Good News – Issue 9 – Spring 2017

Good News – Issue 9 – Spring 2017
The doors to the new Good Sammy Store & Donation Centre in Butler opened without fanfare on 30 August giving the local community an opportunity to have a sneak peek before the Grand Opening on Saturday 2 September. Many locals came in to see the new store and the Grand Opening on the Saturday was an exciting one for everyone involved with more than 500 people coming through the doors to join us in celebrating the new outlet.

Good News – Issue 6 – Summer 2016

Good News – Issue 6 – Summer 2016
At the recent International Day of People with Disability celebrated by 300 people at GSI Canning Vale, scholarships and awards totaling $18,000 were provided to an amazing group of talented people. Uniting Church Moderator, Rev Steve Francis and Quadrant’s Executive Manager, Corporate Affairs, David Parker presented 11 Quadrant Energy Scholarships totaling $11,000 to Year 11 & 12 students with a disability and 8 Sarah Potter Awards for GSI staff who s...

Twenty year dream becomes a reality

Twenty year dream becomes a reality
Being reliant on the disability support pension presented a major financial barrier for Simon to qualify for the work industry. A barrier which was overcome, thanks to our Ralph Sutton Fund which enables clients to receive financial assistance to undertake training. In July 2013, Simon commenced his pre apprenticeship in cabinet making. Options ensured that he also received the tutorial and mentoring support required to finish the course. After compl...

Grease – staring Lynne Mc Granger

Grease  – staring  Lynne Mc Granger
The Australian Performing Arts Network recently donated 27 double passes for the musical ‘Grease’ which was being run at The Regal Theatre, Subiaco. GSI held a competition on our Facebook page for customers to win two double passes – two lucky winners collected their tickets and enjoyed the show. Staff were invited to pop their names in a hat and 25 double passes were won. Everyone reported back that the musical and evening were a great success – ...