Shaping the future for young people with refurbishment at The Settlement
April 2019 NSW
National Partner, SHAPE, is going above and beyond by refurbishing the activity and work areas at The Settlement, a community centre and program for Indigenous young people in inner Sydney. The extensive work will include new equipment for the activity room, a herb garden and refresh of the boardroom and kitchenette.
The activity room will feature new furniture, blinds, a pool table, a 55 inch TV for screening educational material & movies as well as additional storage space. The refurbishment of the kitchenette will involve removing the stainless steel bench and replacing it with a laminate kitchen with a lockable door to dramatically improve the overall appearance and usability of the space. The boardroom will also get a fresh coat of paint and new tables and chairs.
The SHAPE team will bring a new lease of life to The Settlement’s herb garden by planting new herbs and plants - providing a fantastic space for the children to learn about nature.
Once completed, SHAPE will host a celebratory BBQ for all of the team involved, which will be partly catered local indigenous-owned business NCIE.