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Hands Across Canberra gives almost $200,000 to local charities

18 July 2017

Today, Hands Across Canberra provided $197,497 to local charities...

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Canberra to Humpty Doo

17 March 2017

Hands Across Canberra is thrilled to support Andrew Kerec on his incredible 5450km mountain bike ride from Canberra to Humpty Doo, Darwin.

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Nominations are open for 2017 Volunteering Awards

Safe Shelter for homeless men gets ready for Winter

3 March 2017

Safe Shelter is expanding for winter. From April 24 to September 29 the shelter services for homeless men will run for three nights a week. ACT shelters will operate in three donated inner-North church halls staffed by a team of trained volunteers. For many, just being warm and safe is a luxury. Donate today to make this dream a possibility.

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Deakin House Charity project delivers $2 million for Canberra charities

19 December 2016

The Minister for Urban Renewal Mick Gentleman presented Boundless Playground, Hartley Lifecare and Hands Across Canberra with their share of the proceeds from the Deakin Charity House project at a ceremony held on 16 December 2016.

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Podcast: The power of saying yes

9 December 2016

Zoƫ Routh talks to Hands Across Canberra's CEO Peter Gordon about leadership and amazing stories of collaboration and giving in the Canberra community.

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Impact Report 2016 released

16 November 2016

Hands Across Canberra works to provide support for local charities and services. Some of the organisations we have helped along the way tell their story in our Impact Report 2016.

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Deakin Charity House

8 November 2016

It was an incredible result for the Deakin Charity House auction on Saturday 5 November The joint project between Master Builders Association of the ACT, Land Development Agency and Renaissance Building & Design Pty Ltd raised over $2.2m for community organisations in Canberra.

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Thank you to our corporate supporters

3 November 2016

A big thank you to the wonderful corporate supporters of our Hands Across Canberra 2016 Fundraising Lunch.

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