On Thursday 8th of June at 10:30am, Highfields Pioneer Villageâ€™s Publicity Officer Mr.Â Vince LittleÂ presented Toowoomba Hospital Foundation CEO Alison Kennedy with a chequeÂ for $3,693.79 from sales at the BBQ stall during the 2017 Easter Vintage Festival.Vince said that “Each year Highfields Pioneer Village volunteers host the annual Easter Vintage Festival where over 15,000 people visit the Village.
This year, Toowoomba Hospital Foundation and Highfields Pioneer Village Volunteers raised $3,693.79 from the BBQ stall, thanks to the public and local businesses for supporting the stall and raising much needed funds for vital equipment for childrenâ€™s health!”.
Fairview Heights students were delighted to be part of the presentation to Alison Kennedy on behalf of the Toowoomba Hospital Children’s Appeal which continues to receive generous support from our community.
Since the launch of the THCA in 1998 more than $1 Million has been raised for Childrenâ€™s Health at the Toowoomba Hospital and in the region. Many donations are received from community groups and business houses who hostÂ THCA fundraisers during the year.
Jody Dodds, Treasurer
Highfields Pioneer Village
73 Wirraglen Rd, Highfields.
P.O Box 325, Highfields QLD 4352
07 4696 6309