Get involved



There are many ways you can contribute to Hands Across Canberra and it's network of community organisations. You can give your time and talent 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. If you or your employer have talents that you would like to share with others contact us.

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 news updatesFacebook page and our online calendar of events. If you have an impact report, event or great article you think would be of interest to our network, let us know.

  • By supporting us, we can continue our commitment to our network of community organisations to enhance the quality of life in Canberra and the nearby region for our vulnerable citizens. Donations are tax deductible.

  • There are many ways you can get involved as an individual or family. For example through workplace giving, volunteering, fundraising for us or setting up a named fund in celebration or memory of a loved one.

  • Get involved as a company and increase it's philanthropic impact by sharing your talents with our network of charitable organisations, fundraise for us at work events, volunteer or set up a company named fund.

Also check out our giving hub where you can make donations directly to individual organisations working in Canberra and the nearby region.