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Sherryn Prinzi

Apr 16, 2014 |
Sherryn Prinzi Riding for the Disabled

Our guest speaker Sherryn Prinzi, (pictured below) Youth &Family Services Strategic Development Officer, with Banyule City Council, told us that Banyule has a diverse community of about 118,000 residents. The number of people living in Banyule is expected to increase by a further 7,000 people in the period to 2020. By 2031, forecasts indicate the population will approximate almost 140,000 people. Greatest predicted growth is in the over 60 age group. About 18% of people living in Banyule spend time…

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Barbara Gabogregan

Apr 16, 2014 |
Barbara Gabogregan

Thank God I had a Stroke 19th May 2011 started off as an ordinary day. Some shopping, meeting the neighbour’s new dog, her duties as carer for her 90 year old mother and then the tell tale signs of a stroke. An ambulance trip and a confirmatory scans also confirmed the existence of a brain tumour. Barbara’s diagnostic journey had began. An avid reader and writer, her neurological symptoms indicated limitations on her ability to read but her writing was…

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Paul Gamble

Mar 30, 2014 |

Paul in 2005 established “Monika” a food temperature monitoring company. Paul was well qualified for the job with a degree in Accounting and Ba in Business. His father’s family has a company in England which originally marketed this product, and his Grandmother actually named the product Monika. Paul’s company in Australia which markets Monika is all about food safety solutions. At present there are six people working in his company. His product is found in age care facilities, Tafe colleges,…

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The Mercy Hospital Breast Milk Program

Mar 30, 2014 |

On Tuesday March 11th four Rosanna Rotarians accompanied Helen Clancy (wife of District Governor Phillip Clancy) to the Mercy Hospital to present a cheque for $1,000.00 to the Mercy Breast Milk Program. This cause is the special project of Helen Clancy for this year.  We were grateful to Helen for her inclusion of Yevonne Pollock in the hand over.  Yevonne is our Community Services Committee Chair. Gavan Woinarski as the Manager of The Mercy Health Foundation took our small party…

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