2014 Melbourne Golf Day & Luncheon

Format: Team Ambrose Date: Wednesday, 10 December 2014 Time: 7am Arrival/Registration, 8am shotgun start Luncheon: 1pm 2.45 Presentations Location: Woodlands Golf Club, Mordialloc, Victoria Details: The Charity Challenge invites you, your colleagues and corporate rivals to put just 7-8 hours in your life aside and help to ‘make a difference’ with a round of golf at the beautiful Woodlands Golf Club Sponsorship packages available Raffles & various on-course competitions 2014 Mel...

March 3rd, 2014 | Categories: Events, Fundraising, News

The Charity Challenge Golf Series

The Charity Challenge Golf Series was the brainchild of Gary Dawson OAM and Matthew Laverty way back in 2003.​  Both Matt and Gary (or “Smokey” as most refer to him) felt there was a void in supporting the lower profile charities within the community.  With their profile in Corporate Golf and Charity Fundraising, the ‘boys’ would regularly field requests from Charities for support, either by running their event or donating prizes. ​After careful planning, Matt and Smokey se...

January 7th, 2014 | Categories: Events, Fundraising

ALDS’ first ongoing fundraising initiative

We now have 7 beautiful cards for sale to the public: 3 Birthday card designs (1 child and 2 older), 2 General Purpose designs can be used as a thank you, thinking of you, get well or other card, 1 Remembrance card, 1 Christmas card ENVELOPES – included SIZE – All cards are A6 or 10.5cm x 15cm (approx.) COST – $2.50 each or pack of six – $12.50, pack of 10 – $20.00, pack of 12 – $22.50 POSTAGE – Please add $2.00 to the cost of your order All cards are blank on the i...

November 27th, 2013 | Categories: Fundraising

Show n Shine

Show – N – Shine Date: 30 Nov 2014 Time: 10 am – 3 pm Location: Fleet Air Arm Museum, HMAS Albatross, Nowra Details $15 Pre-registration entry / $20 On the day gate entry Spectator – Gold coin donation Alcohol free even, featuring live entertainment and fun family activities All funds raised will be donated to JDRD and Australian Leukodystrophy Support Group For further information and entry form go to: www.navy.gov.au/event/albatross-show-n-shine-2014 Contact details: St...

November 19th, 2013 | Categories: Events, Fundraising, News

2013 Leukodystrophy Charity Challenge Golf Day and Lunch

Leukodystrophy Golf Day Thur 10th October 2013 and registration

August 15th, 2013 | Categories: Events, Fundraising

‘If you are in the Western Region of Melbourne, you may be interested in this…’

Dear Colleagues, The Association for Children with a Disability is running a workshop in the Western region for parents/primary carers of children (0-18) with a disability. Could you please forward this email to your networks and consider placing it in your newsletter and posting on your social media pages to reach families. Apologies for any cross postings. ‘Making it Possible’ Parent Workshop How you can think, plan and achieve goals for your child and family The Association for Children ...

August 12th, 2013 | Categories: Events, Fundraising

Rural Outreach Seminar and Sibling Workshop in Albury

Association of Genetic Support of Australasia & Genetic Support Network of Victoria partnership invites you to attend our Rural Outreach Seminar and Sibling Workshop in Albury Flyer

August 12th, 2013 | Categories: Events, Fundraising

Australian Transplant Games

We are so proud of Josh Yates, an ALDS WA member who recently attended the Australian Transplant Games in Newcastle NSW.  Josh won 9 medals most of which were in his age group 18-29 years and just to put those performances into perspective, we believe Josh was the only athlete at the games who in addition to being a transplantee, also happened to be legally blind.  Congratulations Josh. Gold – 5km Race Walk (all ages) Silver – Pétanque – Singles Silver – Badminton – Singles ...

October 30th, 2012 | Categories: Events, Fundraising, News

Golf Day

It was a cool and overcast day for our 4th Annual Fundraising Golf Day, but luckily there was little wind and this somewhat grey day, was not at all marred by the weather.  Indeed it was a stark contrast and marvellous success, as unperturbed, the golfers enjoyed their round while other guests enjoyed the hospitality and warm atmosphere of the Macquarie Links Golf Club and ALDS. There were plenty of volunteers on hand, in particular Maria Gambone who together with partner Glenn Smith joined Ann...

October 30th, 2012 | Categories: Events, Fundraising, News

MELBOURNE MARATHON – Sunday 14th October

MELBOURNE MARATHON – Sunday 14th October Please get behind ALDS past Treasurer, Mr Adrian Stephenson, in his effort to raise funds and to raise awareness of Leukodystrophy and ALDS by participating in the Melbourne Marathon in a half marathon event. Adrian has done all the hard work by getting fit and committing his time and energy to training. Hopefully those who read our newsletter can take care of the easy part by logging onto Adrian’s page at the Go Fundraise website and registering ...

September 24th, 2012 | Categories: Events, Fundraising