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New strips for junior basketballers

The Collie & Districts Community Bank was proud to be able to provide new shirts for the Collie junior basketball teams. The branch contributed $1,000 towards the cost of new shirts, which bear Bendigo Bank logos. The shirts will stay in the club for approximately the next six years, therefore providing plenty of exposure for the…

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Community arty party

The Collie & Districts Community Bank supported the local art festival, Festiv Arty, recently with a $45,000 sponsorship. Festiv Arty is a 10-day event full of family fun and includes a talent show, performing arts, visual arts, youth fest, Street Fair, silent disco and writing workshops. Staff and directors also assisted in the event by…

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Cycling classic

In 2013, the Collie & Districts Community Bank branch committed to providing $12,000 per year over five years to the local Collie to Donnybrook & Return Cycling Classic. The cycling classic is a prestigious race and is in its 93rd year. This year, the Collie branch was proud to offer a further $15,000 sponsorship. The…

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Staff spread Christmas cheer

To help spread the Christmas cheer for those less fortunate, the  Collie Community Bank staff have come together to donate two trolley loads of food items! Each staff member went shopping and donated a number of items to the value of $40. Along with this, the Collie Community Bank donated $1,000 for the volunteers to…

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Collie project wins WA resilience award

A Collie Community Bank-sponsored program has put Collie in the spotlight once again for a positive reason. Operation Next Gen ambassador Bec Woods and Advisory Committee member Julie Hillier joined Community Bank Chairperson & Shire President, Sarah Stanley, to accept the Resilient Australia Business Award on behalf of the Collie & Districts Community Bank Branch…

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Friendlier version of Shark Tank in Collie

The Goods Shed was packed to the brim with investors, business owners and community members for Pitch 3.0, an event that connects businesses with investors through the not-for-profit organisation, South West Angels. The free event started with a workshop in the afternoon, followed by a pitch and networking event, held Thursday, 19 September at the…

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Banking on Collie Motorplex’s future

An impressive footbridge recently opened at the Collie Motorplex was made possible thanks to a $495,000 grant from the Collie & Districts Community Bank. The new footbridge will allow spectators to safely cross the track to viewing areas during racing. Previously spectators used a tunnel that was shared with vehicles, which posed a safety risk.…

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