0

Melbourne Cup 2016

7 November 2016

Melbourne Cup

It’s the race that stops the nation! And on Tuesday, 1 November 2016, it was also the race that helps young Aussies with high care needs to live their young lives with choice, independence and dignity.

Youngcare was so privileged to be beneficiary of marvellous Melbourne Cup events at Byblos, Story Bridge Hotel, Blackbird Bar & Restaurant Brisbane, Restaurant Two and Tattersall’s. Across these five venues, thanks to our generous supporters, over $16,000 was raised – THANK YOU!

A big shout-out goes to our ever-amazing volunteers who gave their time to sell sweeps and raffle tickets on the day, your generosity really does make all the difference as we work to ensure that no young Aussie has to wake up in aged care.

Melbourne Cup

Pictured: Youngcare volunteers and raffle winners enjoy Melbourne Cup celebrations at Byblos Bar & Restaurant.

14938008_1503146286378626_1264140307_n

Pictured: Youngcare volunteers enjoying the festivities at Restaurant Two.

14958377_1503145749712013_1647599993_n

Pictured: One lucky punter collects her sweeps winnings at The Story Bridge Hotel.

 

SHARE THIS!
News you might like:
30 August 2016 National not-for-profit organisation Youngcare today announced the appointment of new Chief Executive Officer Anthony Ryan. Mr ...
Bernard Fanning is back and he can't wait for the Youngcare Benefit Concert 2015! Below he shares his fond memories of the past and some of his plans ...
7 November 2016 Share a slice of Youngcake this Christmas For a young person with high care needs, the loss of choice and independence is one of ...
We want you to be the first to know! Youngcare is thrilled to announce the return of one of Brisbane’s best nights of Australian music: the ...
Dear Mr Scott Morrison, I’m writing to you as the 30th Prime Minister of Australia because I want to know how you’re planning on improving the ...
This article was originally published in The Australian Hospital and Healthcare Bulletin. 8 January 2016 Young people in aged care – an Australian ...
2 August 2017 Youngcare explores options as NSW project ends Youngcare’s partnership with St. Vincent’s Australia to deliver high care housing ...
5 May 2016 CEO message The new season is an exciting time for Youngcare as we start to focus on bringing our latest apartments at Albany Creek, ...
5 May 2016 WHAT’S ON!   28 APRIL - 8 MAY Simpson Desert Challenge Support the trekkers by donating and follow the trek with our regular ...
24 July 2017 A message from our partners at Vincents At VINCENTS one of our core values is to actively build a company environment that contributes ...
Categories
Archives

Are you a young person seeking help?

What we do

GET INFO

Get Help

GET INFO

Contact Us

GET INFO

A huge thanks to our supporters 

Channel Nine
Vuly
Eureka Landscaping
Neals
Motorola Solutions
Vertica Capital
Hand Heart Pocket
Forte Catering
Good2give
MMO Interiors
De Luca Corp
Broncos Charity Fund
Hopgood Ganim
Betta Home Living
One Harvest - love beats
The Co Group
MS Queensland
Braggs Signs
McCabe Curwood
J W Bell & Associates
Clark Real Estate
Brighton Homes
Select AV
Queensland Rail
Birdsville Roadhouse
Collins Food
Media Merchants
Style
GNK
Morgans
Nova
Pilot
Thrifty
Knight Frank
Just Cause Bunch
Tattersalls Club
Aurora Adventures
Bruce Lynton
Sleepy's
Just Photography
AWIC - Awesome Women In Construction
Brisbane Airport
Sage
Servcorp
MGD Private
CUB
Birdsville Hotel
Network First
Spot Productinons
National Storage
Rivergum Homes
FKG
Vincents
Batercard
Audio Visual Elements
DAE
Merlo
Savills
Shine Lawyers
ALS Global
KFC Youth Foundation
ALS
Coates
EY
Queensland Government
Ozdent
Triffid
CV Services
Tatts Group
LAS logo
QIC
Taylor Byrne
Flight Centre Foundation
Birdsville Social Club
Tradelink
Bunnamagoo
Story Bride Hotel
Cutting Edge
HSF
Carbone
Women's Weekly
Wolff Group
Une Parkinson Foundation
MTAQ
Vantage Performance
Keystone
Care Tech
ANZ