Community giving is more than charity, it allows us to contribute to the common good through building ongoing relationships with external organisations that work with those experiencing disadvantage or marginalisation.

ACU community giving allows staff and students to connect to a need within the community through donating goods. ACU Engagement in partnership with Campus Ministry supports five community giving drives each calendar year. We make a consistent commitment to these drives and the organisations they support. For many staff, this begins a pathway to further community engagement initiatives at ACU and beyond.

 

Bazaar

Welcome Bazaar

Dates: January-February

Help welcome our new students to the ACU community by donating good condition household items to help them set up their homes.

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Layers

Layers for Lent

Dates: March - April

Share the warmth of the ACU giving community by donating winter clothing and accessories to those experiencing disadvantage.

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Dignity

Donations for dignity

Dates: July

Donate personal hygiene products to support the health and well-being of community members experiencing homelessness or displacement. 

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Threads

Threads of change

Dates: October

Donate professional attire to help empower men and women experiencing disadvantage to achieve economic independence.

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Advent

Advent giving appeal

Dates: December

Spread some Christmas cheer through small donations during the season of Advent for community members experiencing disadvantage.

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For more information about community giving contact ACU Engagement

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