Volunteer Melinda Collins

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Melinda Collins

Ever met someone whose hair is as colourful as their personality? We did and we are grateful and thankful she is a volunteer of Uncle Bobs Club. Melinda has an infectious enthusiasm and energy that will brighten up your day no matter how dreary the weather is. She started volunteering with the Club 3 years ago at the encouragement of … Read More

Ian Hunter


Uncle Bobs Club lost one of its long standing and dedicated members when Mr. Ian Hunter passed away on 29th August after a long battle with cancer. Ian joined the Metropolitan Fire Brigade in January 1977, and retired on his 67th birthday as a Commander after 39 years of service to the organisation. Ian joined the Club in 1984, but … Read More

Good Friday 2018


Have you ever been curious what goes into the preparations of Good Friday Appeal? How do we achieve the results we do year after year and who helped us with achieving it? Well, here are just some of what goes on and we are delighted to share it with you. The pre planning process involves getting the permits for our … Read More

7-Eleven Good Cause


“It’s not about giving a lot, it’s about a lot of people giving”. On 5th March 2018 7-Eleven launched their community partnership program ‘Good Cause’. The Good Cause program provides opportunities for 7-Eleven personnel to collaborate with their chosen partners, UBC being one of them, to assist with whatever and however the partner needs, be it volunteering their time, getting … Read More

FUNdraising Elvis night


On February 24th, 2018, UBC organised a FUNdraising event at Glenroy RSL and it was a fun and successful night indeed. We were dancing to the tunes of the KING of Rock ‘N’ Roll, (YES!!! Elvis was in the house!), gave out great Raffle prizes and gained members along the way. Thank you so much to those who came and … Read More