System Change

System change – it shouldn’t be about numbers; it should be about the real and lasting change achieved. Recently MPF has been acknowledging outstanding achievements in educational interventions, the appointment of some highly credentialed specialists to our board and...

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Welcoming New Members to the MPF Board

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Dr Georgia Dawson and Professor Frank Oberklaid, AM, MD, FRACP, DCH to Mornington Peninsula Foundation Board. Dr Dawson is an educational psychologist and lecturer at Melbourne’s Graduate School of Education. Georgia is a...

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Announcing Donation of $300,000 from the Ross Trust

MPF is excited to acknowledge and celebrate an outstanding donation of $300,000 from The Ross Trust, supporting the Learning Enhancement Program - part of the Western Port Learning Guarantee. With 70% of students enrolling in year 7 not at expected levels in some...

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MPF is a Public Benevolent Institution with Deductible Gift Recipient Item 1 tax status. All donations are tax deductible. As all operational costs are covered by the George Hicks Foundation, 100% of donations are distributed as community grants.