What we do
The Bellbird Committee is a registered not for profit charity registered with ACNC. It was established in 1976 and is committed to assisting Disadvantaged Central Coast children and associated groups concerned with the welfare of children.
Through its fundraising the Committee has been able to provide financial assistance to organisations like Yarran Early Intervention Centre, Central Coast Kids in Need, Riding for the Disabled. The Committee also assists on a case by case basis individual families who need support for a disadvantaged child.
The Committee, consisting of approximately 35 women, meets every month to plan fundraising events and manage the distribution of funds raised. New members are always welcome.
2016 saw the Committee raising over $35,000. Go to the News page to see some of the organisations and individuals who benefited from our fundraising.
If you are seeking assistance or know someone in need of assistance from the Bellbird Committee please click Contact us.
Check out some of our past eventst. Click here.
PLEASE VOTE FOR US!
EXCITING NEWS!! The Bellbird Committee has been selected as one of the three finalist Central Coast charities to receive support in the Telstra Connected Community Program.
If we get the most votes we will receive $3,000!!, 2nd $1,500 and 3rd we receive $500 – of course we would love to come first! And use the money to provide as much support as possible to disadvantaged children and their families particularly at this time of year.
To vote, plese go into one of the following Telstra Stores and mention to a staff member you want to vote for Bellbirds.
Voting commence on Monday 6th November and finishes on Sunday 3rd December.
Please vote for us and help us, help the children.
We are coming to the end of a wonderfully successful Fundraising Year!
Just 1 more event left and we have saved a fabulous one for last!
Make sure you book your tickets / table early.
"SPARKLE" DINNER DANCE - SAVE THE DATE!
Saturday 9th December - Reef Restaurant Terrigal
Delicious dinner and entertainment by "Open Fire" Duo
7pm for 7:30pm - 11:30pm
Tickets $100 per person
For further information & Ticket sales please call:
Lorraine Gaffney 0412 223 229
Lyn Faulkner 0448 722 221
OR your Bellbird member
RSVP: Friday 1st December 2017
STOP PRESS - RAFFLE RESULTS DRAWN 16th SEPTEMBER 2017
1st Prize:(Original Greg Jarmaine painting) Mrs Sneesby Gorokan
2nd Prize: (Accommodation at Crowne Plaza + Breakfast) Debbie Kinsey Avoca
3rd Prize: (Handmade Child's Quilt) Susie Staunton
All winners have received their prizes. Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets and supported our fundraising for Disadvantaged Children on the Central Coast.
Meetings 1st Tuesday of every month 2017 at 6.00pm
If you would like to attend an event or have any questions about a particular event, please let us know you are coming by emailing:firstname.lastname@example.org