Two dozen organisations are big winners in ClubGRANTS 2015

21 August 2015

24 local organisations have just received a very large injection of funds – $298,312 worth of grants to be exact – from Canterbury League Club through their ClubGRANTS program.

Each recipient organisation received funding to run specific health and social welfare programs that assist different groups in need within the local community including family support, aged, disability, and early childhood and youth services.

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Backgammon club welcomes new members

12 August 2015

Aris Patikas, President of the Canterbury League Backgammon Club, was just a 7 year old boy watching his uncles play when he fell in love with the game too.

That was over 70 years ago – his passion for the ancient game of backgammon has not diminished and the sprightly senior can still be seen playing against other club members when they meet up for games and tournaments.

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