TIMOR: To help Viqueque District students to have a better education by assisting with the provision of school resources and teacher training.
GEELONG: To help Geelong students to have a greater understanding of the conditions and challenges of a developing country though school activities and visits to Timor Leste.
A feature of GVFS is that, in both Geelong and Viqueque District, our schools cross all sectors: Government, Private and Catholic.
|4 Setembro Years 10-12||Christian College Highton|
|01 Viqueque Years 7-9||St Joseph’s College|
|Cabira-oan Years 1-9||Kardinia International College|
|Calixa Years 10-12||Christian College Bellarine|
|Mundo Perdido Years 7-9||Geelong High School|
|Olocasa Years 10-12||Geelong Grammar School|
|St Estevao Years 10-12||St Francis Xavier PS|
|St Teresinha Years 7-9||Sacred Heart College|
|Uaimori Years 1–6||Clonard College|
|Loi-Huno Years 1-9||St Ignatius College|
Our Committee reflects the broader Geelong community and includes teachers, former school principals, medical professionals, university students and of course parents and interested community members.
|President||Peter Cannon||Retired Secondary School Principal|
|Vice-President||David Whelan||Retired Secondary School Principal|
|Secretary||Julie Whelan||Secondary Teacher, Clonard College|
|Treasurer||Tricia Blane||Retired Teacher|
|Committee||(in alphabetical order)|
|Will Birkett||Doctor, Monash Health|
|Jonathon Chapman||Secondary Teacher, Kardinia International College|
|Chris Clark||Retired Primary School Teacher|
|Patrice Hall||Midwife, Barwon Health|
|Chris Hansen||Deputy Principal, Christ the King PS, Newcomb|
|Olivia Jackson-Corbeil||Integration Aid|
|Deb Singleton||Secondary Teacher, Christian College Geelong|
|Janet Taylor||Secondary Teacher, Geelong Grammar School|
|Michael Wright||Secondary Teacher, St Ignatius College|