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Angela running along the beach
August 15, 2023

Angela’s championing the cause of children in foster care

Angela Champion will be making every step count when she runs the 100km Surf...
August 6, 2023

Inspiring speakers set for inaugural Meli Foster a Future fundraiser

The man who inspired a remarkable Hollywood feature film and one of Australia’s most...
August 6, 2023

Meli joins the fold to end homelessness

More than 1500 people were counted as experiencing homelessness in Geelong on census night...
July 19, 2023

Young people deliver powerful anti-drinking message to parents

“I need you to say no.” That’s the simple yet powerful message from young...
June 30, 2023

Run for Meli! Surf Coast Century partnership announced

Surf Coast century to raise money for children and young people in care. Every...
June 4, 2023

Meli launches Little Things Appeal

Meli has launched its 2023 Little Things Appeal, calling on the community to help...
May 5, 2023

Geelong turns purple for Candlelight Vigil

On Wednesday evening, Geelong landmarks were lit up purple as part of the Safe...
May 3, 2023

Meli takes on management of the new Poa Banyul Community Hub

Meli continues to lead the way in the provision of early years services, having...
May 1, 2023

Kinders to open doors during Education Week 2023

From Portarlington to Lara, to Colac and everywhere in between, there is a Meli...
May 1, 2023

Shining a light on domestic and family violence

In Australia, one woman is killed nearly every week and one child killed each...
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