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At the Lara District Community Bank we provide the community with not just quality banking services but also a source of revenue for local projects.
By banking with us you are contributing to the success of our growing community!
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We support a range of community groups, events and programs that have a significant impact on our local community.
(This message is an extract from the Shareholder Newsletter) Since our last newsletter we have celebrated nine years of operation in Lara and surrounding districts. On Saturday June 30 customers coming into the branch were treated to cupcakes. Quite deliberately we had a low-key celebration in order to save ourselves for…Read article
See how your banking makes a difference, with Lara’s See the Change video. Your banking has helped us to be the first Community Bank in the Geelong region, to contribute $50,000 to the Barwon Health Foundation Kids Appeal, to build a purpose built rehabilitation centre for children. Drop in and…Read article
In April, we funded a First Aid Course at a cost at $1,675. Twelve different local community groups obtained life saving skills in this full day accreditation. Thank you to local business, Parcor, for providing the course. We hope to offer this opportunity again in the future.Read article
Thank you to all the volunteers, community groups, local businesses, and attendees, that came to support this wonderful annual event, one that we are proud to sponsor each year. We had some fun at the Lara Community Bank marquee, for $2 and a bit of pedal power from the bikes…Read article
Earlier last year, we approved a grant for the Lara Legend Cycling Group to provide them with some jerseys. This group has been meeting every week since 1992! One of the members of the group, Ted, has kindly shared a little bit of history about how the group started. It…Read article
Andrew had the honour of presenting the Samaritan defibrillator to Lara Lake Principal Mr Durkin, along with students and staff at a full school assembly. This was donated to the school through the Lara District Community Bank support program. The full amount of purchase was $2,850.Read article