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Stephen Michael

A West Australian Football Legend

Stephen Michael is widely considered to be one of the greatest ever players from Western Australia and arguably the greatest in the history of the South Fremantle Football Club.

Throughout his life, Stephen has demonstrated great values and integrity and the perfect role model to have a foundation honouring his name.

A proud Aboriginal man, Stephen was born in Wagin, WA and grew up in the southern Wheatbelt town of Kojonup before making his way to the South Fremantle Football Club where he became a legend.

Our Socials

Happy Birthday to one of our amazing Midwest staff members, Ryan!
 
Ryan’s enthusiasm for working with youth has been a key driver in bringing success to the Midwest region in such a short space of time. Ryan’s ability to connect with young people, along with forming great relationships with key stakeholders in the region, is what makes him such a vital member of the Midwest Team.
 
His kind, caring and hard-working attitude means he’s not only a joy to work with, but a hit with students across the schools and community he engages with.
Celebrating All Abilities at the AFL Inclusion Carnival 🏉🌟

In partnership with the @accsport1 and @allabilitiesfooty, students showcased incredible talent, sportsmanship, and a wonderful attitude during the recent Inclusion Carnival.
 
Congratulations to Seton College for winning in the grand final match! Everyone played throughout the day in the true spirit of the game and it was a joy for all staff who witnessed this event!
Rising Leaders in Action! 🏉✨

Our Bunbury Rising Leaders aced the SMF come and try session, diving into the world of umpiring. Big congrats to our standout students who won WAFL NAIDOC round shirts. 

We are proud to run an umpiring program that allows students to try something new and develop skills that can be used on and off the field 🙌🏽.
Empowerment in Action: Capturing Our Impact in Leonora 📍

SMF takes pride in our work with the youth of Leonora and are dedicated to achieving positive outcomes through sustainability, consistency, fostering genuine relationships, and utilising collaboration.

We would like to thank the Leonora community and local stakeholders for their generous ongoing support. This support is invaluable and plays a pivotal role in enhancing our impact with young people in Leonora. ✨ 

To watch the full video visit the Stephen Michael Foundation Facebook page. 

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SEDA College WA offers Year 11 and 12 students hands-on learning opportunities in sports and trades. 

Join the next Information Evening on Monday, July 22, to learn more about their unique programs. 

Don’t miss out on this chance to get industry experience! Register here: seda.wa.edu.au/events 🚀🏆
Connecting Students Everywhere 🎧

As the school term comes to a close, we look back on some fun moments across each of our regional schools participating in SMF Connect. Our students learned a lot and engaged well, many great moments were had, and special memories were made despite distance barriers. We look forward to what Term 3 brings!
Happy Birthday to Jay, our captain of the Midwest. 

Jay’s leadership is what makes our work in the Midwest region so strong. His kind, caring, and enthusiastic attitude means he’s not only a joy to work with, but a hit with the students and the stakeholders he engages across the schools and community. 

As one of our newer staff members, Jay quickly found his feet in the likes of Mullewa, Morawa, and Northampton, and has already left a mark in each through the fantastic work he has done. 

Enjoy your day, Jay!

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