The Port Melbourne Football Club are delighted to release the following list of our involvement within the community over the course of the past 6 months:
Autism Helper – Supported Autism Helper in the Port Melbourne Vs Frankston Preseason Cup and Luncheon held on the day.
Tommy Lahiff Cup – Hosted 10 primary Schools/Over 300 kids in the Boys & Girls Tournaments in June. Fully funded by our Football club.
Primary School Roadshow – Conducted 4 primary school visits with clinics and talks from players, etc. at Albert Park PS, St Mary’s Parish PS, Windsor PS and Port Melbourne PS.
Port Phillip Specialist School – Themed fundraising initiative on Round 19 Vs Collingwood to support the raising on money to go towards the upgrade of the School’s new kitchen. Guests from the school will be in attendance at the Presidents Luncheon. Glenn & Gary visited the school for a lunch. Made Function centre available to them for their activities.
Fight MND – The Men’s & Women’s teams wore MND Socks during MND Round to support the freezing of MND.
Alannah Madeline Foundation – Themed Luncheon & Fundraising/promotional initiative on the PMFC Ladies Day.
MS Foundation – MS Themed Luncheon through past player Tim Ryan who is battling MS. Tim attended the teams main session and spoke to the playing group after training about his journey.
Beyond Blue – Our Men’s players wore blue tape on their wrists during Beyond Blue round to support Depression & Anxiety.
Auskicks – The Port Melbourne & Elsternwick Auskicks played at Halftime of our Home VFL matches. Provided an opportunity for kids and their parents to know the Borough and VFL footy.
Bunnings Sausage Sizzle – Borough presence at the Port Melbourne Bunnings running the sausage sizzle and selling merchandise/membership.
Port Colts Family Day – A presence at the Port Colts FC selling membership/merchandise and running the Handball competition. Made Function centre available to them for their activities.
It’s OK, Not to be OK – Our Women’s team will be supporting this charity by wearing socks against Mornington in Round 14 to support Mental Health.
Reclink – Donated a set of football Jumpers and 14 footballs and developing further activities with them.
Property Industry Foundation – Raised Awareness at the inaugural ‘Borough Connect’ Business Luncheon
If any organisations wish to express their interest to get involved with our ongoing program of initiatives, please contact Football Manager Anthony Piccolo via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.