Recognising Academic Excellence at Fintona

Madeleine Smith and Nick Azar from the Balwyn Community Bank branch attended Fintona Girls School to present the Commerce Student of the Year with a $100 deposit into a Community Bank account. Constance Yuan received the award for outstanding achievements in Commerce and is pictured here with the Head of Commerce, Chris Williams and Nick…

Toasting our Youth

As part of National Youth Week and celebrating the achievements of young people, Canterbury Surrey Hills Community Finance recently sponsored a Breakfast Fundraiser presented by the Boroondara Youth Foundation and The Edge Community Fund. Young ‘change-makers’ spoke about the various projects they have established through funding assistance they have received from the Foundation and The…

New Defibrillator for Balwyn Primary School

Madeleine Smith and Nick Azar from the Balwyn Community Bank branch recently presented a cheque to Balwyn Primary School Principal, Trish Manicom to fund the purchase of a new defibrillator. School Nurse, Kaitlyn Dodson and students Nicolas, Isa and Tamsyn hope they never need to use the defibrillator but know that it can save a…

Lest We Forget

Branch Manager, Maggie Stamoulis joined dignitaries, Local Councillors, school representatives, and community members at the Dawn Service held at Surrey Gardens on 25 April 2016. Maggie laid a wreath on behalf of the Surrey Hills Community Bank Branch.

Cupcakes for a Cause

Cupcakes for a cause. The Canterbury Community Bank recently presented a group of Year 11 girls from Canterbury Girls Secondary College with a Wish Gift Card to support their small business initiative. The girls were required to organise and operate a small business stall as part of the schools Business Fair. The girls undertook to make…