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Hands Across Canberra receives government grant to establish a perpetual fund for Canberra’s most vulnerable people.

3 July 2018

The ACT Chief Minister, Andrew Barr today announced the ACT Government will commit $5 million to create a new philanthropic fund in Canberra.

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ActewAGL partners with ALLBIDS to raise much-needed funds for Hands Across Canberra

14 June 2018

Canberra’s leading community foundation, Hands Across Canberra, collaborated with ALLBIDS to offer a phenomenal auction of timeless pieces

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First global community research project for Canberra begins

24 May 2018

First global community research project for Canberra begins

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Health and Wellbeing is paying off for BAL Lawyers

22 May 2018

This year Canberra firm BAL Lawyers (BAL) were short listed for an international award for … health and wellbeing.

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Hands Across Canberra opens 2018 Project Support Grant round for local charities

23 April 2018

Hands Across Canberra opens 2018 Project Support Grant round for local charities

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Safe Shelter prepares to open it's doors...

Senior Project Officer wanted

2018 Canberra Citizen of the Year!

8 March 2018

Congratulations to Diane Bray Kargas, Chairperson of Hands Across Canberra who was awarded 2018 Canberra Citizen of the Year today!

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Safe Shelter for homeless men expands for Winter 2018

1 March 2018

Safe Shelter ACT is getting ready for Winter 2018, when it will be operating 7 nights each week, so it needs more volunteers to run its overnight shelters. Safe Shelter provides basic emergency shelter for homeless men in winter – no meals, just hot drinks and somewhere safe to sleep out of the cold.

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Jordan Rapana shows us how easy it is to help Canberrans in need

21 February 2018

Jordan is leading by example, demonstrating the new way to donate a little differently by getting involved in Canberra’s Biggest Garage Sale.

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