We are back in the office !!
Coffee and Spices are available!!

Coffee can be ordered online and posted free of charge -
(8 packs for $72).
Or contact us to buy coffee or spices from the Hawthorn Community House on a Thursday.


32 Henry Street, Hawthorn,  Phone: 9819 2629   Email: fossame@gmail.com
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Timorese Spices - Friends of Same & Timorganic

Now, you can also support our projects by buying our special Timorese Spices:
Cinnamon, Turmeric & Ginger all $5, gift packs all $20
Contact the office if interested 
All grown and selected by independent farmers in Timor Leste using only 
natural production methods with No fertilizer or agro-toxics.

                                        
           


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Fuan Nabilan Students 
return to the Classroom in 2020

See below Ediana studying braille with Fuan Nabilan teacher Joana and Saturnino 
and Izaquel (Jaquel) getting ready to go back to school as the lockdown of schools 
has now ended in Timor.    
          
                  
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Baucau Teachers' College


Above is a photo of Abrao, one of the students at Baucau Teachers' College.
Another student Virgilio Cortereal from Same will also be a student there
next year as he has passed the entrance exam.
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Former FoS Scholarship student
UNTL Animal Health Graduate Venancio
UNTL graduate in animal health studies Venancio won a scholarship to study horticulture
at the Arava research station in Israel, (where our student Gabriella was previously). 
                

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  Friends of Same Inc. is a community-based group based in the 

City of Boroondara, Melbourne.
It is part of a network of East Timor Friendship Groups 
who provide a forum to coordinate support for the people of the 
Same region, East Timor, in rebuilding their communities.

  

Join us to provide support to a worthy cause.




              Coffee Fundraising Drive

Support our projects in East Timor by buying 

Friends of Same coffee 

(naturally grown in East Timor and 

available in Beans or Ground 250 gm packets). 

Buy Coffee
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https://sites.google.com/site/timorsame/coffee

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                             The Maker's Market is not open due to 
                                       Covid-19 regulations.
    We will let you know when this changes.

                    Chakra faery set of 7  



     





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    Craft from East Timor and Nepal

    Friends of Same sell beautiful handmade products from East Timor and Nepal, including soaps, stationary sets and felt dolls, these are fantastic gift ideas, and help support disadvantaged families in Same.
      
     
    Contact us at info@friendsofsame.org or fossame@gmail.com

    Timorese Spices Friends of Same & Timorganic
     
    Now, you can also support our projects by buying our special Timorese Spices:
    Cinnamon, Turmeric & Ginger all $5, gift packs all $20
    Contact the office if interested 
    All grown and selected by independent farmers in Timor Leste using only natural production methods with No fertilizer or agro-toxics.
     
                          For information how to purchase this NEW product go to: www.friendsofsame.org
                     E: info@friendsofsame.org or call Hawthorn Community House on 03 98192629
    Support our projects

    Donate by electronic deposit, credit card or post cheques to our 
    Treasurer at Friends of Same, 32 Henry Street Hawthorn, 3122. 
    Tax deductible donations can be made via the Salesian Mission. 
    Please check out more details on website.

    Donate


    Friends of Same are back at the Hawthorn Community House.
    Please email us on info@friendsofsame.org we are continuing to deliver coffee orders by mail or delivery, You can purchase 
     or Phone 0433709201 (9am-5pm Thursdays only)
    Support our projects
     
    Donate by electronic deposit, credit card or post cheques to our Treasurer at Friends of Same, 32 Henry Street Hawthorn, 3122. Tax deductible donations can be made via the Salesian Mission. Please check out more details on website.

    A special thanks to the stores that sell our coffee
    Renaissance Hawthorn Square IGA, 102 Burwood Rd, 03 9818 8503
    Renaissance Hawthorn IGA, 550 Glenferrie Rd, 03 9818 5258
    Boccaccio Cellars, 1030-1050 Burke Rd, Balwyn, 03 9817 5352

    Leo's Fine Food & Wine -  Hartwell, Kew, Heidelberg


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