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FREMANTLE FOUNDATION CEO LEAVES

Posted in charity, city of fremantle, fremantle foundation, Uncategorized by freoview on April 20, 2020

 

I am sad to hear that Dylan Smith has left his job as CEO of the Fremantle Foundation, which he held for ten years, from the start of the great organisation.

Dylan, a former Fremantle Dockers player, is such a great guy and was such a good leader of the Fremantle Foundation that he will be missed.

I don’t know what Dylan’s plans for the future are, but I hope they will be in Freo, because he is a great asset to our city.

Thanks for all your work at the Foundation, Dylan! I still remember the day when I photographed the first board members at the Scoop building in Norfolk Street ten years ago.

Roel Loopers

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FREMANTLE FOUNDATION 10TH ANNIVERSARY

Posted in city of fremantle, community, fremantle foundation, Uncategorized by freoview on January 27, 2020

 

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My good friends at the FREMANTLE FOUNDATION are holding a fundraising cocktail party on March 27 in the beautiful Freo.Social hall, to celebrate their 10th anniversary.

The Fremantle Foundation is doing a great job for our community, so support them and book your tickets fast.

Roel Loopers

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QUICK LOOK AT FREO LONG TABLE PHOTOS

Posted in charity, christmas, city of fremantle, community, homelessness, st patricks, Uncategorized by freoview on November 28, 2019

 

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DELIGHTFUL FREO LONG TABLE

 

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The FREO LONG TABLE is my favourite event in Fremantle because it is everything Fremantle is. It is fun, food, wine, entertainment and charity. It is an evening where the Fremantle community comes together to have fun to support those who need a helping hand.

Proceeds for the heart-warming event go to St Patrick’s, so thank you so much to all the volunteers, businesses, sponsors, chefs and cooks and volunteers, and performers, and, and, and. You all make Freo the very special caring place it is!

Roel Loopers

 

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LAST TICKETS FOR FREO LONG TABLE!

Posted in charity, city of fremantle, homeless, st patricks, Uncategorized by freoview on November 25, 2019

 

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Surprisingly there are still a few tickets left for this Thursday’s FREO LONG TABLE, so make sure to snap them up by midnight tonight!

The Freo Long Table is one of the best events in town with a long table stretching from Market Street all the way to Mouat Street in beautiful High Street of our heritage West End.

There will be roaming entertainment, John Butler and Mama Kin will be performing, and it is always a really fun evening

Proceeds go to St Patrick’s so it is a very worthwhile fundraiser. Don’t let Freo down. I needs to be a sell out!

Roel Loopers

LONG TABLE CHRISTMAS MARKET

Posted in charity, christmas, city of fremantle, Uncategorized by freoview on November 19, 2019

 

The fantastic FREO LONG TABLE dinner event on November 28  is only two weeks away and will also feature a Christmas Market in Henry Street, organised by the Moore&Moore cafe.

The Freo West End Christmas will be a feast for the senses to accompany the Fremantle Long Table Dinner.

Working in partnership with St Pat’s and The National Hotel, M&M invites the community to explore a range of homemade gifts and goodies on offer at more than 40 market stalls; grab a bite to eat from one of many food sellers and enjoy live entertainment throughout the evening.

Visitors will love the visually spectacular roaming performances from Circus WA and WASAMBA – and Freo favourites the Witchy Djypsies will deliver another fantastic set of their signature gypsy jazz tunes.

Any profits made on the night will go directly to St Pat’s, to ensure they can continue to provide services for people who are homeless and disadvantaged in Fremantle and across south-west metro.

Stallholders include Paperbird; Dingo Sauce; Inkling Art Space; Little Seed Handmade Jewellery; Kath Wrote a Picture; High Spirits Distillery; Luke’s Pure Raw Honey; The Natural Food Emporium; Simply Sustainable Market Co; Excuse my French; Pearls and Diamonds by Dana; Pure Relaxation; Mamatree and many, many more.

Roel Loopers

 

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FREO LONG TABLE CHARITY AUCTION

Posted in charity, city of fremantle, homelessness, st patricks, Uncategorized by freoview on November 18, 2019

 

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It is close to Silent Night… and one should never be silent about the plight of our homeless and disadvantaged people, but a SILENT AUCTION is all together a different form of silence where one can make a difference and support charity while bidding on something special.

St Patrick’s LONG TABLE DINNER silent auction is on:

Whether it’s a weekend away you’re after; a new piece of art for the front room; or some signed Dockers gear for your loved one’s Christmas gift, the Freo Long Table Dinner charity auction has something for everyone and is NOW OPEN! All proceeds go directly to St Pat’s to help us in our mission to end homelessness in Fremantle and surrounds. Check it out: www.myminiauction.com/stpats

Thank you to all the amazing and generous local business, artists and the community who donated.

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MEMBER FOR FREMANTLE ABSEILS FOR CHILDREN’S CHARITY

Posted in charity, children, city of fremantle, disability, parliament, state government, Uncategorized by freoview on September 16, 2019

 

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We all know that Freo people are very special, even our maligned politicians, and the WA state member for Fremantle Simone McGurk proved that by abseiling the huge Central Park building in Perth to raise money for CAHOOTS.

CAHOOTS runs programs for children and youth with a disability and our Minister for Child Protection went above-well above!- and beyond to support them.

Well done Simone!

Roel Loopers

I can’t post a photo credit unfortunately as it was not supplied on the Facebook post of Simone McGurk.

MAMA KIN AND JOHN BUTLER AT FREO LONG TABLE!

Posted in charity, city of fremantle, music, social services, st patricks, Uncategorized by freoview on September 13, 2019

 

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There are still a few tickets left so the announcement that Mama Kin and John Butler will be guest artists at the Freo Long Table charity event is another reason to make your booking now!

Roel Loopers

TICKETS FOR THE BEST EVENT IN THE WEST!

Posted in city of fremantle, community, event, food, homelessness, social services, st patricks, Uncategorized by freoview on September 2, 2019

 

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Have you got your tickets for the Freo Long Table?

Don’t wait too long or they will all be sold and you really don’t want to miss the very best event in Fremantle and the whole of Western Australia.

Order your tickets today-NOW! at:  http://www.fremantlelongtable.com.au

Roel Loopers

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