Category: Community Support Stories

Community Spirit Shines Through

  Meet Ann from Keperra. Anne and a group of 6 friends have been dropping off donations for Picabeen’s Food Pantry Service for over 2 years. Even amidst our current global situation, this group of friends has continued to collect food for those in our community who are most vulnerable. It is these acts of kindness that will see our communities remain strong, THANK...

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Thank you to the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Trust

  For more than 50 years the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Trust has raised funds to improve the well being of members of the community. Picabeen would like to thank the Trust for assistance in funding our Community Breakfast to be held on Wednesday 18th December from 9 am Recently our Finance Officer David Cameron represented Picabeen at a presentation ceremony hosted by Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner and Lady Mayoress Nina...

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Official opening of lift at Picabeen Commmunity Centre

    Recently Picabeen’s new lift,pathways and staircase were officially opened by Andrew Wines – Councillor for Enoggera Ward. Special guest was long time Picabeen centre user Bereniece Corvi who assisted Andrew in cutting the cake and delivering an expression of thanks (including a vocal solo)….. Picabeen appreciates the support of Brisbane City Council and Cr. Andrew Wines for supporting this fantastic addition to our...

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Picabeen Change Room commences business

On the 4th February Picabeen took over the operations of the Change Room situated at 65 Gilston Street Keperra Picabeen Change Room is a second hand clothing store and Community Hub and this retail outlet was previously run by the BTF Foundation The Change Room is open from 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday We sell beautiful pre-loved clothing from brand names to bargains and everything in between. Pop-in to see what wonderful things are in stock (and there’s extra comfy couches and some good books in our free library too!). The Change Room is also looking for volunteers...

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Life Member Barbara Barnes receives a volunteer award

  Recently Foundation and Life Member of Picabeen  Barbara Barnes received an Everton Volunteer Recognition Award to acknowledge her service to the community –most recently  for her involvement as convenor of the Older Women’s Network Mitchelton Group. Awards were presented by State member for Everton – Hon Tim Mander and Councillor for Enoggera Andrew...

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