Community funding presentation
Castlemaine's 2019 Carols Xmas celebration was once again the venue for Rotary Castlemaine to announce grants to local community groups.
Raising funds to support local community groups is a key element of Rotary Castlemaine's activities.
Rotary Castlemaine President Dave Tolput (in the Santa hat) presents the symbolic cheque to representatives of local community groups at the 2019 Carols celebration on 20 December.
In all, Rotary Castlemaine handed out $12,300 on the night, including:
$2,000 — St Vincent De Paul
$2,000 — Salvation Army
$500 — SES
$500 — Thompson's Foundry Band
$400 each — Castlemaine & Newstead Men's Sheds
$500 — Castlemaine 1st Pioneer Scouts
$4,500 — Campbells Creek Reserve Committee
$1,000 — Campbells Creek Primary School
$500 — South Castlemaine Kindergarten