Yes it has been a long time coming, but finally, the PHBC is officially a charitable organisation. All donations are now tax deductible and we will be going full steam ahead to get sponsors for the Jorgen J.
In other breaking news the Planning Minister has sent us a email telling us he has instructed SHFA to facilitate our move into permanent premises at 1 Bank st. Now we just have to wait for the property to be remediated. Get on with it SHFA – WE NEED A HOME !!
Clover gave us a rap in parliament – hear it here – www.parliament.nsw.gov.au/Prod/parlment/hansart.nsf/V3Key/LA20120314015?open&refNavID=HA8_1
We also have exciting new early school leavers and refugee harbour introductory programs in the offing. Our work experience program is running well under the stewardship of Michael Bolton-Hall who is single handedly supervising, counselling and training a group of long-term unemployed people.
Posted by Martin Van der wal