Entries by Fiona Nicholls

Share the Dignity

In December Share the Dignity delivered 150 handbags for us to distribute to local females. This is a great initiative, and it is a privilege for us to be able to pass on these donations. If you would like to learn more about this wonderful cause, please check out their website: http://www.sharethedignity.com.au/

Back to school with Myer Eastland

As many children go back to school this week, we are grateful for our partnership with Myer Eastland. Staff have generously donated a variety of school supplies that will be distributed to local kids. With families continuing to feel the financial stress from the holiday period, these items will make a real difference.

Hazel Hams Homes

A life-changing place for at-risk pregnant and parenting young women and an early intervention for their children.

Myer Eastland

Thank you to the staff and management at Myer Eastland for the wonderful gifts they have collected. All of the items received are being distributed throughout our community, spreading lots of Christmas joy. Myer Eastland has selected Anchor to be their charity of choice over the next 12 months.  We are extremely excited about this […]

White Ribbon’s 16 Days of Activism

As part of White Ribbon‘s 16 Days of Activism, CEO Heidi Tucker and James Collins attended a White Ribbon Breakfast hosted by our three local councils: Knox City Council, Maroondah City Council and Yarra Ranges Council. The focus of the breakfast was to raise awareness of family violence and its consequences on victims as employees. […]

Welcome aboard RAMS!

Most of what we do at Anchor is centred around ensuring that everyone in our community has access to safe and secure homes. We are very proud to have welcomed RAMS (Maroondah/ Yarra Ranges) as a supporter of Anchor, as Darlene and her team are also very passionate about helping locals achieve their own place […]

Spring Gardening!

Thanks to Bunnings Bayswater and Jean, Boyd & John from the Lions for helping our “Support for Young People” team getting the yards ready for Spring.