News

  • May 28, 2016

    YourTutor to provide Online Educational Support to the Heartland College in Nepal

    A major sponsor of the Batting for Change XI program, YourTutor, have extended their support for the LBW Trust by providing online educational sessions to the Heartland College in Nepal.
     
    The LBW Trust have supported the Heartland College for the last 5 years. Initially, it was to help Heartland build a matriculation college for its graduating students as a pathway to tertiary education.  The College opened last year and is currently educating 45 students with a new intake due to commence studies later this year.
     
    YourTutor is an Australian online education provider currently supporting universities, TAFE’s and schools across the country.  Students at Heartland College will soon be able to ask YourTutor’s online experts for help, particularly in reference to their English studies.  The LBW Trust is pleased to have assisted Heartland College connecting with YourTutor and for the College to be able to directly benefit from Australian educators.

  • May 10, 2016

    The LBW Trust Appoints New Directors

    The LBW Trust has appointed four new directors to the board – David Abusah, Jane Anne Dempsey, Phil Muhlbauer and Penny Verdich.

    David is a senior executive at the Commonwealth Bank and will sit on both our Education and Women for Change sub-committees.

    Jane Anne has a marketing background and will sit on the Batting for Change and Women for Change Board sub-committees.

    Phil until recently was CEO, Global Registry Services & Strategic Partnerships at Link Group.  Link has been the Trust’s long term major sponsor.  Phil will sit on the Corporate Sponsorship sub-committee.
     
    Penny is a retired school principal and will sit as Chairman of our Education sub-committee.
     
    The LBW Trust welcomes the new directors to the board. Their energy and passionate commitment will further progress the work currently carried out by the hardworking LBW Trust.