“Poverty” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Brotherhood Of St Laurence Brotherhood Of St Laurence VIC ●●● BSL is a social justice organisation working alongside people experiencing disadvantage to address the fundamental causes of poverty in Australia. We…
Anglicare SA Ltd. Anglicare SA Ltd. ●●● For more than 150 years, AnglicareSA has supported South Australians in need. Our 1,800 staff and more than 600 volunteers support more than 55,000 pe…
Access Community Enterprises Limited Access Community Enterprises Limited QLD ●●● Supporting Vulnerable Australians with employment, settlement, disability services.…
Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre Limited Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre Limited QLD ●●● Culture & Arts Other recreation…
The Smith Family The Smith Family NSW ●●● We aim to give disadvantaged children the best chance at building a better future for themselves. Research shows that providing long-term targeted sup…
L.D.S. Charitable Trust Fund L.D.S. Charitable Trust Fund NSW ●●● We provided funding to approved GDRsto aid in the relief of poverty and hunger, elimination of disease and support of worldwide immunisation, alleviat…
Compassion Australia Compassion Australia ●●● Compassion primarily works with individual children through our Child Sponsorship Program. Compassion's holistic child development model is desig…
Oxfam Australia Oxfam Australia ●●● Please refer to our Annual Report available on our website here: https://www.oxfam.org.au/what-we-do/abou t-us/assessing-our-performance/annual-re port/…
LiveBetter Services Limited LiveBetter Services Limited NSW ●●● Livebetter continued to enhance and maintain the independence and choice of people living in communities across Australia experiencing barriers to com…
Wintringham Wintringham VIC ●●● Wintringham continued to provide dignified, affordable, high quality care and accommodation to frail, elderly persons who are homeless or at risk of h…
Childfund Australia Childfund Australia ●●● ChildFund Australia is an independent international development organisation that works to reduce poverty for children in developing communities. Our …
Joii Limited Joii Limited QLD ●●● The principal activities of the labour-hire and construction businesses helped the operation of social enterprise projects that provided employment, a…
Jobs Australia Enterprises Ltd Jobs Australia Enterprises Ltd NSW ●●● Our aim is to improve employment opportunities for all people in our community particularly those affected by poverty, distress, and misfortune. We wi…
Joblink Plus Limited Joblink Plus Limited ●●● The purpose of Joblink Plus is to believe in and provide support to all people, connecting them to the dignity and fulfillment made possible through e…
The General Gumala Foundation_Trust The General Gumala Foundation_Trust WA ●●● We fund programs for the relief of poverty,sickness,suffering,distress,misf ortune or destitution of the the three language groups- Bunjima, Nyiyaparli…
Loddon Mallee Housing Services Limited Loddon Mallee Housing Services Limited VIC ●●● Provide direct housing assistance: a) promote the relief of poverty, sickness or the needs of the aged by providing affordable rental housing to low i…
Caritas Australia Limited Caritas Australia Limited ●●● We are an international aid and development organisation of the Catholic Church in Australia. We:1. Deliver long-term development programs 2. Help peo…
Annecto Inc Annecto Inc VIC ●●● annecto aims to connect individuals and communities to realise an inclusive society by relieving poverty, sickness and the needs of the aged, and assi…
City West Housing Pty Limited City West Housing Pty Limited NSW ●●● Our purpose is to build stronger communities and improve people's lives by providing affordable housing.…
Australian Committee For UNICEF Limited Australian Committee For UNICEF Limited NSW ●●● UNICEF Australia supports a range of programs which deliver positive outcomes for children in need. These are focused on nutrition, health, education,…
Minaret College Inc Minaret College Inc VIC ●●● Advancement of education and religion and the relief of poverty of Muslims. Minaret College has established two educational campuses in order to educa…
Sacred Heart Mission Inc Sacred Heart Mission Inc VIC ●●● To provide support, care & nurturing for the purposes of alleviating and preventing homelessness, poverty and social isolation in the City of Port Phi…
Enterprise & Training Company Limited Enterprise & Training Company Limited ●●● We are a community orientated, not-for-profit provider of employment, training, and business services. We help people from many different situations …
Uniting Country SA LTD Uniting Country SA LTD SA ●●● We provide a Strengths Based, prevention and early intervention approach to Case Management and Counseling to individuals and families to help people …
Workways Australia Limited Workways Australia Limited VIC ●●● Workways Australia is a charitable organisation established for the purpose of promoting the relief of poverty, distress, misfortune or disability of …
Momentum Collective Momentum Collective NSW ●●● The Organisation's purpose is to provide direct relief for those people experiencing poverty, sickness (including mental illness), suffering, dis…
Cbm Australia Cbm Australia VIC ●●● Our disability inclusive development program transforms the lives of people with disabilities, their families, communities, organisations and governme…
The Junction Works Limited The Junction Works Limited NSW ●●● We provide a broad range of services including disability, youth, children's and community services.…
Human Appeal International Australia Human Appeal International Australia NSW ●●● HAIA has an extensive range of projects which are funded, resourced and run continuously throughout the year. These projects are extremely important …
Interrelate Limited Interrelate Limited NSW ●●● The company's short- and long-term objectives are to provide for the direct provision of relief of poverty, suffering, distress, misfortune or he…
MAF International MAF International QLD ●●● MAF International is part of a worldwide not-for-profit team of aviation professionals providing air transport in places of deepest human need. For ov…
Adventist Development And Relief Agency Australia Ltd Adventist Development And Relief Agency Australia Ltd NSW ●●● ADRA Australia works in partnerships with local civil society organizations in Australia and overseas to assist people in poverty and distress through…
Banjima Charitable Trust Banjima Charitable Trust ●●● The Trust is a Native Title Trust that operates via a trust deed with specific charitable objects. The advisory Trustees provide recommendations to th…
Mayflower Brighton Mayflower Brighton VIC ●●● Mayflower provided residential care, home care, respite services, and retirement living to the aged.…
Transform Aid International Limited Transform Aid International Limited NSW ●●● We use a two-pronged approach. First, in conjunction with our wholly owned subsidiary Baptist World Aid Australia Ltd, we mobilise Australian churches…
HousingFirst Ltd HousingFirst Ltd ●●● HousingFirst's charitable purpose is to promote the relief of poverty, sickness or the needs of the aged by providing affordable rental housing t…
The Trustee For The Western Cape Communities Trust The Trustee For The Western Cape Communities Trust QLD ●●● The charity was established in accordance with the Western Cape Communities Co-Existence Agreement (WCCCA) which was signed in 2002. Under the WCCCA, …
Partners For Equity Limited Partners For Equity Limited ●●● PFE partnered with non-government, community based, local organisations in developing countries to provide aid to communities that are disadvantaged o…
Darebin Community Health Service Darebin Community Health Service VIC ●●● The Companys purpose is to enable health, well-being and dignity for all by providing responsive and accessible services to the diverse communities ac…
TEAR Australia TEAR Australia VIC ●●● Through the work of local partners, Tearfund Australia is able to provide long-term sustainable development in poor communities around the world. Ofte…
Access Programs Australia Ltd Access Programs Australia Ltd NSW ●●● The Company operates as a Not for Profit, providing welfare services to individuals, families and groups. This is achieved by providing relief of fina…
Junction Support Services Inc Junction Support Services Inc VIC ●●● We offer services to support people right across their life span - from infants who are part of our supporting young parents program, to the children …
Community Housing (Qld) Ltd Community Housing (Qld) Ltd QLD ●●● Horizon Housing Company Ltd delivers social housing and other 'income based' housing options directly relieving the effects of poverty.…
Baptist World Aid Australia Public Ancillary Fund Baptist World Aid Australia Public Ancillary Fund NSW ●●● We use a two-pronged approach through Transform Aid International Ltd (our parent organisation). First, we mobilise Australian churches and individual…
The Personnel Group Ltd The Personnel Group Ltd VIC ●●● TPG's sole purpose since inception is to relieve poverty and distress within specific cohorts through targeted employment support services to ind…
Kalano Community Association Inc Kalano Community Association Inc NT ●●● We administer the health, housing and employment requirements and the overall general well being of the members of the Kalano Community and their fami…
Oxfam Australia Trading Pty Ltd Oxfam Australia Trading Pty Ltd SA ●●● Please refer here https://shop.oxfam.org.au/our-story…
Baptist World Aid Australia Ltd Baptist World Aid Australia Ltd NSW ●●● We use a two-pronged approach through Transform Aid International Ltd (our parent organisation). First, we mobilise Australian churches and individual…
Better Place Australia Better Place Australia VIC ●●● We provide counselling services in the areas of: * Family dispute resolution and mediation * Developing parenting skills for parents struggling with s…
The Co-Group Limited The Co-Group Limited ●●● Provide non-profit community based counselling and home care support services for the direct relief of poverty, sickness, suffering, distress, lonelin…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Miriam Rose Foundation Incorporated Miriam Rose Foundation Incorporated NT ●○○ The activities run by the Miriam Rose Foundation in this financial year were designed to alleviate those living in poverty in the remote Aboriginal co…
Brighter Future Organisation Brighter Future Organisation VIC ●○○ -We provide education from the two village rural schools in Cambodia that we built for the communities -We provide local teaching positions at our two…
Ankamuthi Charitable Trust Ankamuthi Charitable Trust WA ●●● Advance social and public welfare through the relief of poverty, distress and Aboriginal disadvantage…
The Co-Group Limited The Co-Group Limited ●●● Provide non-profit community based counselling and home care support services for the direct relief of poverty, sickness, suffering, distress, lonelin…
Colel Chabad Australia Ltd. Colel Chabad Australia Ltd. VIC ●●○ The charity provided funds for the relief of poverty, sickness, suffering, distress, misfortune, disability, destitution and helplessness.…
Australia Tanzania Society Limited Australia Tanzania Society Limited WA ●○○ We provide support to underprivileged and disadvantaged people in Tanzania that are suffering from poverty, disability, misfortune or helplessness. Mo…
Act for Peace Ltd Act for Peace Ltd ●●● We are the international aid agency of National Council of Churches. By supporting emergency response, sustainable development and advocacy programs i…
Australian Independent Schools Fund Limited Australian Independent Schools Fund Limited NSW ●●○ The principal activities of the fund during the financial year were to receive, allocate, and distribute funds to independent schools, other philanthr…
Joii Limited Joii Limited QLD ●●● The principal activities of the labour-hire and construction businesses helped the operation of social enterprise projects that provided employment, a…
Hakimi Trust Hakimi Trust NSW ●○○ Locally in Australia, we worked along side various local charities such as raising funds for Salvation Army Xmas Appeal by donating food items and toy…
Mary's Meals Australia Ltd Mary's Meals Australia Ltd NSW ●○○ We setup the website for online donations, in an effort to raise funds and send them in support of Mary's Meals global mission to feed the hungry…
Barkly Region Alcohol and Drug Abuse Advisory Group Aboriginal Corporation Barkly Region Alcohol and Drug Abuse Advisory Group Aboriginal Corporation NT ●●● BRADAAG provides Alcohol and other Drug Services for the Barkly Region. our Vision is to Improve the lives of individuals, families & community of the…
Worldview Foundation Limited Worldview Foundation Limited ACT ●●● Worldview Foundation relieves poverty and distress through holistic programs with a focus on assisting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. W…
Indigenous Employment Partners Ltd Indigenous Employment Partners Ltd ●○○ We provided pre-employment preparation services, recruitment services and post placement support to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Aust…
The Generous and The Grateful, Inc. The Generous and The Grateful, Inc. NSW ●○○ We sourced most needed furniture and white goods to help people recovering from homelessness, domestic violence, as well as refugees and youth at risk…
Be Kind Sydney Ltd Be Kind Sydney Ltd NSW ●●○ Be Kind Sydneys charitable purpose is to relieve poverty, suffering and misfortune of people in need in New South Wales. As a subsidiary of Sydney Com…
Penny Appeal Australia Ltd Penny Appeal Australia Ltd NSW ●●● Penny Appeal Australia has been set up to provide poverty relief across Asia, the Middle East and Africa by offering water solutions, organizing mass …
Community Generation Limited Community Generation Limited ●○○ WE PROVIDED ACCESS TO CLEAN DRINKING WATER, SANITATION + HYGIENE TO RURAL VILLAGES AND SCHOOLS IN KAMPOT PROVINCE IN CAMBODIA. THIS ALSO INCLUDED HYGI…
Breakthrough Community Services Breakthrough Community Services NSW ●○○ Breakthrough Community Services conducted the following activites: - Emergency financial assistance - Provision of pre-cooked meals and fresh food - S…
World Bicycle Relief Australia Limited World Bicycle Relief Australia Limited NSW ●○○ World Bicycle Relief Australia raises revenue via donations and sends those funds to our program operations in Sub Sahara Africa to purchase bicycles …
Solarbuddy.org Ltd Solarbuddy.org Ltd QLD ●●● SolarBuddy runs educational programs and events where corporates and schools learn about our organisation and the issue of energy poverty. - Particip…
A Brave Life Limited A Brave Life Limited ●○○ The main purpose of A Brave Life is to alleviate the risks of ongoing poverty, misfortune & helplessness experienced by many teenage and young mothers…
Lillie's Books Incorporated Lillie's Books Incorporated SA ●○○ We gift new books to disadvantaged children and young people in need. We deliver these books to organisations that provide support to children and…
Magen David Adom Ltd Magen David Adom Ltd VIC ●●● The Company's activities include: offering support services that directly relieves poverty, sickness, suffering, distress, misfortune, disability…
Mummies Paying It Forward Incorporated Mummies Paying It Forward Incorporated NSW ●○○ We provide material aid to vulnerable Australians living on or below the poverty line including: the homeless or those at risk of homelessness vuln…
Impact Nations Australia Limited Impact Nations Australia Limited ●○○ Impact Nations Australia aims to provide long term sustainability for individuals and communities in developing nations. Impact Nations Australia exi…
Initiate Australia Limited Initiate Australia Limited WA ●○○ We funded three projects in Kenya in the areas of health, education and income generation. We operated a mentoring program for disadvantaged children…
St Alphonsa Syro-Malabar Cathedral Parish Melbourne North St Alphonsa Syro-Malabar Cathedral Parish Melbourne North VIC ●○○ The relief of poverty, sickness or the needs of the aged. Advancement of religion. Other purposes meeting medical expenses of poor, meeting unexpected…
Every Nation Canberra (EN Canberra) Every Nation Canberra (EN Canberra) ●○○ We continue to do regular online church services and meet regularly with the church community for encouragement and support.…
Books for Lesotho Incorporated Books for Lesotho Incorporated SA ●○○ assisting children in disadvantaged schools in the Kingdom of Lesotho and as a result alleviate poverty through enhanced educational outcomes. The or…
Forever Empowerment Ltd Forever Empowerment Ltd NSW ●○○ Our project with Global Development Group works closely with 125 families annually who are at risk of being unable to care for a child or children. Ov…
The Children of Maasai Educational Programme The Children of Maasai Educational Programme ●○○ We provide basic needs to Maasai children and families in Kenya to promote a fulfilling and prosperous childhood. See more at www.childrenofmaasai.org…
Cambodia Rural Students Foundation Limited Cambodia Rural Students Foundation Limited VIC ●○○ The purpose of Cambodia Rural Students Foundation Ltd ("CRSFL") charity is to provide funding to a Cambodian NGO 'Cambodia Rural Students Trust&#…
HOST International Ltd HOST International Ltd NSW ●●● Domestically *Directly supported asylum seekers unable to receive government assistance in Sydney and Adelaide with Material aide and employment ass…
Fairaction International Pty Ltd Fairaction International Pty Ltd NSW ●○○ We are helping communities achieve sustainable access to clean drinking water. Using our Target 6.1 Map, we monitor and maintain the functionality of …
The Smiles Foundation The Smiles Foundation QLD ●○○ The charity has provided support to religious organisations and those in need of relief through poverty, disability, sickness or distress throughout t…
Project Generosity Inc Project Generosity Inc NSW ●○○ We provide intervention to those at risk, or before they become at risk of mental and or physical disability. This includes their carers We continue…
Warakirri College Limited Warakirri College Limited NSW ●●● Through education and associated before and after-school services and support, we aim to relieve the disadvantage, poverty, sickness, suffering, distr…
World Hope International Ltd World Hope International Ltd QLD ●●○ Improved access to education for children: o Building sanitation facility and installing water tanks at a school in PNG, providing clean wa…
Financial Counselling Australia Ltd Financial Counselling Australia Ltd VIC ●●● FCA is the national voice for the financial counselling profession in Australia. It is a not-for-profit organisation that: - Provides resources and s…
Axis Housing Limited Axis Housing Limited NSW ●○○ Relief of poverty due to social and affordable housing…
Emunah Australia Limited Emunah Australia Limited VIC ●○○ Activities included educational and social events, and establishing and maintaining relationships and collaborations to raise awareness of Emunah Aust…
One Family At A Time Limited One Family At A Time Limited VIC ●○○ One Family At A Time continued projects relating to our four priority areas: - Improving access to quality education Projects included providing appro…
Voice of Hope International Ministries Inc Voice of Hope International Ministries Inc WA ●○○ The charity's activities and outcomes: -The charity was able to establish accommodation facilities to shelter some of the street kids. -Provided …
PakT4Change Ltd PakT4Change Ltd QLD ●○○ We provided therapeutic music programs to children, young people and families who are experiencing or have experienced traumatic childhood experiences…
Shoebox Revolution Shoebox Revolution NSW ●○○ Shoebox Revolution provide care packages to people without homes, which contain non-perishable foods, warm clothing or sun protection and basic toilet…
World Of Hope School Incorporated World Of Hope School Incorporated SA ●○○ during the year we raised funds to support the school, the teachers and local families…
Aberdeen Hall Limited Aberdeen Hall Limited ●○○ The Aberdeen Hall is dedicated to support people of Hong Kong descent in Australia required benevolent assistance as a result of poverty, sickness, su…
2 Pairs Each 2 Pairs Each VIC ●○○ 2 Pairs Each is established to be a charity whose purpose is to relieve poverty by providing socks, toiletries and items of warm clothing and bedding …
The Triumph Alliance Limited The Triumph Alliance Limited QLD ●○○ Our vision is to empower disadvantaged youths with skills, trades and tools for sustainable employment and economic independence. Triumph Alliance spo…