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Jersey Day 2017

Monday, 11 September 2017

Mr HAWKE (Mitchell—Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection) (10:40): I rise today to mark Friday, 1 September, which was Jersey Day, a very important event sparked by a family in my electorate who came up with this initiative to raise awareness of the DonateLife Network as part of the Organ and Tissue Authority.

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Stronger Communities Programme: Community organisations/groups invited to apply for Round 3 funding - Closes 23 August 2017

Monday, 14 August 2017

The Federal Member for Mitchell, the Hon Alex Hawke MP, is encouraging local community organisations in Mitchell to submit an expression of interest for funding under the Stronger Communities Programme.

The Stronger Communities Programme, announced in this year’s Budget, will deliver $150,000 for the electorate of Mitchell to fund capital projects which deliver social benefits.

Expressions of Interest are being sought for the grants. Examples of projects which may be funded under the programme include:

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