PCYC finalist in regional awards

Nominated: Collie PCYC Advisory Committee chair Geoff Wilks with Collie PCYC manager Linda Gallagher and Nellie the centre dog. Photo: Shannon Wood.
Nominated: Collie PCYC Advisory Committee chair Geoff Wilks with Collie PCYC manager Linda Gallagher and Nellie the centre dog. Photo: Shannon Wood.

Collie PCYC has been announced as a Finalist in the Community TAB Community Service Award, part of the 2017 Western Australian Regional Achievement and Community Awards.

Collie Police and Community Youth Centre has undergone a transformation in the last year, into a vibrant and welcoming centre.

Young people are engaged in positive, fun activities to build self-esteem, social consciousness and engagement.

The centre has established a food program which provides the 67 Friday night attendees with a meal, whilst giving them skills in cooking, budgeting and food preparation.

The Finalists will be presented and Winners announced at an Awards Gala Presentation Dinner to be held at the Hyatt Regency Perth on Friday evening 20th October.

The winner of the awards will receive a $2,000 Award prize from Commonwealth Bank and a trophy.

One of the eleven category winners will be announced as the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development Regional Achievement and Community Award winner and will receive a $2,000 Award Prize from the Commonwealth Bank.  

For further information or to purchase a ticket contact the Awards office on 9201 1155.