$2.069m in new grants approved for distribution by the Trustees.
Hepatitis Victoria's HEPReady workforce training program was officially launched on 28 March 2017, completing its transformation from a seedling social enterprise aspiration to a full-blown commercial training program aimed at saving lives.
Ms Claire Higgins has been appointed as a Trustee to the Board of HMSTrust, commencing 16 February 2017.
"Vincent's openness is one of the reasons the kids at The Grange relate to him so strongly. He's willing to talk frankly about his own experience of family violence." Evonne Maric, school counsellor.
More than 2600 grant applications crossed Fran Awcock’s desk during her nine years as a Trustee of the Helen Macpherson Smith Trust (HMSTrust). They came from high profile organisations and small community groups, seeking anything from a few thousand dollars to more than a million. But Fran’s decision-making focus always came back to one consideration: who were the individuals the grants would assist?