Honoring Collaboration: A New Chapter with Cr Emily Kim

July 03, 2024

We are thrilled to extend our heartfelt gratitude to the newly appointed Cr Emily Kim, Councillor for Calamvale Ward, for her recent visit to the Open Hands Community Care site in Pallara. Her tremendous support and kind words of encouragement have truly inspired us. During her visit, we had the opportunity to discuss our shared goals and explore future collaborations aimed at enriching our community.

Cr Kim’s dedication to community service and her visionary approach align perfectly with our mission at Open Hands Community Care (OHCC). Our insightful discussion delved into various avenues for partnership, focusing on growing our charitable initiatives and making a tangible difference in the lives of those we serve.

As a charity organization, we remain committed to providing essential services, including food relief and community support, to families across South-East Brisbane. With Cr Kim’s support, we are confident in our ability to expand our reach and enhance the quality of our services. Her enthusiasm for community welfare and proactive stance on collaboration have injected new energy into our efforts.

One of the highlights of our meeting was the shared vision of creating a more cohesive and supportive community. Cr Kim emphasized the importance of local engagement and the critical role that organizations like OHCC play in fostering a sense of belonging and support. We discussed several upcoming initiatives, including expanding our neighborhood marketplace and introducing new programs to support families in need.

Cr Kim’s involvement signals a promising future for OHCC and the broader Calamvale Ward. We are particularly excited about the potential to innovate and implement new strategies that will directly benefit our participants. By leveraging Cr Kim’s insights and resources, we can develop more effective support systems and ensure that our services reach those who need them most.

The community’s response to these collaborative efforts has been overwhelmingly positive. We have seen an increase in local support and a growing interest in our programs. This partnership with Cr Kim is a testament to what we can achieve when we come together with a shared purpose.

As we move forward, we remain committed to transparency and inclusivity in all our actions. We will continue to work closely with Cr Kim and other community stakeholders to ensure that our initiatives are aligned with the needs and aspirations of the people we serve. Together, we can build a stronger, more resilient community.

In closing, we extend our deepest appreciation to Cr Emily Kim for her unwavering support and belief in our mission. We look forward to the exciting journey ahead and are eager to make a lasting positive impact on our community. By working together, we can create meaningful change and improve the lives of countless families in Calamvale and beyond.

Thank you, Cr Kim, for joining us in this endeavor. Let’s continue to strive for excellence and make a difference, one step at a time.