Community Hero

Nayda Hernandez celebrates her 2023 monthly "community champions": local heroes who work so hard to better the lives of those around us.

‘Community Hero’ Celebration: 2023

Daniel Bouwmeester December 6, 2023 8 min read

by Nayda Hernandez I would like to begin by saying thank you to every single reader who has read and been inspired by my community spotlight monthly articles. It is hard not to shed a tear or two when reflecting on what these articles mean to me and all who have been part of this…

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“Art speaks where words are unable to explain”

Daniel Bouwmeester December 1, 2023 5 min read

Local First Nations community champion and artist Jessica Skeen (Widi, Biri, and Kuku Thaypan) is changing the face of the art world – in the Greater Springfield area and across Queensland. Jessica is also known as “Muralappi”, meaning “youngest of my generation”, a name proudly given to her by her father – respected elder and…

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Lions members will be very excited to read that past Council Chairperson Kim Forrest is stepping up to create a Lions Club in Springfield.

Lions Australia’s first Multiple District Council chairwoman: Kim Forrest

Daniel Bouwmeester November 8, 2023 6 min read

Monthly ‘Community Hero’ Spotlight by Nayda Hernandez Lions members past and present will be very excited to read that past Council Chairperson Kim Forrest is stepping up to create a Lions Club in the Greater Springfield area. She has always had a soft spot for the Greater Springfield community, having a strong track record of…

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