The latest at SCARF – May 2022

April was an exciting month at SCARF. We celebrated the 12 Lunchbox for Learning participants graduating from their “next steps” training. This program not only provides a way for women to connect, to build their food literacy and capacity to prepare healthy food, but they also receive a nationally-recognised statement of attainment towards...

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The latest at SCARF – March 2022

UPDATES & NEWS March has been a busy month at SCARF as we continue to resume programs and wrap up the ‘Building Emerging Community Resilience to Natural Disaster Emergencies in a Climate of Change’ project. There have been several key events we were actively involved in to celebrate NSW Women’s...

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The latest at SCARF – February 2022

UPDATES & NEWS As COVID restrictions ease we are looking forward to the return of face-to-face activities; meeting people, holding workshops, training sessions and other group-based activities with our community members. As we anticipate once again connecting “in-person” we are also carrying out a lot of extra planning and risk...

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The latest at SCARF – December 2021

The latest at SCARF | December 2021 ☀ As this is our last newsletter for the year, I would like to acknowledge some people for their unique contributions to SCARF as their engagement with us will change in the new year. These are in addition to the extraordinary contributions made by so many...

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The latest at SCARF – November 2021

The latest at SCARF | November 2021 ☀ We are at the end of our first month as a merged entity with MCCI Ltd and it has been such a productive and positive experience. The genuine warmth and enthusiasm with which we have been welcomed by the MCCI team has really...

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The latest at SCARF – August 2021

SCARF MCCI meeting

Hi all, The past 12-18 months have brought with them health, wellbeing and financial challenges that have been felt across the country and the world. We consider ourselves to be somewhat lucky during lockdown in our homes in relative security as the COVID delta variant continues to spread.   With the opening...

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The latest at SCARF July 2021

By now you have no doubt heard the news that the SCARF members have confirmed our merger with MCCI Ltd at the extraordinary General Meeting held June 30. The real work now begins as we  transition 15 years of operational relationships and procedures into a new entity. Regardless of how familiar we...

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The latest at SCARF June 2021

Let's Lead

Winter has arrived and COVID has crept back a little closer than we would like, so I urge you all to take care of yourselves and follow the latest health advice. I had my first jab of the vaccine a couple of weeks back and it was quick and painless. I...

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The latest at SCARF March 2021

Diversity and inclusion workshop

The latest at SCARF | March 2021 ☀ Important updates from SCARF Last week we celebrated International Women’s Day with the theme “Choose to Challenge”. We were encouraged to seek out and celebrate women’s achievements and to collectively help to create a more inclusive world. This week we celebrate Harmony...

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The latest at SCARF February 2021

The latest at SCARF | March 2021 ☀ It has been a fairly hectic start to 2021 but the new year has brought with it a renewed feeling of optimism as we re-boot community programs and continue to foster new partnerships and connections in the Illawarra to support the local...

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