Marcellin College Community Association

Parent Volunteers Supporting Marcellin

The Marcellin College Community Association supports Marcellin College Bulleen VIC Australia by fostering a strong parent volunteering presence in the school.  Activities include Canteen, Second Hand Uniforms and Books, Fund Raising events such as the Mothers Day Breakfast, Fathers Day Breakfast and the Gala Ball. 


Photo: Mums getting into the spirit of the Marcellin-Seina Colour Fun Run

A BIG thank you to those who attended our Volunteer Information Sessions and to those who sent their apologies.  We hope these sessions gave you some more insight into how much of a valuable resource you are to the College and how absolutely we CANNOT do without you.

Here are some major dates to keep in mind:

Oscar (left) and Rodney on Mother's Day Duty


Friday 6 May:  Mothers Day Breakfast.

Key Points: Dad's please stick you hands up to volunteer for this one as we do not have mum's serving breakfast that morning.  It's their day.

Volunteering Requirement:

  • Bump in and set up is done in the Functions Room on Thursday afternoon from 3pm  
  • Set up and serving of breakfast 6.30am to 8.30am.   
  • Clean up 8.30am to 10.30am

Direct point of contact:  Anna Tieppo MCCA.  0411 300 316

Wednesday 8 June: Champagnat Day

Where all the staff and students celebrate our 'Founders Day' the Feast of St Marcellin Champagnat.  Amongst other things, the parent volunteer community prepared the sausage sizzle for the ENTIRE school.  

Volunteering Requirement

Cooking the snags starts at 8.00am- to be ready for distribution by 11am.  Cooks and jack of all tradies needed for distribution.  Direct Point of Contact Lisa Gillies 0451 168 655

Cooking for Champagnat Day starts early

Friends of Marcellin Performing Arts (FOMPA) Annual Music Concert Wednesday 31 August 2015

The whole of school music concert is the single biggest parent event for the year.  Direct point of contact Megan Shannon 0418 336 685 or Lisa Gillies 0451 168 655

Volunteering effort for this one is bigger than FOMPA can handle on its own.  Interval refreshments, selling of programs, raffle sales, (possible sausage sizzle TBC)

Marcellin & OLMC Senior School Productions May 13,14 & 21

Demand for volunteers is at its greatest for the FOMPA whole of school music concert

Wednesday 31 August Father's Day Breakfast

Mum's we need you for this one.  Set up and bump in to the Functions room the afternoon before (Tuesday), then serving 6.30am to 8.30am.  Clean up 8.30-10.30am

Direct Point of Contact is Anna Tieppo   0411 300 316


Lisa (left) and Anna setting up for the Father's day breakfast

Saturday 20 August Gala Ball

Gala Ball - good mates enjoying the night

Hamming it up for the Photo Booth at the Gala Ball

This event is very popular with our Year 7s.  The MCCA manages most of this.  Volunteering effort comes in the form of getting tables organised (early) and getting behind the event! Direct Point of Contact Teresa Michelangeli Call 0425 756 145  

Second Hand Books and Second Hand uniforms

These are an invaluable service to our community.  Direct contact for Second Hand Uniforms:  Jo Bourke 0400 193 702  Direct Contact for Second Hand Books is Anne-Marie Tomasoni 0423 928 882

Mum providing a guiding hand at Second Hand Uniforms

Mum providing a guiding hand at Second Hand Uniforms

Looking out for a bargain at Second Hand Books