Tag Archive: Basketball

A partnership with a purpose

August 25, 2019 12:21 pm

Rockingham PCYC has partnered with Reclink Australia and APM Communities to deliver Hoop Stars, a unique All Abilities Basketball Program for people living with disability. The 10-week socially inclusive program for people aged 16 years and over provides an opportunity for participants to get involved in fun and healthy sport… Continue Reading

Shooting hoops at Rockingham PCYC

May 2, 2019 11:23 am

Rockingham PCYC Saturday Night Basketball program focuses on engaging up to 40 disengaged young people per session, aged 10 – 17 years within the Rockingham area. The sessions also include music, healthy lifestyle mentoring and education, a meal and safe travel to and from the venue. The program is funded… Continue Reading

Grand Final Win for Roebourne Basketball Team

May 2, 2019 10:23 am

The Roebourne PCYC under 12 basketball team has won the grand final in Karratha. The team is coached and mentored by PCYC Sports Coordinator Sho-ella Smith, who every weekend organises transport and clean uniforms, along with providing mentorship and motivation for the team. The employment of two PCYC Sports Coordinators… Continue Reading

$50,000 in Community Grants for WA PCYC

June 11, 2018 3:18 pm

WA PCYC centres in Fremantle, Gosnells, Kensington, Northam and Rockingham each received $10,000 grants as part of the Commonwealth Bank Community Grants program. 13,000 current and retired bank employees donated a portion of their income to the program. Commonwealth Bank contributes up to $2m each year. This year, Commonwealth Bank… Continue Reading

Community Grant for Kensington PCYC

May 14, 2018 1:09 pm

Kensington Police and Community Youth Centre (PCYC) has received a $10,000 grant as part of the Commonwealth Bank Community Grants program. The grant will contribute to the restoration of the outdoor basketball courts at the centre, and the delivery of youth activities such as boxing. Upgraded facilities will allow local… Continue Reading

3 on 3 Basketball brings Collie community together

November 17, 2017 2:26 pm

3on3 Basketball has officially kicked off at Collie PCYC on Friday the 10th of November attracting over 100 local young people. The program is a youth-focused event encouraging active play and leadership in the community. Collie PCYC Manager Linda Gallagher said 3on3 Basketball was a great opportunity for kids to… Continue Reading