CHARITY PROFILE

Uniting Ballarat Uniting Ballarat has been providing invaluable support to our community for over 35 years. Offering a range of services, Uniting Ballarat identifies the pressing needs and issues within our community and establishes the relevant support services. Currently they offer 55 different services over 7 main community service areas.  Additionally they also operate 3 […]

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BROOKS ‘RUN HAPPY’ TRUCK READY FOR SUNDAY

Published: 2018/11/16

BROOKS helping Run for a Cause to ‘Run Happy’ Brooks running has a simple purpose- “to inspire people to run and enhance their running experience.”  At the core of everything they do is their mantra of ‘Run Happy’.  Touching on each runner’s deep and meaningful love of running, Brooks running shoes are created with their […]

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REGISTRATIONS EXTENDED FOR RUN FOR A CAUSE

ARTICLE: THE COURIER By Rochelle Kirkham The Ballarat Foundation is expecting around 2,500 people to participate in Run for a Cause on Sunday to raise funds and awareness for food insecurity in Ballarat. The philanthropic organisation behind the event has now extended the online registration cut off until Sunday morning in response to a large number of […]

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PARTNER PROFILE

Published: 2018/11/15

NORTH BALLARAT SPORTS CARING FOR OUR COMMUNITY North Ballarat Sports has been a premium club operating in our region for over 20 years. Known for their exceptional dining, entertainment and recreational facilities, North Sports also provides tremendous support to our community through their North Cares initiative. Currently contributing $1.3 million annually to a range of […]

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MAYOR READY TO RUN

City of Ballarat Mayor, Cr Samantha McIntosh is all set to Run for a Cause this Sunday in the regions biggest running festival. With just 24 hours until registrations close, Cr McIntosh urged everyone in the community to register, participate in the day, and help combat food insecurity in our region. Sporting the Run for […]

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PARTNER PROFILE

 ‘PET-SPIRATION’  PETSTOCK BALLARAT SHARES 5 WAY TO GET ACTIVE WITH YOUR POOCH As the weather gets warmer and the days get longer, there is no better time to take advantage of the radiant outdoors. At PETstock we encourage our employees, families and friends to get involved with Fit for the Future, a PETstock program dedicated […]

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PARTNER PROFILE

Published: 2018/11/13

GET WALKING WITH STOCKLAND WENDOUREE Stockland Wendouree is an all-encompassing shopping destination here in Ballarat. With an array of both major and independent stores, Stockland Wendouree always endeavors to put the shoppers first. Whilst boasting an amazing retail experience they also have a strong community focus. Providing a host of amenities and programs that enhance your […]

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TRAINING TIP WEEK 8

Published: 2018/11/10

MAKE TIME FOR ZZZ By Julian Spence: 4 time winner of Great Ocean Road Marathon and Co-owner of The Running Company Ballarat  Only 8 days to go until Ballarat Foundation Run for a Cause 2018! Now into our final week of our 8 week training program, Julian this week spoke about the importance of getting enough […]

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PARTNER PROFILE

Published: 2018/11/09

 HEARTY HOMES PROVIDES HEARTY SUPPORT FOR RUN FOR A CAUSE  Kevin and Cindy Vanderkley of Hearty Homes Ballarat have been building quality family homes for over 15 years. Kevin began his career at the tender age of 15, working with his father as an apprentice brick layer. From there he and wife Cindy have created a […]

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PARTNER PROFILE

Published: 2018/11/08

IMPROVE YOUR RUNNING TECHNIQUE WITH FERNWOOD BALLARAT Running is generally a solo pursuit. This has its benefits: you don’t need to wait for anyone else to exercise; you can go for as long as you want, and you can do it almost anywhere, anytime. But there are some definite drawbacks of exercising alone – the […]

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