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Hands Across Canberra 2019 Impact Report launched today.

18 October 2019

We are proud to present the Hands Across Canberra Impact Report for 2018–2019. This past year has been a period of growth for the organisation as well as for philanthropy generally in Canberra.

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The Chief Minister's Charitable Fund grants more than $400,000 to local community organisations

3 July 2019

ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr today joined with the chair of the board of Hands Across Canberra Diane Kargas AM to announce support for 29 community projects across the ACT and region.

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Hands Across Canberra launches the Chief Minister's Charitable Fund grant round

3 April 2019

ACT charities and community organisations are being encouraged to apply for up to $20,000 in grants following the launch today of the first Chief Minister’s Charitable Fund (CMCF) grant round, managed by Hands Across Canberra.

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ACT Australian of the Year Awards announced.

30 October 2018

The calibre of the ACT nominees this year was of such a high standard and to be a part of the final 16, selected from so many nominations, is something you should be very proud of.

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A house built out of love for the people of Canberra

26 October 2018

Today, Hands Across Canberra in partnership with Master Builders ACT (MBA) and Village Building Co.a announced a new Charity House Project with the proceeds again being donated to Canberra’s most vulnerable people.

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2018 Vital Signs Report Released

25 October 2018

Hands Across Canberra in partnership with The Snow Foundation is launching Vital Signs Canberra.

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Hands Across Canberra 2018 Impact Report launched today.

25 October 2018

The Board of Hands Across Canberra are leaders in our community and their guidance, together with the incredible support – large and small – of many volunteers, businesses and donors are creating change locally.

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Hands Across Canberra encourages Canberrans to spring into action this October

19 September 2018

The warmer weather is always a welcomed pleasure as Spring rolls around. It’s a time to open our windows to the fresh air and now we can also open our hearts.

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FYI with FIA: Vital Information for Fundraisers

12 September 2018

What is the future for Australia’s $12.5 billion dollar fundraising sector and what you need to know to be a successful professional fundraiser?

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