Her Excellency Linda Hurley becomes the first sponsor of VIEW | Blue Mountains Gazette
Linda Hurley, wife of Australian Governor General David Hurley, became the very first sponsor of VIEW clubs in Australia.
Her Excellency Ms. Hurley joins the 15,000 VIEW members who give tirelessly in their local communities to support young Australians in need.
VIEW, which celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2020, is a national organization of women volunteers. Over 300 VIEW clubs across Australia offer their members the opportunity to connect with other community members, build lasting friendships and help disadvantaged Australian children by supporting the association’s work. children’s education charity, The Smith Family.
âI am honored to be the very first sponsor of VIEW. I have long admired the work VIEW members do in their communities, including their fabulous fundraising events, inspiring monthly breakfasts, fun social events, and most of all, their generous sponsorship of students in need. through the Smith family, âMs. Hurley said.
âAs a teacher, I have seen first-hand the transformative power that education has on young people. It really changes lives, which is why what VIEW does to help young people is so important to me.
Local VIEW Representative Rosemary Day said the organization is extremely proud to announce the new partnership with Ms. Hurley, who demonstrates every day the qualities of a VIEW member in her role.
âHer Excellency is a leader in the community and a champion for women who work together, giving generously to communities with genuine concern and care.
âWith a long career in education, Ms. Hurley is passionate about supporting young Australians in need of success in school – a goal that has led VIEW members to collectively become the largest community sponsor of students. of the Smith Family’s Learning for Life program, âRosemary Day said.
âHis Excellency’s appointment to VIEW will raise our profile and further strengthen our continued growth as we look into our next 60 years. We look forward to working with Ms. Hurley, who we know will be a valuable support for our work now and in the future. . “
Anyone interested in becoming a member can visit www.view.org.au for more information.