2017 Melbourne Marathon registrations are open. Are you ready to run for JMB?
Be a part of the Melbourne Marathon action on Sunday October 15th. SIGN UP NOW. CHOOSE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: ADULTS (18 or over) REGISTRATION STUDENT AND SCHOOL STAFF/PARENTS REGISTRATION (WATER STATIONS) CAREY || WESLEY || LAURISTON || ST MARGARET’S & BERWICK || ALL OTHER SCHOOLS
Holli Bryceland was just five years old when she suffered a stroke three years ago in 2014. Now eight, she lives in Carrum Downs with her family and attends school locally, recently winning a school award for honesty. As a result of the stroke Holli has aphasia, which causes damage to the parts of the… Read more »
The James Macready-Bryan (JMB) Foundation will receive applications until 31 October 2017 for the next round of funding for eligible young people with an acquired brain injury, to support their specific needs. Why have an applications process? The JMB Foundation was formed in 2007 by parents known to the family of James Macready-Bryan – JMB. The… Read more »
We are grateful for wonderful support over the past 12 months from many different avenues, including major events such as the JMB Foundation 10th anniversary luncheon and the Melbourne Marathon, and generous donations from organisations and individuals. Funds so kindly donated to JMB Foundation this year have enabled us to make grants available to young… Read more »
2016 was an important year in many ways for James and his family, bringing several high points and reasons to celebrate. October was a particularly busy month, with the JMB Foundation 10th anniversary luncheon, the Melbourne Marathon, and James’s 30th birthday, all within a couple of weeks. As the guest of honour at each of these,… Read more »
The Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra 2017 concert season begins in Melbourne on 24 March
Last October, as many reading this will know, it was ten years since the tragic event that led to the establishment of the JMB Foundation. For a number of our early years a fundraising luncheon was held in support of JMB. Organised by a committee of wonderful women under the banner of BLINC (Brain Linked… Read more »
Collins Place Pharmacy has been helping us to do what we do for many years now. Frequently called upon to witness documents, Pharmacist Jenny Willingham and her staff ask for a gold coin donation in return for this service, with all proceeds passed on to JMB. We are always surprised and delighted every three or… Read more »
With just a couple of weeks until Christmas, we hope you and your family will be enjoying all the happiness and fun this time of year brings, and making the most of time to spend with your loved ones. There are many ways in which you can enter into the spirit of Christmas, and giving… Read more »
A lot of our attention was focused on the Melbourne Marathon in October, but on the other side of the world there was another big run going on just a week later. JMB Foundation supporter Erin Pratt put her energy into the Great South Run on Sunday October 23rd in Portsmouth, southern England, with 25,500 competitors. It’s… Read more »
Congratulations to all our 10km Team JMB runners. You topped the table! Number 1. Great effort and we are proud of all of you.