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...]