The inner west is built on the hard work and generosity of volunteers and community groups. They are the lifeblood of our community and make sure that our society leaves no-one behind. As the Member for Summer Hill, Jo will always work to support and nurture our local community groups.

Community groups

EIGHTEEN inner west community groups have shared in $330,000 in grants as part of this years Summer Hill Community Building Partnership program.

December 04, 2018

Community groups

If today tells us anything at all, it’s that with young activists like Sophia Skarparis and those young people here in the Parliament today, the days of single use plastics are numbered.

October 25, 2018

Community groups

Wilkins Fair Day was a showcase of everything people love about the Wilkins school community. I congratulate everyone involved.

September 25, 2018

Community groups

My electorate of Summer Hill is home to some of the best restaurants and bars that New South Wales has to offer.

September 25, 2018

Community groups

Around the world, bees are dying at an alarming rate and we should be worried.

September 18, 2018

Community groups

The Cooks River Congress brought together local councils, representatives of community groups and environmental experts to chart the future of the Cooks River.

September 18, 2018

Community groups

People across New South Wales know that public transport under this Liberal Government is a nightmare. Hundreds of people marched through Sydney this past weekend in the Fix NSW Transport City Lantern Walk.

August 14, 2018

Community groups

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, this week commemorated the centenary of Walter Ernest ‘Wally’ Brown’s Victoria Cross honour.

July 13, 2018

Community groups

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, has congratulated local brewers on their successful campaign to cut red tape for the industry, allowing tap rooms to operate as small bars.

June 29, 2018

Community groups

Dare Kavanagh, CEO of Reverse Garbage, has been announced as Summer Hill Woman of the Year for 2018.

March 14, 2018