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World MS Day raises awareness during global pandemic

Jerrabomberra mother of three, Janet Drew, has been living with multiple sclerosis for 26 years, having been diagnosed while pregnant with her first child.

Hughes Preschool grows community spirit

The weather was cold and gloomy but there were plenty of reasons to smile as students from Hughes Preschool set about planting...

Youth homelessness matters

Today, Wednesday 15 April, is Youth Homelessness Matters Day, which aims to raise awareness of the challenges that homeless young people experience.

Winter Solstice swim to run cheek-to-cheek in 2020

Canberra’s Winter Solstice Swim is back for 2020 with freezing water, wood fires, and ‘cheeky’ photos, but will be vastly different this time around.

Mother’s Day Classic goes virtual

Charity events have suffered due to COVID-19, and many are changing up the way they do things. The Mother’s Day Classic fun...

Canberra foundations unlock $500k for local charities

Three Canberra community foundations have teamed up with urgency to distribute a $500,000 grant round to local not-for-profit organisations.

Connect over a cuppa to help fight cancer

Cancer Council ACT is encouraging the local community to connect over a cuppa for Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea on Thursday 28 May...

Kingston community digs deep for Floriade

In a sign that Canberra is set to turn onto a pathway of positivity, Kingston will deliver an early taste of spring...

Meal service provides food relief

Shopping limitations and the sight of empty supermarket shelves recently prompted Havelock Housing Association (HHA) to team up with the Canberra Racing...

Many hands make light (bulb) work

It was a case of many hands make light work planting spring bulbs and annuals in and around Kingston today as part...

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