$500 scholarships for children transitioning from primary to secondary.
One on one daily literacy support for children below average in literacy.
One on one tutoring with family support to bridge gaps in literacy and numeracy and bring kids up to par.
Bridging the gap between primary and secondary and training young people in new technologies that are part of the new world of work.
Financial support to reduce this risk of homelessness.
Westernport Community Support Centre
Outreach to people experiencing homelessness, supporting people led engagement with services and community.
Understanding how local agencies do and don’t work together and how this can be enhanced for better client outcomes.
Understanding complex needs and supporting aspirations of families through client led engagement.
We work with a number of donors to collaboratively fund these initiatives. Each is partially funded by our founder, George Hicks Foundation. Some are fully funded; others need more support. If you are interested in supporting these projects financially, please get in touch with our Executive Director, Stephanie Exton on 03 9656 5523 or firstname.lastname@example.org We’d love to hear from you!
Grants to date
ACTIVE PROJECT AREAS
Westernport Secondary Educational Guarantee Pilot
After School Tutoring for Children with Below Average Literacy & Numeracy
Abecedarian Program at Eastbourne Primary
Thanks Tanya Fry of TanyaFryPhotography for your beautiful photographs 🙂
The Mornington Peninsula Foundation acknowledges and pays respect to the Boon Wurung / Bunurong People of the Kulin Nation, the traditional owners of these lands and waters.