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GivingTuesday is an opportunity for you to contribute back to the organisations who have worked hard in your community throughout the year.

You can get creative with your giving. Try something new, or something wild, or something challenging. Give how you want to give!

Want to learn more about GivingTuesday and ways you can give back? Check out our resources below or sign up for our newsletter to find out how you can get more involved in the movement. 



Everyone has a giving story. What's yours?

Australian communities are bound together by the millions of acts of generosity that happen across the country each year. These stories are often left untold. Let's make December 1 about sharing the giving stories closest to our hearts.


Whether it's about a time you donated money, fundraised, gave away your clothes, signed a petition, helped out a neighbour, or cleaned up your local park, it's time to tell your #MyGivingStory and inspire others to give too!

How to get involved

1. Write or record your #MyGivingStory

Think of a meaningful giving experience that made you feel happy, fulfilled or connected to your community. Put your story together and either write it down or film a quick clip of you telling it. Make sure you include:

How you gave

Who you gave to

Why you gave

How giving made you feel

2. Post it to social media

Choose one (or all) social media platform to post your story to. Make sure you include the #MyGivingStory hashtag and the name of the organisation your story is about.


3. Tag, tag, tag!

To ensure your story is heard and collected by the GivingTuesday Australia team, make sure you tag them. If you know another friend with a giving story, tag them too!


Fb: @GivingTuesdayAus

Tw: @GivingTuesAus
Insta: @givingtuesdayaus



Volunteering your time can help organisations. From phone-banking to tree planting, organisations often have tasks which require lots of hours from volunteers.


If you work in an in-demand profession, such as web development or legal advice, you can potentially ask your workplace to release you for the day to volunteer.



Financial donations are a great way to ensure community organisations can continue running their programs. Donations don't always have to be large to make a difference.

Regular donations, given monthly or fortnightly, also help organisations plan ahead.



Goods are important for community organisations that need normally expensive or rare items. It's also a great opportunity to reuse pre-loved items.

Clothing and furniture are widely accepted by charity op shops. Donations of goods can also be blood donations, or maybe you can sign up to the organ donor registry this year.



Some causes require people to speak up and speak out in order to create the change necessary to improve people's lives, or our environment.

You can give your voice through letter writing, attending or organising a peaceful protest, or speaking to your local member of parliament.


If you don't have a regular organisation you donate to, these organisations are all registered to participate in GivingTuesday. Reach out and see how you can help!

If you want to help an organisation that's been affected by COVID-19, you can find them on our Generosity Registry.

Donate A $ A Week Inc.
1 Million Women
1079 Life
121 Care Inc
2nd Chance Cat Rescue
4EK Incorporated
4th Williamstown Sea Scouts
A Beautiful Food Experience
ABI Services
Ability Centre
Able Australia Services
Academy of Film, Theatre & Television
ActNow Theatre
Action on Poverty
Adelaide Youth Orchestras
Ahlulbayt Community of WA Inc.
Alannah & Madeline Foundation
Albury Conservation CO LTD
Alkira Centre
Ambulance Wish Western Australia
Anam Cara House Geelong
Anam Cara House Geelong
Angelina Cask Neurological Research Foundation
Anglicare Victoria
Antipodes Theatre Company
Arthritis NSW
Arts Centre Melbourne
Aussie Books For Zim
Australasian Birth Trauma Association
Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine
Australia for Cedar Tanzania
Australia for UNHCR
Australian Alzheimer's Research Foundation
Australian Animal Protection Society
Australian BPD Foundation Ltd - NFP - Melbourne
Australian Black/White Stories Ltd
Australian Breastfeeding Association
Australian College of Nursing Foundation
Australian Communities Foundation
Australian Indigenous Education Foundation
Australian Marine Conservation Society
Australian Marine Mammal Conservation Foundation
Australian Museums and Galleries Association
Australian Red Cross
Australian Relief Organisation
Australian Rugby Foundation
Australian Veterans' Children Assistance Trust
Australian Wildlife Conservancy
Autism Advisory & Support Service
Autism Behavioural Intervention Association (ABIA)
Backpack Bed for Homeless
Ballarat and District Aboriginal Cooperative (BADAC)
Ballet Theatre Queensland
Bankstown Canterbury Community Transport
Barang Regional Alliance Ltd
Barnardos Australia
Bass Coast Community Foundation
Be Centre Foundation
Be Slavery Free
Beagle Freedom Australia
Beagle Rescue Victoria
Behavioural Disorders
Bell Shakespeare
Bellarine Community Health
Bethlehem House Tasmania Inc
Beyond DV Ltd
Bicycles for Humanity WA
Biennale of Sydney
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Australia
Big Group Hug
Bionics Institute
Blessing Bags Melbourne
Blue Dot Army Inc
Brent mall
Bridges Connecting Communities Ltd
Brightwater Care Group
Brimbank City Council
Brisbane Basket Brigade
Brisbane Gold Coast Grandies
Brisbane Youth Service
Buddhist Council of New South Wales
Bulk Nutrients
Burnet Institute
CASPA Services Ltd
CBM Australia
CHARGE Syndrome Association of Australasia
CINI Australia
CRPS Network Australia Inc
Cafs (Child and Family Services)
Calvary Health Care Bethlehem
Campion College Australia
Campion College Foundation
Can Assist
Cancer Wellness Support
Carinbundi Foundation
Casey's Toys
Cat Haven
Cat Welfare Society Inc t/a Cat Haven
Catholic Education Foundation, Sydney
CatholicCare - Archdiocese of Melbourne
CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay
Centre for Social Impact
Centre for Stories
Cessnock City Council
ChanCes Charity
Charity Bounce
Charlies Foundation for Research
Chelsea’s Hope Lafora Children Research Fund
Children's Arthritis Research Institute
Children's Cancer Foundation
Children's Ground
Children's Leukaemia & Cancer Research Foundation
Christ Church Mission Community Centre St Kilda
Christians Against Poverty Australia
Christmas Warehouse
City of Casey
CleftPALS Victoria
Clever Care NOW
Coffs Harbour Neighbourhood Centre
Collective Shout Limited
Comfort Care Foundation
Community Activities Lake Macquarie Inc.
Compass Housing Services
Conquer Cystic Fibrosis
Country Hope
Courage to Care Vic
Cowra Information and Neighbourhood Centre
Creative Education Foundation Zanzibar Ltd
Crohn's and Colitis Australia
Cystic Fibrosis Community Care
DRILL Performance Company Inc.
Darling Range Wildlife Shelter
Defence Special Needs Support Group Inc
Diamond Women
Diamond in the Ruff Rescue
Disabled Surfers Association of Australia Inc. - Central Coast Branch
Diversity ACT Community Services
Doctors For Nutrition
Documentary Australia
Domestic Violence Action Centre
Don Bosco Camp and Center
Don Dunstan Foundation
Dr Edward Koch Foundation Ltd
EB Research Foundation Ltd
ECHO Youth and Family Services
Earbus Foundation of WA
Early Learning Fund
Early Links
Eastern Palliative Care
Eating Disorders Families Australia
Eating Disorders Victoria
Eczema Support Australia
Edgar's Mission
Emerge Australia
Engineers Without Borders Australia
Epilepsy Queensland
Escabags Ltd
FSHD Global Research Foundation
Family Access Network
Family Life
Feminist Writers Festival
First Step
Fishability QLD Inc.
Flourish Australia
Flourish Foundation Australia
For the Animals
For the Love of Wildlife Ltd
Forever Friends Animal Rescue
Foster Care Association of Victoria
Foundation 61 INC
Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal
Freedom Hill Sanctuary
Friedreich Ataxia Research Association
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