Charity | Institutions
Please support the following charities that are needy and deserved of your help. Supporting Australian's in need, as one day you may need their help!
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4C's Crisis Relief Centre
⊜ 5, 114 Princes Highway Pakenham
The 4C's are the main Crisis Relief Centre for the Cardinia Shire. The services we provide include food assistance, assistance paying utility accounts and rent arrears, crisis accommodation avail ..
⊜ 616 Riversdale Road Camberwell
Able Australia is a long-standing non-profit organisation that provides services to people living with multiple disabilities. Our vision is to create a community where the people we support are se ..
⊜ 3 Thurston Street Box Hill
Alkira is a for-purpose organisation that is all about community access and inclusion for people who have a disability. We are committed to providing a positive experience and partnering with the ..
Anglicare Victoria provides support to 70,000 children, young people and families every year. Through a range of services, we work towards strengthening families and communities so they can protect ..
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Austin Health Opportunity Shop
⊜ 12 The Mall Heidelberg West
The shop is one of two opportunity shops run by Austin Health which incorporates the Alfred Hospital in Heidelberg, Heidelberg Repatration Hospital in Heidelberg West and the Royal Talbot Rehabilation ..
⊜ PO Box 83, Narre Warren Narre Warren
The leading portal and source of information on the Australian charitable sector. CAF Australia is an Australian not for profit organisation whose mission is to increase the flow of funds to the no ..
Australian Community Foundation
⊜ 201 Napier St Fitzroy
The Australian Community Foundation (ACF) aims to generate and distribute philanthropic resources to charitable organisations to help build happy and resilient communities. Established in 1997, AC ..
Australian Justice Inc.
⊜ Suite 3, Level 8, 179 Queen Street Melbourne
The purpose of Australian Justice Inc. is to seek justice for people in need. Australian Justice Inc. can provide grants towards payment of legal costs for people in need who have been refused Lega ..
Australian Multicultural Community Services
⊜ 44-56 Hampstead Road Maidstone
For many of our clients migration is a key influence on their life and most of them will have faced some - if not many - challenges in adjusting to life in Australia. For some elderly people this incl ..
Australian Red Cross
⊜ 23-47 Villiers Street, North Melbourne
Australian Red Cross is building a better society based on people helping people. Relief in times of crisis, care when it's needed most and commitment when others turn away. Red Cross is there ..
Australian Red Cross Blood Service
⊜ 417 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
Australian Red Cross Blood Service Do something special, GIVE Call 13 14 95 today to donate blood and save three lives. For many people blood donors are their lifeline. Currently 1 in 3 Austra ..
⊜ 1936 Malvern Road Malvern East
The Avalon Centre was founded in 1987 with a focus on meeting unmet needs. Avalon is run entirely by Volunteers and survives solely on tax deductible donations and grants. Avalon's aim is to hel ..
Backpacks 4 VIC Kids
⊜ 86 Camms Rd Cranbourne
Our purpose is to aid children going into foster care and to aid foster care families. Often children are placed quickly into foster care without much more than what they are wearing at the time. We s ..
Bailee Ada Foundation
The Bailee Ada Foundation was set up after Bailee Ada Choate passed away at 11 months old with a rare genetic disorder - Congenital Disorder of Glycosalation (CDG). Bailee Ada Foundation raises mo ..
⊜ 1193 Toorak Road Camberwell
Baptcare is a not-for-profit organisation and provider of high quality care and support in youth, family and disability services, residential aged care and community aged care services. Since 1945 ..
For over 120 years Barnardos has been at the forefront of child welfare service provision and has embraced a tradition of innovation and holistic approach in our quest to find real, permanent solution ..
⊜ 13 Cleveland Close Narre Warren North
The Beehive Foundation is a non-for profit organisation that delivers free structured programs to help our youth build resilience, self esteem & confidence through life skills that build coping strate ..
Beer Bikes and Bands
Beers, Bikes, and Bands is bringing together three things you know and love into one action packed fundraising event for the Final Continent Expedition (FCE). Teaming up with Melbourne based chari ..
⊜ 1 Salisbury Street Richmond
Berry Street helps children, young people & families recover from the devastating effects of violence, abuse & neglect. Berry Street Victoria has been protecting and caring for children and strengt ..
bestchance | Child Family Care
⊜ 583 Ferntree Gully Road Glen Waverley
Descending from the Burwood Boys Home, the bestchance has a history of over 110 years in caring for children and families. The organisation has evolved to offer a range of community orientated servic ..
Bicycles for Humanity
Bicycles for Humanity is a world wide organisation focused on making a difference through the re-distribution of dis-used bikes. We take that old bike from the back of your garage and give it a ne ..
Bobby Goldsmith Foundation
⊜ . Melbourne
The Bobby Goldsmith Foundation (BGF) is Australia's oldest AIDS charity and has provided financial and practical support for men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS for seventeen years. BGF's ..
Bravehearts was founded by Hetty Johnston during Child Protection Week, September 1997. Bravehearts Inc. operates under an Article of Association, is operated by a Board of Management and is assis ..
Breast Cancer Network Australia
⊜ 293 Camberwell Road, Camberwell
Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) works to ensure that women diagnosed with breast cancer, and their families, receive the very best information, treatment, care and support possible. BCNA is ..
Brotherhood of St Laurence
⊜ 67 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
Child poverty diminishes our society and hurts those who experience it. It goes against our value of giving everyone a fair go. Children living in poverty are more likely to: have low levels o ..
⊜ 51 St Johns Avenue, Camberwell
Camcare is a not-for-profit, community based organisation that has operated in Boroondara for over thirty years. Camcare focuses on meeting a range of support needs which result from adversities su ..
⊜ 182 Normanby Road Southbank
Camp Quality is a non profit organisation that is committed to bringing hope and happiness to every child living with cancer, their families and communities through ongoing quality recreational, educa ..
Cancer Council Victoria
⊜ 1 Rathdowne Street Carlton
The Cancer Council Victoria is a public institution created by an Act of Parliament. It has a central location in Melbourne and employs a staff of about 350. It houses three research divisions ..
⊜ Level 1, 204-206 Gipps Street Abbotsford
Care Connect is a major community care provider that supports people to live healthy, independent lives at home and in the community. With offices in NSW, QLD and VIC, Care Connect supports child ..
Casey Tutungi Appeal
Casey Tutungi is a young local footballer struck down in his prime while playing the game he loved. Casey, born and bred in Lorne suffered a debilitating spinal cord injury on Saturday 22nd June 20 ..
For over 75 years CatholicCare has worked on behalf of the Catholic Church in Melbourne and Geelong to build on the vision of 'life to the full' for families, individuals and communities in all their ..
Challenge | supporting kids with cancer
⊜ 529-535 King St West Melbourne
Challenge is a non-profit organisation which was established in 1983 to provide children living with cancer and other life-threatening blood disorders with the opportunity to put their illness aside a ..
Chicks for Charity
Chicks for Charity raise community awareness through uniting women from all walks of life. Chicks for Charity encourage all women to harness the power of 'giving back'. Organized fund raising even ..
Children's Tumour Foundation
The Children's Tumour Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing information, resources and support services to children, their families and adults living with neurofibromatosi ..
Childrens Charity Network
⊜ 170 Forrest Road, Lara
Childrens Charity Network is a Victorian based not-for-profit organisation, which acts as an umbrella for different programs/initiatives. Its main aim is to build, foster and nurture confidence and se ..
⊜ Corner Brunswick Road and Black Street Brunswick
CO-GROUND COFFEE NEW LOCATION! Corner of Brunswick Rd & Black St. Brunswick 7am - 3pm, Wednesday - Sunday Co-Ground Coffee is open Wednesday - Sunday, 7am - 3pm. Come down and treat yourse ..
⊜ 31 Hardner Road Mount Waverley
Connections UnitingCare is a community organisation with a long and proud history of supporting marginalised and disadvantaged children, young people and families. We have a vision of empowered chi ..
Cottage by the Sea
⊜ 29 Flinders Street Queenscliff
Cottage by the Sea is a community charity fundraising service caring for Australian children and families in need. We are one of the oldest Australian charities operating since 1890 and provide sh ..
Crepes for Change
Crepes for Change | 100% of the profits toward youth homelessness in Australia. There are over 40,000 young people sleeping rough in Australia EVERY night. It's hard to believe, but it's true. And ..
Crohn's & Colitis Australia
⊜ Level 1, 462 Burwood Rd Hawthorn
Crohn's and Colitis Australia (CCA) is the peak national body representing more than 75,000 Australians living with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). CCA supports the Crohn's and colitis community ..
Cystic Fibrosis Victoria
Cystic Fibrosis Victoria (CFV) was founded in 1974 by a group of parents of children with CF and became an Incorporated Association in 1984. To promote research, increase awareness of Cystic Fibros ..
Down Syndrome Victoria
⊜ 18/71 Victoria Crescent Abbotsford
Down Syndrome Victoria is the statewide peak membership organisation representing people with Down syndrome and their families. It is a not-for-profit organisation established in 1978 to provide suppo ..
⊜ Level 3, 10 Yarra Street South Yarra
eviDent Foundation was established in 2011 as a health-promotion charity supporting Australia's only Dental Practice Based Research Network (DPBRN). It is an initiative of the Australian Dental Associ ..
Extended Families Australia
⊜ 1, 95 Bell St, Coburg
Extended Families provide friendship and support to a child who has a disability. Volunteers spend time with a child on a regular basis-either in the family's home, the volunteer's home or in a c ..
Family Life provides counselling, mediation, mental health, community development, personal support and community educational services, outreach to homes, case coordination, innovative community busin ..
FareShare | Rescuing Food - Fighting Hunger
⊜ 1-7 South Audley Street Abbotsford
FareShare rescues food and helps fight hunger to everyday Melburnian's. Since 2001 we have given away healthy, nutritious meals to the hungry and the homeless in Victoria, using food donated by bus ..
Father Bob Maguire Foundation
⊜ South Melbourne
Inspired by the lifetime work of one of Australia's genuine heroes, the outspoken parish priest, Fr Bob Maguire, this is a foundation connected to the very fibre of our community and its pressing soci ..
Throughout their global travels, renowned Chef and TV presenter Barry Vera and his business partner / TV producer Michael Dickinson, have been able to experience the need for support that different co ..
The Feed Victoria Appeal builds on the former Feed Melbourne Appeal's mission to increase the capacity of suburban and regional food relief charities and help them nourish their communities. Feed V ..
Fight Cancer Foundation
⊜ 1d Royal Parade Parkville
The Fight Cancer Foundation is a registered charity dedicated to providing care, treatment and support for people with leukaemia and other forms of cancer and funds research into better treatment meth ..
Finnan's Gift is a fundraising project set up by Alisa Camplin and her husband Oliver Warner. Launched in May 2011, Finnan's Gift will raise much needed funds for state-of-the-art equipment in the Ca ..
Fitted for Work
⊜ 513 Bridge Road Richmond
Fitted for Work's vision is financial independence for women and our mission is to help women experiencing disadvantage get work and keep it. Every day our trained staff and volunteers help women g ..
⊜ 4/2 Somerville Road Yarraville
Foodbank Victoria is an independent not-for-profit organisation with more than 80 years' food relief experience. We are the state's oldest and largest organisation of our kind. Our aim is to provid ..
Fred Hollows Foundation
⊜ 52 Barry Street, Carlton
We are an international development organisation working towards eliminating avoidable blindness and improving Indigenous Australian health. The Foundation works in more than 25 countries and has r ..
Frontyard Youth Services
⊜ 19 King Street Melbourne
Frontyard helps young people who are homeless or in need of support. It is now the biggest service centre of its type in Melbourne's central business district, containing eight co-located service ..
Gippsland Emergency Relief Fund
The Gippsland Emergency Relief Fund has been supporting Gippslanders after Natural Disasters for more than 30 years. The Gippsland Emergency Relief Fund is a registered charitable organisation maki ..
⊜ 51 Stanley St, West Melbourne
GiveNow.com.au is Australia's most user-friendly giving portal - a place where you can put your dollars to work to start building the kind of world you want to live in. The site is designed to hel ..
⊜ 1125 Nepean Highway, Highett
Our mission is to enhance life outcomes for children and families through the provision of quality services that are innovative, accessible and responsive to the changing needs of our community, parti ..
⊜ Level 7, Central House, 174 Collins St Melbourne
When it comes to recycling office stationery, we often think of paper and printer cartridges but not of folders, binders, in-trays and magazine racks. But these items often end up in landfill as well. ..
Greenfleet is a registered environmental charity, encouraging people to avoid and reduce greenhouse gas emissions and then offset any remaining emissions by planting biodiverse native forests through ..
Hawthorn Community Chest
⊜ PO Box 231, Hawthorn
HELPING OUR COMMUNITY Since 1958, the Hawthorn Community Chest has raised and distributed funds to charitable organisations and not-for-profit groups providing health, welfare, education and recrea ..
Heart Foundation of Australia
We fund lifesaving heart research, and work to improve heart disease prevention and care for all Australians We're fighting the single biggest killer of Australians - heart disease. The Heart Fo ..
Heart Research Australia
Research Today. A cure Tomorrow. Heart Research Australia raises funds for research into the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart disease and associated medical conditions. Our goal is ..
⊜ Suite 310, Level 3, 55 Flemington Road North Melbourne
HeartKids is a support group for families of children with heart disease, be it congenital (born with) or acquired. We started as voluntary group of parents and individuals dealing with and concer ..
HomeGround's vision is to end homelessness in Melbourne. Our mission is to get people housed and to keep people housed. We do this by providing housing and support services across Melbourne, dev ..
⊜ 16 Wakefield St Hawthorn
Huntington's Victoria (HV) is a not for profit organisation funded by the Victorian Government and public sources. We are the only specialist service in Victoria to support and assist people affected ..
Isabella and Marcus Paediatric Brainstem Tumour Fund
Isabella and Marcus lost their lives to a little known brain tumour called Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). This tumour occurs in the brainstem, most frequently in children between the age ..
⊜ PO Box 680 Glen Waverley
Jacob's Well hopes to break the poverty cycle by sinking fresh water wells in villages, establishing a health clinic, adult literacy classes, work skills training, small start up loans, and providing ..
John So, He's My Bro
⊜ . Melbourne
$4 from every 'John So, He's My Bro' CD sale is donated to the Lord Mayor's Charitable Fund, known as Melbourne's 'defender of the powerless, unpopular and poor'. The single by The Music Men will b ..
Karma Currency Foundation
⊜ Level 1, 6 Charles St South Melbourne
Instead of giving platters, socks, photo frames and other useless gifts Karma Currency allows companies and individuals to give the gift of tax deductible Charity Gift Vouchers. This Charitable vo ..
Kathleen Keegel Children's Fund
Kathleen Keegel Children's Fund (KKCF) manages a boys' home, a kindergarten, an agricultural project and currently initiating a training facility in Sri Lanka. Kathleen's daughter Olivia and her husb ..
KIDS is an acronym for Kids In Dangerous Situations and we exist to try to redress the startling childhood injury statistics in Australia. Every day, more than 5,000 children are injured unintenti ..
Kids Under Cover
⊜ 383 Swan St, Richmond
Kids Under Cover believes every young person has a right to a safe and secure place to call home and a sound education. We work to make that belief a reality. Kids Under Cover supports vulnera ..
Kids with Cancer Foundation
Kids with Cancer Foundation is totally non-profit. All profits raised from the raffles and donations are donated back to the State from which the funds originated. Kids with Cancer Foundation is ..
Kind Cuts for Kids
Kind Cuts for Kids is an Australian based organisation that exists to provide specialist medical care for children in developing countries around the world. Kind Cuts is a non-government, not-for-p ..
knit one give one
The knit one give one (KOGO) army knits garments for charity. kogo supplies approximately 80 different organisations that fall into the following broad categories: -:- Crisis accommodation -:- ..
MELBOURNE LEGACY PROGRAMS & SERVICES Today, Melbourne Legacy assistance is available to some 24,000 widows and approximately 450 children and Disabled Dependants. Legacy provides a broad range o ..
Les Twentyman Foundation
The 20th Man Fund believes every young person deserves a future free of poverty, abuse, violence, discrimination and isolation. Founded by Les Twentyman OAM, the Les Twentyman Foundation (formerly ..
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