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Boarding Redevelopment

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St Patrick’s College is embarking upon a major project to ensure the long-term future of boarding in first-class, custom-built facilities for generations to come.

We will bring all our boarders together in one designated precinct in the north-west corner of the College where they will have access to brand new, ultra-modern, spacious, comfortable and, most importantly in Ballarat, warm facilities. They will live as one community, not as three or four separate houses. They will learn, dine, study, play, relax and grow together. They will have wonderful new amenities, both indoor and outside and will form their own vibrant community once again.

We will welcome boys from across Australia in numbers that haven’t been seen here for two decades. The new precinct will enable us to nearly triple our current boarding student population.

We are indeed fortunate to have an outstanding Appeal Team to lead the fundraising campaign, including Patron Christian Ryan (OAM and Olympic Medallist, SPC 1993-95), SPC Foundation Chair Dennis Foley (SPC 1967-72) and SPOCA President Michael Kearney (SPC 1962-67). 
 
The Appeal Team have been working hard in the background and have already raised more than $327,000 in a great start to our project. 
 
We ask you to consider assisting the College in this investment to secure boarding at St Patrick’s College for decades to come.
 
Tax deductible donations can be made by following the directions below or by contacting Alumni and Foundation Officer Lorrie Liston on 5322 4442 or at lliston@stpats.vic.edu.au .
 
Those wishing to make further enquiries about large donations are urged to contact Director of Community Development Mr Paul Nolan on 5322 4450 or at pnolan@stpats.vic.edu.au    
 

HOW TO DONATE

1) Contributions can also be made via direct debit bank transfer to the College Building Fund.
BSB: 063507    Account No: 00180024 (*when prompted use your full name and middle inital as remitter)

2) Contributions can also be made by downloading the pdf at this link and returning it to the College.
Fax: (03 5331 8150)
Email: lliston@stpats.vic.edu.au
Post: Locked Bag 31, BALLARAT, Vic, 3350

*Note that all donations above $2 are tax deductible and every cent raised will be committed to the boarding precinct.

All donors will be recognised in future editions of the Shamrock magazine and on the College website. Anyone making a donation of $500 or more will be named on a permanent honour board to be included in the new precinct. Anyone seeking further information on giving and potential naming options is urged to contact Mr Nolan at the College.