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TAFE Student Fundraising Project
Students of Business Administration at North Metropolitan TAFE in Perth, WA, with the generous support of the students of Leadership and Management, have undertaken a fundraising and event project for the Dementia Foundation for Spark of Life.
As part of their studies they learnt about planning and implementing projects in the real world. Hilary Lee visited the students in February, 2018 to introduce them to the Spark of Life Philosophy and to the significant work of the Dementia Foundation for Spark of Life.
On Tuesday 19th June 2018, Jane Verity presented a 2-hour seminar that provided an introduction to the Spark of Life Philosophy and the work of the Dementia Foundation for Spark of Life. Proudly supported by White Lady Funerals & Le Pine Funerals, the evening was held in the beautiful function room next to the chapel at their brand new premises in Dandenong, Victoria. This inspiring seminar, that shared practical skills everyone can apply straight away with positive results, was warmly welcomed by participants & staff.
For more information visit www.dementiafoundation.org.au
Exciting News from Mumbai, India & Spark of Life Master Practitioner Sailesh Mishra
Since completing the Spark of Life Master Course in May 2017 thanks to a scholarship from the Dementia Foundation for Spark of Life, Sailesh was applauded by Bollywood Super Star Mr. Amitabh Bachchan on India’s biggest TV show, was visited by Ms. Susan Somers – President for INPEA (International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse) and has undertaken many community projects
Malcolm Young Tribute Concert 17th February 2018 – Melbourne
A special evening to be held in Melbourne at the Corner Hotel in tribute of one of Australia’s iconic musicians who experienced his own journey with dementia. An inspiration to all and a true Australian rock and roll legend.
All profits to go Dementia Foundation for Spark of Life that makes a difference in the lives of those living with dementia.
Listen to Hilary Lee chat with WA Ambassador for the Dementia Foundation for Spark of Life, Ros Worthington on the ‘Charity Begins at Home’ podcast. Listen here >>
Hilary Lee with Martin Farr, President of the Kalamunda Rotary Club, who presented a generous donation of $600 towards scholarship recipient Isaac Oyinlade.
Isaac is a leader of the Hebron Love and Care Centre in Lagos, Nigeria, a pioneering community organisation that, along with 2 other Spark of Life scholarship recipients Elizabeth Aina-Scott and Olayinka Ajomale, is working towards becoming a Spark of Life Centre of Excellence. Read more about Spark of Life in Nigeria >>