Get Involved

There are many ways you can contribute to community organisations in Canberra. You can give your time through volunteering, attending events, spreading the word about the work of organisations, or running fund-raising events and activities.  There are also a range of ways to donate funds, such as directly through one-off donations, regular contributions such as workplace giving programs or by participating in fund-raising activities and events.

Hands Across Canberra seeks to build the capacity of local community organisations through fostering strong networks, sharing ideas, information and working collaboratively.

A range of useful events including training, fundraising and information sharing occur in Canberra across the year.  Hands Across Canberra promotes these through our regular newslettersFacebook page and our online calendar of events

We also gather sources of research and publications.


You can donate now through the Hands Across Canberra Giving Portal. Donations can be made to individual organisations, or to the Hands Across Canberra Foundation.

Workplace giving

You can contribute on a regular basis to community organisation through workplace giving. Whether it is a little or a lot, workplace giving can make a significant contribution to our community.