Networking success

The value of networking was fully realised at a recent meeting in Mullumbimby convened by Ballina Region For Refugees and involving representatives of CRISP refugee support groups from Lismore, Tweed, Ballina and Byron. The attendees discussed how best to share ideas...

Volunteer coordinator needed

We are looking for someone to take over as the volunteer coordinator for Ballina Region for Refugees. Our warm thanks go to Evelina Piga, who has carried out that role for over 12 months. Evelina agreed to take on the role shortly after she attended one of our events...

Big hearts at Tintenbar Up Front

Peter Lino, left, and his crew of volunteers singing (or not singing) the Tintenbar Up Front welcome song at the beginning of the afternoon. BR4R was the Charity of the Day at Tintenbar Up Front on 10 March, adding another $360 to our coffers. Tintenbar up Front...

Networking success

The value of networking was fully realised at a recent meeting in Mullumbimby convened by Ballina Region For Refugees and involving representatives of CRISP refugee support groups from Lismore, Tweed, Ballina and Byron. The attendees discussed how best to share ideas...

New CSG in Mullum

Members of MRSG, the new Mullumbimby refugee support group which is hoping to host a family soon. A new Community Support Group (CSG) has formed in Mullumbimby to help settle a refugee family in the area. Mullumbimby Refugee Support Group (MRSG) hopes to welcome a...