Success Stories – Mick

Mick is an 18 year old who had been residing in a unit with no power or water as he did not have enough money to pay these bills after his parents had moved overseas.  On referral to SYFS he entered the Foyer Program, which provides accommodation as well as support for education, training and […]

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New Bike

This year SYFS has some clients who are eager to participate. A few clients have been provided with a bike to assist with their general transport and they will be able to enjoy the Ride 4 Rotary as well. The attached photo shows one of the staff testing out the bike on delivery.

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SYFS NEWS

We are looking forward to the 22nd!!!.  This year we have the SYFS team registered and we have managed to encourage more riders which is great. Looks like our donations are starting to come in and we expect this will continue right up to start time!!

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25 Sleeps to go – Getting Excited

Wow how time flies – there are now only 25 sleeps to go. The registrations and fundraising have started very well. That said it is amazing how quickly those days will pass. So if you are keen to help us get to our $20,000 tartget why not sign up to ride now – or donate […]

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It is an EASy and fun ride at Ride 4 Rotary

The velodrome is not steep and can be ridden easily by all riders on any roadworthy bike. This is a great fun day – come in and have a nice ride around the velodrome then if you wish stay for a great coffee, music and a chat. Fast riders shoud pick the earlier 2 sessions […]

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40 Sleeps To Go

Hi everyone, with 40 sleeps to go we are now winding up the promotion of Ride 4 Rotary, Supporting Youth at Risk in the Illawarra. Make this one of your must do events of the year. As volunteers we ensure ALL you money goes to the beneficiary.

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65 Sleeps to go

This will be our 3rd year running the Ride 4 Rotary – Supporting Youth at Risk in the Illawarra. In our first year 2014 we raised $3,500 and then $12,500 in 2015. Our target in 2016 is $20,000 with the benefits raised going to Southern Youth and Family Services. As volunteers we ensure all your […]

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67 Sleeps To Go

Let’s get ready to have fun and help youth at risk in the Illawarra. With only 67 sleeps or about 10 weeks to go it is time to thik about registering and seeing if you have some folk who would also like to support both you and our youth.

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SYFS 2014

Southern Youth and Family Services (SYFS) works with young people who experience disadvantage, homelessness and risk of homelessness.  In the 2013/14 year, SYFS accommodated 616 young people and provided a range of support services to over 2,500 young people and over 1,500 families. In December 2014, Rotary presented SYFS with a $4,000 cheque, raised through […]

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