RIDBC are so grateful to our amazing fundraising committees who have supported us for over 55 years.

Lantern Clubs

Lantern Clubs are made up of over 200 enthusiastic, fun-loving and committed volunteers from 10 clubs. For over 55 years Lantern Clubs have fundraised for RIDBC through a variety of fun events and activities including: Literary Luncheons, Open Gardens, Morning Teas, Raffles, Fashion Shows, and, much more.

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The Abstract Committee is one of RIDBC’s longest serving committee, formed in 1965. The Committee is made up of a group of business people, who meet once a month. The Abstract Committee raise funds for RIDBC through the sale of Entertainment Books, functions, and annual trivia night.

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Qantas Pathfinders

The Qantas Pathfinders are RIDBC’s longest Corporate Partnership and have been passionately raising funds for RIDBC since 1967. The Pathfinders Auxiliary are made up of passionate and enthusiastic Qantas staff (both past and present) who organise fun and unique annual events including: the Qantas Pathfinders Charity Flight, the Qantas Pathfinders Revue, and the Qantas Jumbo Joy Flight. Click here to find out more information on any of their upcoming events.

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Horizon Committee

The Horizon Committee have been long time supporters of RIDBC. Its members are from all walks of life and backgrounds and were formed in 1984. Annual functions include the Parliament House Literary Lunch, Horizon Race Day, Oaks Day Luncheon, and Christmas Cocktail Party. The committee also holds special events such as book launches, celebrity guest speaking lunches and art shows.

Way In Network

Way In Network was established in 1992 with the initiative by The Honourable Dr Helen Sham Ho to build a support network for the migrant women during their settlement in Australia.

Over the years, Way In Network has evolved into a well-known and trusted charity organisation amongst the local community with the key objective of raising funds to assist those in need. RIDBC has generously been supported by the Way In Network through their annual fundraising gala function.

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If you would like to find out more information on the above committees, or you are in a committee and would like to support RIDBC, contact us today!

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