Sandra Runs for Ardoch this August

We are honoured to announce our newest Ardoch supporter, Sandra Bardevig who will be running and fundraising on behalf of Ardoch at the Sandy Point Marathon. Sandra will be attempting the gruelling half marathon (21.1km) on Sunday 27 August.

Twenty-two year old Sandra is a Finnish backpacker who grew up in Denmark. Having backpacked for the past year, she...

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CEO'S MESSAGE: AUGUST 2017

We may not have brought home the trophy on the night but we were delighted during July to learn that Ardoch was one of six Victorian Finalists  in the 2017 Telstra Business Awards (Charity Category). This amazing recognition, among thousands of nominations, is a testament to the dedication of our board, staff team, financial supporters, volunteers and partner...

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Raising funds and fitness at Run Melbourne

We are excited to report that two runners, Matt and Tiana, completed Run Melbourne while raising money for Ardoch on Sunday 30 July.

Tiana ran her first 10km race and Matt was in the fastest group of runners for the half marathon. The grinning faces proudly displaying medals and Ardoch T-shirts says a lot.

Running a long-distance race can be a...

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Blog of the Month: From John to Makaira

Ardoch’s Numeracy Buddies program is an innovative workplace volunteering program that engages students with maths in an interactive and fun way.

The program matches a classroom of primary school students (usually between Year 4 and 6) with a group of Workplace Volunteers from a common workplace. Each student or Little Buddy is paired with a...

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Professional Development Sessions August-September 2017

Below are our upcoming free professional development sessions for Ardoch community volunteers.

Frankston

Topic: Literacy Support Date: Thursday 17th of August, 2017 Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm Location: Ebdale Community Hub, 20 Ebdale Street, Frankston

Speaker: Gemma Pearce – Gemma Pearce is a classroom teacher of 10 years, currently...

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