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.
Help welcome our new students to the ACU community by donating good condition household items to help them set up their homes.Learn more
Dates: March - April
Share the warmth of the ACU giving community by donating winter clothing and accessories to those experiencing disadvantage.Learn more
Donate personal hygiene products to support the health and well-being of community members experiencing homelessness or displacement.Learn more
Donate professional attire to help empower men and women experiencing disadvantage to achieve economic independence.Learn more
Spread some Christmas cheer through small donations during the season of Advent for community members experiencing disadvantage.Learn more
Meet the ACU Engagement team and learn more about our mission to provide meaningful community engagement opportunities.Learn more
Tap into a network of over 35,000 people across Australia to support your organisation in meeting the needs of your community.Connect with us
Discover community engagement at ACU and learn how you can get involved, as a student, staff member or community partner.Get involved
As a Catholic university, we’re guided by our clear mission, strong sense of identity and firm set of values.Learn more