Volunteering Time and Talent
Methodist Ladies' College has a long tradition of parental involvement to help us provide a caring and supportive environment and an array of opportunities for our girls.
For more information or to find out how to join of MLC's parent support groups, please contact Community Liaison Sharon Wilkins on +61 (08) 9383 0261 or
Parents of MLC
The Parents of MLC brings families together to strengthen our community and support our girls.
The committee aims to encourage engagement and involvement between families and the College, welcome new community members, support families in times of need, provide assistance to staff and enhance the College's education programmes.
Parents of MLC organise social, fundraising and community-based events, host parent education seminars and support a scholar in residence programme for our girls.
Parents, Step Parents, Guardians, Carers or any person having familial care of a student attending the College automatically become members of Parents of MLC.
The Committee includes an Executive of President, Kindergarten–Year 12 Representatives, Secretary and Treasurer as well as Non-Executive positions of New Families Coordinator, Parent Education, Values Support, Boarding and Trybooking Coordinators.
Parent Year Coordinators and Volunteers liaise with each year group.
Men of MLC
Men of MLC is a group of enthusiastic and innovative dads, uncles, brothers, cousins and grandfathers, who enjoy being involved in our students' MLC journeys.
The group aims to foster the father/daughter relationship, and to build on the power of networking to provide enrichment and support for our girls.
Friends of Music MLC
The Friends of Music MLC promotes and inspires the development of Music within our College and the wider community.
The committee provide opportunities for connection and friendship among parents of girls interested in Music across all year groups and supports the activities and aspirations of the Music Department. They also offer practical support at music concerts and events and fundraise for music related endeavours.
Membership to Friends of Music MLC is open to anyone. Parents of girls learning an instrument or participating in an ensemble at the College are warmly invited to join.
MLC Rowing Club
The MLC Rowing Club supports our students participating in Rowing as a winter sport.
The Club is made up of a dedicated network of motivated parents who hold events and fundraising initiatives throughout the season to support our girls with their Rowing ventures.
All parents of students involved in the Rowing programme are encouraged to join the Rowing Club.
Parent assistance is always welcome at MLC. Parents are invited to volunteer their time to support the College in a variety of capacities:
- Uniform Shop
- Theatre Arts Department
If you would like to offer your assistance in one of the above areas, please contact Community Liaison Sharon Wilkins on +61 (08) 9383 0261 or firstname.lastname@example.org.