Tuesday, 12 August 2014 in Media
20 young sportspeople in McPherson have been awarded grants of $500 each to pursue their sporting dream through the Australian Sports Commission’s Local Sporting Champions programme, local member Karen Andrews has announced.
“I am delighted that so many of our young sports people will be provided with this support to compete at a st... read more »
Wednesday, 6 August 2014 in Media
Southern Gold Coast residents are being encouraged to “lend a hand” during Homeless Persons’ Week, with local Member for McPherson Karen Andrews leading the call for action.
“This year’s theme ‘Homelessness: we can’t afford to ignore it’ raises awareness of the devastating personal harm, significant... read more »
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 in Media
Southern Gold Coast Businesses will benefit from the Australian Government’s new $484.2 million Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Programme (EIP) local member Karen Andrews has announced.
“Eligible local businesses can request Business Evaluations from experienced Advisers who will identify areas of improvement and provide detaile... read more »
Friday, 18 July 2014 in Media
Apprentices on the Southern Gold Coast can now access loans of up to $20,000 over the four years of their apprenticeship, supporting them to successfully complete their qualification, Local Member Karen Andrews has announced.
“All too often, young apprentices do not complete their training because they cannot afford the costs associated w... read more »