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Gillespie Finance Directions
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Limited edition Red Nose Day face masks

Red Nose is believed to be the first Australian charity to create face masks in response to demand from Australians in lockdown.

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.

Tiny’s 2.5: Putting the ‘fun’ back into fundraising

From car challenges to pumpkin trebuchets, Tiny’s 2.5 is a series of fundraising events set to boost the coffers of local charities.

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.

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...

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...

Four-year-old Daisy reads for families impacted by MS

Four-year-old Daisy is one of 686 ACT children participating in this year’s MS Readathon, which inspires kids to read as much as...

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...

E-waste given new life to help others

Pre-loved desktop computers, laptops and mobile phones that would normally be recycled as e-waste are being refurbished to support COVID-19 impacted workers and students.

RSPCA ACT calls for adoptive pet parents, foster carers

The COVID-19 crisis has forced RSPCA ACT to face that they could be forced to close their shelter doors to the public, with over 240 animals in their care.