Vote for the team or individual that you think most needs funding, for their chance to receive up to $1,500 from the Thermoskin Community Sports Fund!
You will also be entered in the draw to win a $200 EFTPOS Gift Card!
With a total pool of $10,000 available plus a gift of Thermoskin’s Plantar FXT Calf Socks, 2016 winners will be decided upon by a panel of 4 judges including Melanie Wright (Australian Olympic Gold Medalist and World Record Holder in Swimming), Sharelle McMahon (former Australian Netballer), Brett Emerton (ex-Socceroo) and Thermoskin CEO Matthew Symington.
Shortlisted entries will be based on quality of application, why the funds are needed, value to the community/individual, and number of votes received by the public, so start voting now and make your contribution!
To find out more on how your voting contributes, please visit our Terms & Conditions. Thermoskin Community Sports Fund Recipients will be announced on the Thermoskin website and Facebook page.
Voting: 4th – 25th May 2016
Recipients Announced: 6th June 2016
Voting has now finished.
Recipients will be announced on 6th June 2016.
The club was conceived in 1997 and has 280 members. It is located at the top end of the Central Coast in a semi-isolated region. It is the second smallest team in its league & is run solely by volunteers, dependent upon sponsorship, fundraising & grants to be operational. It's mission is: To foster community spirit and player development through the provision of a professional club which focuses on fairness; equality; inclusion; accessibility; support of minority groups; is actively involved in the local community and instills in its members ownership and pride in the club, a commitment to fun and a love of the game.
Value to the Community
The club is the focus of the community & has a strong focus on inclusion of minority groups with many female & players with disabilities travelling considerable distances to play with us. The club is essential to the community and vice-versa. The club actively supports other local groups such as the scouts and rural fire services through the provision of donations raised through fundraising .
Why the funds are needed
Purchase of new uniforms & equipment for training, development &match days. Provides a benefit to the club, its members and local community. New equipment will aid in mitigating risks of injury (collapsing goals; inadequately padded jerseys); improve access to equipment & training; & provide opportunities for community engagement (gala days; school programs)
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