strong and prosperous working relationship with the Balwyn Cricket club. We wish them a successful 2016-2017 season.

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Local banking supports Preschool

The Florence Road Preschool in Surrey Hills was recently presented with a $1,000 incentive payment in recognition of one of the Preschool families switching their banking to the local Community Bank. Surrey Hills Community Bank staff member, Eve Waterstone presented the cheque to President of the Florence Road Preschool Committee, Kirsten Reddoch. The Surrey Hills Community Bank branch has a strong relationship with the Preschool and looks forward to contributing more funds in the future.

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Member Banking rewarded- Mont Albert Cricket Club

Surrey Hills Community Bank¬ģ branch Manager, Maggie Stamoulis recently presented Peter Knox, President of The Mont Albert Cricket Club with an incentive payment of $1,000. The incentive is paid in recognition of banking undertaken by a club member. We have a long standing and valuable working relationship with the club and have provided more than $115,000 in sponsorship and incentives. We wish the club the very best for the 2016/2017 season.

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Member Banking means revenue for the club.

Surrey Hills Community Bank Branch Manager Maggie Stamoulis, recently attended a committee meeting at the Riversdale Soccer Club. A cheque for $1,000 was presented to club President Rob Favata. The payment was made in recogntion of the settlement of a loan taken out by a club member. We look forward to continuing our prosperous relationship with the Club.

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