Shining Bright since 1993

Earlier Donations

2017

Victorian State Team Competitors   – Congratulations to our local girls who will be traveling to Sydney to compete in the Nationals in July.

  • Sovereign – Zoe Gibson, Madilyn Dawe & Tilly Black plus Lucy Quinlan (assistant coach)
  • Studio Arc Dance School – Ellie Lovison.

Royal South Street – Donation of prize money, trophies, and medals for:

  • the Calisthenic Solo section
  • Divison 4 Aesthetics section
  • Division 6 Intermediate aggregate

Local Calisthenics Clubs – donations for providing volunteers to help at the competitions

  • Jayde
  • Studio Arc Dance School
  • Sovereign Calisthenics

2016

This year once again we are happy to support our local community and we certainly would not be able to do this without the support of our wonderful competitors and their families. In 2016 we have donated over $3500.oo to our local community groups.

  • RODE R.A.G.E ~ Once again the Solo Comp is supporting our friends from the Rode R.A.G.E team in both the team leader Tony Davidson & our friend Aaron Rivett. Which we have now been a proud sponsor of the teams work for 3 years now. Rode RAGE (Ride Against Greenhouse Emissions) is a group of about 80 students and volunteers based in Ballarat but spread around Victoria, SA, QLD and Cambodia who designs, build and race energy efficient recumbent bikes who raise funds and volunteer their time towards sustainable environmental and social justice programs. Please check out their website or facebook page.
  • Royal South Street ~ It  is a great pleasure to announce that the Solo Comp is the major sponsor of the new section this year ~ Ballaarat Calisthenic Solo  to be held on Sunday, October 16th, we shall be donating the full prize money along with the perpetual trophy & replica, Trophy for the winning Coach, HM & HC Certificates.
  • Invermay Primary School – We are once again happy to support the students & Staff of Invermay.
  • Karden Disability Support Foundation ~ Ballarat.
  • Royal South Street ~ Trophy for the winner of Division 4 Intermediates Aesthetics. Plus Division 6 Aggregate Trophy & replica.

2015

  • CVI State Championships ~ Division 7 Inters Section  ~ $225.00
  • Royal South Street ~ Division 4 Aesthetics Prize Money ~ $140.00
  • Royal South Street ~ Replica Trophy for Division 6 Inters Aggregate Winners ~ $45
  • Rode Rage Team ~ 2015
  • RODE R.A.G.E ~ This year our good friend & Duty Tech Aaron, along with their Team Leader Tony Davidson plus other members of the team spent 7 days walking the “Kokoda Trail”. We donated $300.00 towards their venture, it was great to hear about what they experienced along the trip. Please check out their Facebook Page along with their website. I am sure that the Solo Comp will help again in the coming years as our small way to be apart of their ventures helping out the community.
  • Helping children with special needs to gain independence.
  • Smart Pups ~ Felicity Baker (ex-family member of the Ballarat Calisthenic College) we were more than happy to donate towards a Pup for Felicity. $500.00.
  • Invermay Primary School ~ Once again we are happy to donate towards “Turbo” the school’s energy efficient car. As without the support from Justin (Principal) who allows us to use their photocopier for all our programs ~ $250.00

2014

  • CVI State Championships ~ Division 7 Inters Section. (This was won by Studio Arc Ballarat and they became the State Champions – well done)
  • Royal South Street ~ Division 4 Aesthetics Prize Money
  • Royal South Street ~ Replica Trophy for Division 6 Inters Aggregate Winners
  • Invermay Primary School ~ For Turbo (please see picture below)
    Turbo ~ I think they did a great job in putting our logo on the side of the car. They have raced in Adelaide & will be racing again in Maryborough & Donald later in the year.
  • United Way Ballarat ~ Book Program sponsoring 8 children
  • Ride for Kids ~ which incorporates Cops n Kids. Bike riding from Sydney to Ballarat in 8 days.
  • Rode Rage ~ Aaron (Duty Tech for the Solo Comp at WCPA) is part of a team who will be pedaling the energy efficient car in September from Ballarat to Port Douglas.
  • For more information check out their web page &  Facebook page.
  • Headspace Ballarat
  • Pinarc Ballarat
  • Barwon Calisthenic Comp ~ Sponsoring Division 1 & 2 Seniors

2013 ~ $5994.00

  • Replica Trophy – Division 6 Inters Aggregate Royal South Street
  • Prize Money – Division 4 Inters Aesthetics Royal South Street
  • Invermay Primary School (For Printing)
  • Kylie Ellen & Family (Local Calisthenics family who lost their home in the Carngham Fires (January)
  • Jayde Calisthenic Club (for Volunteering)
  • Prize Money – CVI State Championships
  • On Track Foundation (Ballarat) – 17 Swags for the Homeless
  • Ballarat Pink Phoenix (Ponchos for Breast Cancer Patients)
  • Breast Cancer Ballarat (Comfort Cushions)
  • United Way Ballarat (into the programs listed below)
    • Dolly Parton Imagination Library – This program is to email every child in Ballarat between 1 year & 5 years a book each month. Cost is $72 per child and we are helping 7 children in this program.
    • Schools Breakfast Club – Providing a nourishing meal for approximately 250 secondary students who for various reasons do not have breakfast at home.
    • Camps for Primary Aged Children –  Two cost-free weekends camps make a difference in the lives of Ballarat and regional children who are often disadvantaged and who would otherwise not have an opportunity to attend such events.      

 2o12 ~ $3400.20

  • Replica Trophy – Division 6 Inters Aggregate Royal South Street
  • Prize Money – Division 4 Inters Aesthetics Royal South Street
  • Prize Money – CVI State Championships
  • Invermay Primary School Student (Motorized wheelchair)
  • Studio Arc (for Volunteering)
  • MS Australia Research
  • Eat so they Can Ballarat Branch
  • Ganadarra Palliative Care Ballarat

2011 ~ $2830.00

  • Replica Trophy – Division 6 Inters Aggregate Royal South Street
  • Queensland Premier’s Disaster Relief Fund
  • Prize Money – CVI State Championships
  • Cancer Council Victoria
  • Breast Cancer Australia

2010 ~ $2532.50

  • Replica Trophy – Division 6 Inters Aggregate Royal South Street
  • Fred Hollows Foundation
  • Calisthenic Coaches Workshop
  • Cancer Council Victoria (via Pet Expo)
  • On Track Foundation (Swags for homeless)
  • Rotary House

2009 ~ $3255.00

  • Replica Trophy – Division 6 Inters Aggregate Royal South Street
  • Prize Money CVI State Championships
  • Kisunya Australia (Girls in Africa)
  • RAWCS (Rotary) Shelter Boxes
  • Cancer Council Victoria (Via Relay for Life)

2008 ~ $1890.50

  • Replica Trophy – Division 6 Inters Aggregate Royal South Street
  • Calisthenic Coaches Workshop
  • Cancer Council Victoria (via Relay for Life)

2007 ~ $2426.50

  • Replica Trophy – Division 6 Inters Aggregate Royal South Street
  • 5th Ballarat Scout Group
  • Seminar in Warrnambool  for Calisthenic Coaches
  • Cancer Council Victoria (via Relay for Life)

2006 ~ $1044.00

  • Replica Trophy – Division 6 Inters Aggregate Royal South Street
  • Cancer Council Victoria (via Relay for Life)