Fashion Parade supports Mater Redlands

Mater Private Hospital Redlands Spring Fashion Parade

SAMANTHA BALDRY Mater Private Hospital Redlands is holding their 16th annual Spring Fashion Parade and Morning Tea on September 13 to raise money for special equipment that the hospital may otherwise not be able to … [Read more...]

Walk targets farm animal maltreatment

Walk for Farm Animals Brisbane

BRITTINY EDWARDS More than 80 supporters are expected to walk the streets through Brisbane City and Southbank this Sunday as part of the annual Walk for Farm Animals, which raises awareness of the maltreatment of farm animals.   Farm … [Read more...]

Australia’s biggest yoga class poses for dignity

Yoga4Dignity in the park

JESSICA MYLNE Yoga4Dignity is putting on Australia’s biggest yoga class on Saturday August 31 to raise vital funds to help give some dignity back to homeless women and women living below the poverty line in Australia.    The … [Read more...]

Sanitary drive returns dignity to women

Share the Dignity volunteers at Woolworths

AMY GRIFFIN Charitable organisation Share the Dignity is holding a Dignity Drive this month to collect sanitary products for Australian women and girls who are homeless or living under the poverty line, and they hope everyone in the nation will take … [Read more...]

Local boy brings hope to farmers’ kids

Sabre and the Parcels of Hope donations

TYLER HOWLETT When five-year-old Sabre Fazel said he wanted to bring hope to the children living on drought-affected farms, no one could have predicted that this simple idea could have such a big impact. But Sabre’s mum, Sarah Yip, decided they … [Read more...]

Shopping for a cause

SARAH DIONYSIUS An innovative Brisbane based campaign is allowing consumers to donate to charities simply through making a purchase online. The Give Back Campaign has over 1000 business partners that will donate a proportion of their sales … [Read more...]

Op ’til you drop

ANIKA MCMAHON Communities across Australia are clearing out their closets in support for National Op Shop Week 2015. From the 23-30 August, National Op Shop week is raising awareness of the importance of giving back to local charity op … [Read more...]

Sunshine Coast Color Run raises $60,000 for charities

VIKTORIA BALANZATEGUI Over 12,000 people got active on Sunday competing in the Swisse Color Run on the Sunshine Coast. The event raised over $60,000 for local charities in Australia. The Color Run, which initially took place in the United States … [Read more...]