December 2018

Since 1883 Opening Event – A Roaring Success!

On the evening of Wednesday 5 December, TRY celebrated 135 years of making a meaningful difference at our inaugural photographic exhibition, Since 1883. Alongside our Board of Directors, staff, donors and volunteers we celebrated our incredible milestone with live music, incredible refreshments and great company! Since 1883 is a unique exhibit of the impact TRY [...]

October 2018

Greater Beveridge Community Centre joins the TRY Family

In partnership with Mitchell Shire Council, we are thrilled to announce the opening of the $6.74 million Greater Beveridge Community Centre. This is a game changer for TRY, and will enable us to make an incredible impact for the community of Beveridge as the official managing partner through the delivery of our youth mentoring programs [...]

July 2018

TRY Warmly Welcomes Newest Service – Richmond Multicultural Children’s Centre!

We are thrilled to announce our newest centre in the Children’s Services division - Richmond Multicultural Children’s Centre! We spoke to Sam, Centre Director, about what makes this service so special! “Natural, Sustainable, Homely and Family” is a simple way to describe TRY’s newest centre. With a large outdoor area overlooking Citizens Park, the service [...]

Congratulations Susan Alberti – Victorian of the Year!

Congratulations to the inspirational Susan Alberti who has just been crowned Victorian of the Year! Susan is known for her charity work, in particular raising funds for diabetes research and for her work in helping to develop the women’s football league. As a prominent philanthropist, she has been working towards raising funds for medical research [...]

June 2018

Introducing Tristan Miller – our Team TRY Ambassador for Run Melbourne 2018!

Who would think running 52 international marathons in 52 weeks could be possible? If you asked Tristan Miller back in 2005 he would have laughed and looked the other way. However, when life gives you lemons, what do you do? In Tristan’s case, he ran. When Tristan hit rock bottom at 28, his good friend [...]

May 2018

Volunteer Awards 2018

This morning at Perpetual, TRY Australia acknowledged our Volunteers with a Breakfast and Award Ceremony in celebration of National Volunteer Week. Our organisation currently has 302 volunteers which results in giving disengaged/disadvantaged youth an opportunity to TRY when they otherwise would not have had the chance. A big congratulations to our winners: Rebekah Beare, Ozwide [...]

April 2018

Come on Melbourne tell us #whochangedyourlife

In celebration of Youth Week, we invite you to tell us #whochangedyourlife at our next event on Thursday April 19, 11am-2pm at Bourke Street Mall (next to the tourism booth, Elizabeth st side). TRY has been mentoring and supporting young people since 1883, and 2018 marks TRY’s 135th year. We’ve all had someone who has [...]

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