2016 Annual General Meeting

3pm – Saturday, 12th November, 2016 at the Apollo Bay Community Centre

Notice is hereby given that the 2016 Annual General Meeting of the Apollo Bay & District Health Foundation Inc.B will be held on Saturday 12th November 2016 at the Apollo Bay Community Centre, 4 Whelan St, Apollo Bay (formerly Senior Citizens) at 3pm. Please note change of venue.

We will be presenting Grants totalling $43,510 from Health Foundation funds for the year ended 30 June 2016.B We will also be acknowledging grants of $45,000 made to organisations who made a significant contribution to the successful Great Ocean Road Marathon in May this year.

Our Grants, including funding of new projects within our district, would not be possible without the support of our Members and the generous bequests left to the Health Foundation. We encourage everyone to consider making a bequest to the Apollo Bay and District Foundation to enable us to continue supporting the community, now and in the future.

We are also very pleased to advise that our Guest speaker this year is Julie Sestan, CEO Community Care Chemist

We cordially invite you to join us at Captains at the Bay, 21 Pascoe Street, Apollo Bay for the AGM followed by refreshments.

Yours sincerely, Ian Manton Chairman]]>

Presentation of 2014 Grants and AGM Thank Yous

$30,000 Otway Health Defibrillator/vital signs Monitor $2,101 Otway Health Support equipment for Youth Worker $2,000 Apollo Bay Preschool Shade Sail System $1,303 Apollo Bay Netball Club First Aid Kits $9,026 Apollo Bay Surf Life Saving Club Paddle BoardsB Youth activities programme $10,000 Apollo Bay P-12 College Supporting youth mental health

Our guest speaker, Tiffany Holt, Principal of Apollo Bay P-12 College, inspired us all with her vision of how to deliver extraordinary outcomes by working together.

Thanks to our host, Wayne Malady, at Captains at the Bay.

Grants were also made to the following groups for supporting the Great Ocean Marathon.B Apollo Bay P-12 College, Apollo Bay Preschool, Apollo Bay Sailing Club, Wye River CFA, Wye River Surf Life Saving Club, Kennett River Progress Association and Apollo Bay Community Website Inc.

What a year itbs been b In total we were able to distribute $92,000B for the health and wellbeing of our community.

Looking forward to what we can achieve together in 2015.

Andrew Buchanan Chairman Apollo Bay & District Health Foundation


2013 Annual General Meeting

4.00pm – Saturday, 2nd November, 2013 at Captains at the Bay, 21 Pascoe Street, Apollo Bay We will be presenting grants this year to:

  • Apollo Bay Little Athletics
  • Otway Personal Development Inc.
  • OHCS
  • Apollo Bay CFA
The results of our extensive community survey along with some priority actions will also presented. Our Guest Speaker this year is Dr Jane Sklovsky. We encourage you to join us for the AGM followed by refreshments.]]>

AGM Thank You

Apollo Bay Sailing Club b Propeller Guards

Ambulance Victoria (Apollo Bay Branch) b Vacuum Splints

Apollo Bay P12 College b FastforWord Program

This last Grant totalled $10,000 and enables the school to undertake a pilot program which will assist children who are falling behind in the curriculum.B Itbs an amazing program and for more information please contact Nicola Philp at the P12 College or go to www.fastforword.com.au. This is the 13th year of operation for the Health Foundation and we believe, having established ourselves operationally, we are fortunate to have a number of new Trustees who will add extra vigour to our cause.B Our mission is to assist in building up the health and wellbeing of our community and the main reason we have been so successful in doing this to date is via our bBequestb Program.B For more information on the Health Foundation or the Bequest Program please ring Andrew Buchanan, Chairman of the Foundation, on 0419 315 181 or Ron Clark on 0418 343 424. Andrew Buchanan Chairman of Trustees Apollo Bay & District Health Foundation Inc.]]>

2012 AGM – Sat. 17th Nov @ 4pm

Annual General Meeting

4pm – Saturday, 17th November, 2012

Captains at the Bay 21 Pascoe Street, Apollo Bay

Our Guest Speaker this year is Nicola Philp from Apollo Bay P12 College.B She will be discussing the pilot progam FastforWord.B The Program is based upon recent research into the plasticity of the brain and ways in which the brain can be changed to improve functioning. We encourage you to join us at Captainbs at the Bay for our AGM followed by refreshments.]]>