WOM*N’S DEPARTMENT FAIR WEDNESDAY 7TH MAY
We are looking for donations of clothes, baked goods, nail polish and just all sorts of bric-a-brac to be sold at our Fair on Wednesday 7th of May. Come and drop your donations at the Wom*n’s Office (first flor, Union House). We will accept just about anything!
We will be reselling these goods to fundraise for NOWSA (the annual Women’s conference this year being held in Perth) which is a great opportunity for women to get involved, learn skills and network with women across Australia.
Note: Please only bring in baked goods on the day (Wednesday 7th of May).
Let us know if you are able to donate by emailing Womyns@union.unimelb.edu.au
Then make sure you come and bring your friends along to the fair! We will also teach people how to knit and paint nails (for a small donation).
When: Wednesday 7th of May
Where: North Court or second floor in Union House (TBC)
What: Yummy food, fancy nails, new skills to learn and lots of goods to buy!
Please note if you are attending NOWSA and would like to receive as much reimbursement/ subsidies as possible you MUST tell us by Friday the 18th April if you are attending and you must have filled out our form and paid the deposit.
We will be booking flights for people who do so, if they wish to fly with us, soon after the 18th so make sure you tell us or you may miss out on a subsidy you could get. After the 18th we will be organizing subsidies so you must have told us by then.
If you are coming to NOWSA and a student at the university of melbourne
Please fill this out;
We are starting to reimburse deposits but you must have filled out the linked form AND send us a screenshot/ some sort of receipt proof to be reimbursed.
please send questions, concerns and screenshot via an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
So These are the things that need to be taking in consideration with money. We are doing our best to make sure we can cover as much as possible- particularly looking at subsidising rego, flights and accommodation. We will let you know as more info comes in!
– food (only one meal is provided at ECU)
– Public Transport; if you have a health care card or your parents have one and you are listed as a dependent PLEASE BRING THIS TO PERTH it will cost the cost of public transport in perth
– Taxi Fares
The Union usually pays for registration so this is our first priority.
We are also trying to subsidise flights and accommodation.
We will need to know by Thursday 17th April if you are coming to nowsa if you wish to have us book flights for you so we can all go as a collective. When you email us please let us know if you have any accessibility requirements.
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So we are a bit low on funds for NOWSA and so we are having a bake sale next week to try and raise some funds!!
If you are going to nowsa or thinking about it please donate some baked goods to the sale and feel free to come help us.
What is NOWSA? NOWSA is the Network of Women Students Australia and is an annual conference held at different locations each year.
It is open to anyone who identifies as a Woman, including trans.
For more info; http://nowsa.co/
We are happy to store cupcakes and baked goods in our office until midday so you don’t have to carry them around fending off hungry friends in classes.
Please donate so we can raise funds for you!
The bake sale:
UMSU NOWSA Event