K&R Fabrications Supports the Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation

Nicole Fitzsimons was tragically taken in a motorbike accident whilst holidaying in Thailand, October 2012, with her partner Jamie Keith. The Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation has been established in her honour to continue Nicole’s legacy of helping others to fulfil their life aspirations. The Foundation is helping to raise travel safety awareness for Australians overseas and to assist passionate performing artists and sports people to achieve their full potential.

K&R Fabrications has supported the Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation through the donation of a trophy for a Rugby League match between Wests Illawarra and Shellharbour Sharks in the Illawarra Coal League on 5th April at Parish Park. Jamie Keith , played for both teams previously which was why this match was selected.

The Foundation sold merchandise and raffle tickets during the night, raising over $1,600. Jamie spoke about the tragedy and the Nicole Fitzsimons Foundation assisting young gifted and talented performing artists and sportspeople as well as travel safety awareness. Brett Morris and Trent Merrin drew the raffle prizes.

Wests had a successful night winning all three grades: 1st Grade defeated Shellharbour 32-0, Reserve Grade won 36-12 and U 18′s won 30 – 6.