SCARF Champion of Welcome trivia night a success

2019 SCARF Champions trivia night

Over 180 people joined us at the 2019 SCARF Illawarra Champions trivia night on Thursday 13 June at the Innovation Campus to help raise funds so that SCARF can continue to offer programs to recently settled refugees in the Illawarra. We were buoyed by the incredible support from the community...

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Coffee Community Connections

Every Friday at 11:30 volunteers and SCARF community members meet for Coffee & Community Connections. There's laughter, chatter, games that encourage the practice of English in a fun way, and plenty of catching up with old and new friends over cups of...

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SCARF monthly fundraiser trivia 2019

It’s 2019 and we’re back for the best trivia night Wollongong’s ever seen! Get your brain into gear and come to The Little Prince on the last Tuesday of each month for SCARF’s fundraiser trivia nights. Join us in the outdoor section at 6:00 pm for a 6:30 pm start. All...

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Join us for Hand in Hand 2019 A celebration of harmony, art and community in support of SCARF

Tickets for Opening Night on Friday 22nd March cost $60 and include a glass of champagne, traditional Syrian snacks, live music, the first chance to purchase exhibited artworks, and the opportunity to bid for 3 beautiful artworks up for auction by artists from refugee backgrounds. Acclaimed artists including Blak Douglas, Paul Ryan, Halinka Orszulok,...

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Art4Refugees 2017: Opening Night Line-up Announced!

The Opening Night of our annual art exhibition and major fundraiser, Art4Refugees, is a few short weeks away! This year, we’re thrilled to not only be showcasing a range of quality artworks (all of which are for sale), but to once again to be giving attendees an opportunity to hear from a...

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Harmony Day 2017

This year’s overall message of Harmony Day highlighted that ‘everyone belongs’. We held an event at SCARF to celebrate our cultural diversity and highlight that multiculturalism helps make the Illawarra a wonderful place.   Community members and volunteers shared with us their personal meaning of harmony. Kel Mackenzie shared: “Harmony...

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Art4Refugees 2016 is a wrap!

Our month-long Art4Refugees 2016 has wrapped up! Thanks to the generosity and dedication of contributing artists, a fantastic volunteer team, Art4Refugees sponsors, and the many people who attended our opening nights and/or purchased art, we’re proud to report Art4Refugees 2016 a wonderful success. The major fundraiser was able to support the work of...

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