The Macrossan & Amiet Charitable Foundation recently held its Trustee meeting to determine the annual distributions for 2017.
On Thursday 21 September 2017 presentations will be held for the Macrossan & Amiet Charitable Foundation in both Mackay and Cannonvale. Distributions totalling $62,028.50 will be made to 14 different charitable organisations within the Mackay and Whitsunday regions. Included in the 2017 distributions are provision for bursaries totalling $4,000 to be granted to year 11 students across 8 high school in the region. The successful recipients of the bursaries will be determined by the school’s principal based on merit.
The Trustees of the Macrossan & Amiet Charitable Foundation take great pride and pleasure in announcing this year’s successful applicants:-
|George Street Neighbourhood Centre||$1,000.00|
|Kidney Support Network||$4,711.50|
|Mackay Chaplaincy Committee on behalf of Scripture Union Qld||$5,000.00|
|Mackay Kindergarten & Preschool||$1,000.00|
|Mackay Ostomy Support Group||$5,000.00|
|Mackay Surf Lifesaving Club||$2,364.00|
|Sarina & District Community Kindergarten||$1,000.00|
|St Vincent de Paul Society Qld||$3,455.00|
|YIRS One Stop Youth Shop||$5,000.00|
|Mens Shed Airlie Beach||$5,778.00|
|Volunteer Marine Rescue Whitsunday||$4,920.00|
The Macrossan & Amiet Charitable Foundation has now distributed $572,614.08 to local charities.
The Macrossan & Amiet Charitable Foundation has grown to now hold over $1.1M in capital. One of the most pleasing aspects of the Foundation is that all of the income is available for distribution each year, as all administration costs are met by Macrossan & Amiet Solicitors. We are also grateful to SH Tait & Co who undertake the Foundation’s accounting and audit services on a pro bono basis.