2013 Charity

 

National


 

Heart Kids Australia Incorporated

A grant for the annual medically supervised HeartKids Teen Camp for teenagers with Childhood Heart Disease.

Queensland


 

A Brighter Future

A grant to support an equipment pool, so families can borrow, trial and source the right supportive equipment for their child with cerebral palsy.

Childhood Cancer Support Inc

A grant for purchase of Xbox games consoles/software for children undergoing treatment who are unable to go outdoors.

Guide Dogs For The Blind Association Of Queensland

A grant for a new 9-seater minibus to transport blind and vision-impaired children and youth.

New South Wales


 

Camp Breakaway Inc

A grant for a medically-supervised weekend respite break for children with a terminal illness and/or high medical needs and their families.

Royal Far West

A grant for the Autism Therapy and Respite Camps for rural children and families living with Autism.

The Humour Foundation

A grant for the Clown Doctors program to provide weekly visits for 12 months to the Lismore Base Hospital, NSW.

Wheelchair Sports New South Wales

A grant for the Share a Chair Wheelchair Loan program, which provides wheelchairs for sports activities participation.

The Australian Literacy And Numeracy Foundation Limited

A grant for the Refugee Action Support program which teaches language, literacy, and numeracy skills to refugee children and youth.

Tasmania


 

House On Collins Inc

A grant to support the Ronald McDonald Learning Program (RMLP) for children recovering from illness and injury.

Lifeline Tasmania Inc

A grant for the Refugee Action Support program, which is trialling a new form of community suicide prevention education.

Victoria


 

Insight Education Centre For The Blind And Vision Impaired School

A grant to support their Sensory and Vegetable Garden, Landscaping and Play areas, offering hands-on experience in a safe outdoor environment.

Macedon Ranges And North Western Melbourne Medicare Local Limited

A grant for the StreetHealth program, which provides after-hours primary medical services to the homeless and disadvantaged.

Monash University/Castan Centre

A grant to fund a series of short videos explaining human rights laws.

Motor Neurone Disease Association Of Victoria

A grant to fund six electronic tilt-in-space power wheelchairs for their equipment lending service.

South Australia


 

Cora Barclay Centre

Funding for a 12-month pilot program of specialised team support to families and empower children who are born deaf and/or disabled.

West Australia


 

Australian Crohn's And Colitis Association

A grant to fund an early intervention strategy camp for youth living with inflammatory bowel disease.

The Royal Australian And New Zealand College Of Ophthalmologists Eye Foundation Limited

A grant for the Kimberley Diabetic Eye Care Project to treat and help preserve the sight of local Indigenous people.

ACT


 

Asthma Foundation Of Australian Capital Territory Inc

A grant to provide asthma emergency training for coaches, first aid officers and others.

Northern Territory


 

The Trustee For One Disease At A Time Trust

A grant to fund a new Public Health nurse to expand the reach of the East Arnhem Scabies Control Program.

HPA Incorporated

A grant for the purchase of new equipment to provide more employment opportunities for people with disabilities