Sisters of Charity Foundation Australia


Community Grants Program

Here are stories of just some of the organisations that the Sisters of Charity Foundation has supported through grants:

Australia’s first social enterprise bakery

Three years after the Sisters of Charity Foundation provided project funding to support Australia’s first social enterprise bakery, The Bread & Butter Project today has over 150...

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Winter School Uniforms

This project began when it was observed that many children attending the Breakfast Programs at various Primary Schools were not appropriately dressed in winter, coming in to school...

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Meaningful work opportunities

It runs two successful businesses creating over 6,000 hours of paid work annually for 25 people. The Sisters of Charity Foundation provided funding for equipment needed...

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Bike lessons for children with disabilities

Children with moderate disabilities can learn to ride a standard children’s bike with free specialised training. Funding from the Sisters of Charity Foundation has made the launch...

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Practical support for refugees

Community Care Inc’s Refugee Programme supports refugee families by making a huge impact on their health and wellbeing. Funding from the Sisters of Charity Foundation has...

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A community bus

SOCF donations are used in the most practical ways to make a real difference to the amazing work already being done by grant recipient organisations. A great example is...

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Tertiary Scholarships Program

Here are just some of the stories of the Sisters of Charity Foundation’s Tertiary Scholarship Program for young people who have lived in out-of-home care, such as foster care:

Terri – first in her family to attend university

Terri Carberry is a proud Aboriginal Wiradjuri woman from Griffith (NSW) whose dedication has inspired everyone in her family. She is the latest recipient of a Sisters of Charity Foundation tertiary scholarship. The scholarship is set up specifically for...

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Celebrating the first graduate from the Sisters of Charity Foundation Scholarship Program

Amber is an inspiration and a leader. Growing up with her two brothers in a single parent family with a mother who battled drug and alcohol addiction meant her early life was challenging and unstable. She went to seven different primary schools, moved...

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