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2012 Canberra Scholarship Lunch

Thank you to those who made it to the 2012 Podmore Foundation Scholarship Presentation Lunch at the Royal Canberra Golf Club. We had lovely weather, lovely food and drink, and lovely people. Special thanks to Mary Porter AM, MLA, a benefactor from Podmore’s earliest days, who presented certificates to three very special young ladies, Larissa, Lyric and Mia. We were honoured to host Cath Ingram, Partner, Federal Government, KPMG Canberra and CEO Sleep out Canberra 2011 Thanks as well to Meaghan D’Arcy, who prepared the scholarship certificates, and Nicola Breen for taking the attached pictures with a little help from …

2012 Scholarship Lunch at Victoria Barracks Sydney

We had our fifth scholarship presentation lunch at the Victoria Barracks Officers’ Mess on Sunday 24th March. An enthusiastic group of stalwarts attended with representatives from Women in Insurance and Bella Media, who made generous pledges of financial and in-kind support. Kyol, Podmore’s inaugural scholarship recipient in 2008 and his two grandmothers, Rhonda and Christine attended.  Kyol and Mitchell spoke of the difference getting the opportunity to study in Sydney at top independent boarding schools, Scots College and St Ignatius, Riverview, respectively, had made in their lives. The following scholarships were awarded: Tiliara Commemorative Scholarship and the Professor Mick Dodson …