Canley Vale win Grassroots Club of the Year award

The Canley Vale Junior Rugby League Football Club has tonight won the Telstra One Community Grassroots Club of the Year award.

Based in the Parramatta District Rugby League, the Kookas are active supports of Stewart House, after seeing the charity assist many people in their club and the wider community.

Canley Vale JRLFC club has committed to donating $5 from each child and official’s registration fees to Stewart House, as well as donating a percentage of funds raised from raffles run throughout the season.

As winners of the award, Telstra will donate two Telstra Assistance Packs valued at $2,000 and $2,000 to the Club.

Finalists: Rockhampton Brothers JRLFC and Asquith RLFC

Find out more about the award, and follow the live coverage at www.nrl.com/awards