Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) : Update 3

Dear All,

Early this week, I advised that GFRC would be suspending its traditional operations and preparing to support the distribution within the Geelong Region of hampers prepared by Food Bank Victoria in collaboration with Red Cross Geelong. While the Red Cross hamper program is a welcome initiative, it is not necessarily targeting the clients within our region, regularly supported by GFRC and its’ partners. Many partners also expressed their disappointment that bulk product would no longer be available to support their efforts…

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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) : Update 2

Dear All,

With media attention relating to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its potential spread throughout our region we understand it may be causing concern within our community.

In order to protect our volunteers and clients from (COVID-19) we have decided to suspend operating from our GFRC Freedman St North Geelong as of 3.00pm Friday 3rd April 2020 until further notice…

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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) : Update 1

Dear All,

With media attention relating to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its potential spread throughout our region we understand it may be causing concern within our community.

In order to streamline our logistics and protect our volunteers we have decided to consolidate our operation effective Monday 23rd March 2020 with the closure of our Lt Smythe St minimart…

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Food for Fines

DONATE PACKAGED, NON-PERISHABLE FOOD
AND WE WILL WAIVE YOUR LIBRARY FINES!
PLEASE GIVE GENEROUSLY TO ASSIST LOCAL PEOPLE.
Please only donate food items with an expiration date of May 2020 or later.
Fines for damaged or lost items are not included in this campaign.

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