Celebrations marking the 75th year since the beginning of the Missionary Sisters of Service (MSS) began with a pilgrimage through Tasmania to Bruny Island where it all began. In a spirit of joy and celebration, a group of 28 pilgrims spent five days travelling through Tasmania to mark the commencement of the 75-year anniversary of … Continue reading A Pilgrimage Celebrating our Past – Energising our Present – Open to the Future
“You can call in to the office and I will tell you all about the program; or you can brave the noise of sixty kids having fun and see for yourself what happens at our weekly gathering”. This was the invitation extended to Judy Cain from the JWF Melbourne Branch on a recent visit to … Continue reading STARTTS Weekly Youth Group for Young People from Refugee Backgrounds – Coffs Harbour
We would love you to join us for our annual trek along part of the beautiful Great Victorian Rail Trail on Saturday 14th October 2017 - 2017 JWF Yarck to Yea flyer Small file to download the flyer with all booking details.
We're delighted to announce that our Board has just approved 26 small grants to disadvantaged communities across Australia. Read about them here - Highways and Byways Grant Summaries We would love you to help us support these programs. You can DONATE HERE We greatly appreciate your support!
We would love you to join us this Sunday 5th May for an afternoon in the Yarra Valley to launch this wonderful commemorative cookbook, full of beautiful photos and stories honouring the lives of the Missionary Sisters of Service over the last 75 years - fantastic gift for Mothers Day!
In our first edition of Highways and Byways for 2019, we report on recent meetings held in Toowoomba and Roma to develop Highways and Byways partnerships to support rural communities. We also report on four wonderful 2018 grants which had had great outcomes thanks to you our supporters. In MSS news we announce the arrival … Continue reading April 2019 Highways and Byways and MSS Newsletters
All welcome to join in this wonderful walking pilgrimage on Bruny Island, Tasmania in November 2019
Our 2019 Small Grants Program of Highways and Byways closed on 14th March 2019. Thank you to all those who applied - we have received many excellent applications. Applications are currently being assessed. Successful grantees will be notified in end of May/June 2019.