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PRESERVING PENRITH’S ANZAC AND VETERANS HERITAGE

Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith has announced that the City of Penrith RSL sub-branch will receive funding through the latest round of the Anzac Community Grants Program.

The City of Penrith RSL sub- branch is one of 70 NSW community groups, schools and ex-service organisations have received funding from the Anzac Community Grants Program (ACGP) to commemorate veterans across the state.

The City of Penrith RSL sub-branch will receive $1,000 towards preservation of their historical memorabilia.

The Memorial Display at the Penrith RSL has wide variety of medals, uniforms and artworks on show and everyone is welcome to pop by for a visit.

“I would like to acknowledge the City of Penrith RSL sub-branch for their commitment to the veterans of Penrith, and allowing our community to honor their service. The grants program and these community project enable our future generations to learn of the efforts of our veterans,” Stuart Ayres said.

Brian Cartwright, City of Penrith RSL sub-branch President welcomed the funding saying preservation of our memorabilia is of utmost importance as it ensures our service is not forgotten.

Minister for Transport, Veterans and Western Sydney David Elliott said more than $104,000 will be provided to a range of projects that commemorate and educate NSW communities about the service and sacrifices of current and former military servicemen and servicewomen.”

“These great projects and initiatives, including the City of Penrith RSL sub-branch recognise Australia’s war service history, educate a new generation and support the wellbeing of the NSW veteran community,” Mr Elliott added.

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