A grants update – May 2019

A grants update – May 2019

Since the beginning of 2019, the Foothills Foundation has granted or allocated approximately $7,000 to people or groups in need in the Maroondah and Yarra Ranges area as follows:. Through our relationship with Eastern Access Community Health (EACH), we provided: a...

Tour de France Dinner on again

Tour de France Dinner on again

Melbourne's best Tour de France Preview Dinner is on again at the Karralyka Centre in Mines Road, Ringwood East on Monday 24 June 2019. Once again, SBS expert commentator Matt Keenan is back to host the night, this time with a couple of very special guests: Baden...

High Tea a hit

High Tea a hit

On the beautiful Autumn afternoon of Sunday, 19 May 2019, we were treated to a spectacular high tea event, "An Afternoon with Jo Stanley", at the Karralyka Centre in Ringwood East. Jo Stanley was MC for the day, and, for someone who professes not to do stand up comedy...

Put these dates in your calendar

Once again, the Foothills Foundation will be running a set of great events across 2019 to provide patrons with fun experiences and inspiring stories while contributing to fundraising to help those in need in our community. Again we will have the classic events - the...

Thank you to Bendigo Bank Mooroolbark

Thank you to Bendigo Bank Mooroolbark

Bendigo Bank Mooroolbark has been a great supporter of the Foundation for many years now. We are delighted to announce that Rowan Alexander and the Board of Bendigo Bank Mooroolbark have not only renewed their generous support as our premium sponsor for 2019 - they...

Congratulations, Peter Feeney

Congratulations, Peter Feeney

At the Foothills Foundation's annual Christmas Rendezvous, we present the Clinton White Award in recognition of outstanding community service by a member of our local community. In 2018, the award was deservedly given to Peter Feeney pictured here being presented with...

2018 Grants Report

2018 Grants Report

At our Christmas Rendezvous event in December 2018, our Secretary and Grants Manager, Bruce Stewart, reported that, since the last Rendezvous (December 2017), the Foothills Foundation has made 20 grants totaling $23,700. At the 2017 Rendezvous we announced 5 grants...

Merry Christmas from the Board

Merry Christmas from the Board

On Thursday 13 December 2018, members, friends and guests of the Foothills Foundation gathered at Mr Fox at Ringwood Golf Course for our annual Christmas Rendezvous. At this function, we celebrate the festive season as well as the work of the Foundation over the past...

41st Annual Charity Golf Day a great success

41st Annual Charity Golf Day a great success

The 81 brave golfers who teed off under threatening skies at Yering Meadows at the Foothills Foundation's Annual Charity Golf Day on Thursday 22 November 2018  escaped with barely a drop of rain and a great day was had by all. The course was in great condition and the...