Month: March 2017

Variety of ways to raise funds for children with special needs

For families of children who are sick, disadvantaged or who have special needs, finding support can be a challenge but this is where Canterbury League Club can step in.   Since 2010, Canterbury has donated over $80,000 to Variety – the Children’s Charity who in turn, support children with special needs by providing specialised equipment,

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Local Canterbury clubs joining forces to tackle children’s learning difficulties

In a first ever, Canterbury League Club, Canterbury Hurlstone Park RSL, Campsie RSL and The Lantern Club have combined resources to help 50 primary school children with learning difficulties improve their literacy and numeracy skills. Using a pooled donation of $50,000 the four clubs have partnered with Learning Links, a service organisation which helps children

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Winter coats for the homeless

For the past six years, Canterbury has been a long-time supporter of the Order of Malta and this year is no different with the Club donating $2,000 to their ‘Coats for the Homeless’ program. The donation has enabled the purchase of 60 black, warm shower-proof coats which were specially-designed after numerous consultations and feedback from

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