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Elite’s Chris and Tom Australia’s most community minded carpet cleaners?

Over the year’s Elite has sponsored many charitable causes and sports clubs.

Chris and Tom have been active community members before and during their time with Elite

ABOUT CHRIS

1983-1985
Member of Lions Katanning
1986- 1988
Member of Apex Ocean Reef

Raised money for various charities and did many hours physically doing service taking WA sports disabled association to Camp Jurien for long weekends as carers. Best remembered at the club for selling 800 dozen lamingtons in two weeks for brain damaged children!

1987 -1988
Member of the Wanneroo Bi-Centennial Advisory Committee representing Apex and Organising Bi-Centennial Day for the disabled
1988-1992
Member of Apex Koombana / Bunbury
1991
Club President - Won most improved club award
1992
District Governor
1992
Founder of Ladies Apex WA Apexian of the year twice
1992
Represented Apex at the World Convention in Harare Zimbabwe

Enjoyed many service activities such as
• The round Australia barrow run for the royal flying doctor
• Patrolling the beaches educating sun seekers on the dangers of melanoma
• Raising 10,000 for Morrisey Homestead day care centre
• Raising funds for Ronald McDonald house of life
• Chopping wood for pensioners, the list is endless

1992
Awarded Life Membership of Apex Australia
1998-1999
Took of the Fred Hollows See Nepal Challenge raising enough money to cover the cost of cataract operations to restore the sight of approximately four hundred people
2000
Was given the honor by the Sydney Olympic torch committee of carrying the Olympic Torch through Bunbury for service to the community
1980-2019
Chris and Roxanne have continuously sponsored vision children for thirty-nine years
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Chris representing Apex in Zimbabwe 1992

ABOUT TOM

Tom has been involved in many community activities and associations such as

  • Rotary International
  • Lions (a charter member)
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Enterprise Club
  • Sister City Association with Japan
  • Ironman Busselton
  • Weld Theatre (repertory)
  • Geographe Race week
  • Salvos Red Shield Appeal door knock
  • Busselton Football Club sponsor
  • Home hosted overseas students from around the world
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Tom 1988

Chris and Tom have sponsored many good causes and sports clubs:

  • Blue light disco
  • Little athletics
  • T ball
  • Community recreation centres
  • Lions desk top calendar
  • South west league football

and many more

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