“Poverty” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
University Of Southern Queensland University Of Southern Queensland QLD ●●● Provision of Higher Education to develop capacity of students to further themselves, career and community. Undertake research to develop better ways o…
Anglicare SA Ltd. Anglicare SA Ltd. SA ●●● The Company is a Christian organisation which seeks to express God's love and care for the needs of individuals, families and communities by: (a)…
Brotherhood Of St Laurence Brotherhood Of St Laurence VIC ●●● The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) is a social justice organisation that serves people facing, or is at risk of, disadvantage and poverty in Austral…
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 GDRs to aid in the relief of poverty and hunger, elimination of disease, alleviation of emergency and calamity situati…
Compassion Australia Compassion Australia NSW ●●● 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 NSW ●●● ChildFund Australia undertakes program work in the five key sectors outlined below, in which it has developed its technical expertise and is investing…
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…
Joblink Plus Limited Joblink Plus Limited NSW ●●● The Companys object is to pursue the following charitable purpose(s): To use its resources predominantly for the purpose of relieving poverty in Austr…
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…
Caritas Australia Caritas Australia NSW ●●● We are an international aid and development organisation of the Catholic Church in Australia. We:1. Deliver long-term development programs 2. Help peo…
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…
Australian Committee For UNICEF Limited Australian Committee For UNICEF Limited NSW ●●● UNICEF Australia's contribution to children increased to $18.9 million (2017: $17.3 million) with a greater proportion of funds being directed to…
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.…
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…
Cbm Australia Cbm Australia VIC ●●● *Our disability inclusive development program changes the lives of people with disability, their families, communities, organisations and governments;…
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 QLD ●●● The Organisation's purpose is to provide direct relief for those people experiencing poverty, sickness (including mental illness), suffering, dis…
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…
Enterprise & Training Company Limited Enterprise & Training Company Limited NSW ●●● ETC helps people in many different situations to overcome their personal challenges and to learn the skills they need to find sustainable employment. …
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…
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…
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 …
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…
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 …
Access Community Services Limited Access Community Services Limited ●●● Through employment and training, job placements, providing social services, fostering community development and engagement, assisting with individual …
The Junction Works Limited The Junction Works Limited NSW ●●● Provide care to people with disability, their families and relief of poverty to the disadvantaged communities and youth.…
Mayflower Brighton Mayflower Brighton VIC ●●● Mayflower provided residential care, home care, respite services, and retirement living to the aged.…
Banjima Charitable Trust Banjima Charitable Trust WA ●●● The Trust is a Native Title Trust that operates via a trust deed with specific charitable objects. The advisory Trustees provide recommendations to th…
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…
HOST International Ltd HOST International Ltd NSW ●●● Host International Ltd has, as its dominant purpose(s), the following objectives: (a) the relief of poverty, distress, suffering or helplessness; (b) …
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, …
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…
Partners For Equity Limited Partners For Equity Limited VIC ●●● PFE partnered with non-government, community based, local organisations in developing countries to provide aid to communities that are disadvantaged o…
HousingFirst Ltd HousingFirst Ltd VIC ●●● HousingFirst's charitable purpose is to promote the relief of poverty, sickness or the needs of the aged by providing affordable rental housing t…
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…
Horizon Housing Company Ltd Horizon Housing Company Ltd QLD ●●● Horizon Housing Company Ltd delivers social housing and other 'income based' housing options directly relieving the effects of poverty.…
TEAR Australia TEAR Australia VIC ●●● Through the work of local partners, TEAR Australia is able to provide long-term sustainable development in poor communities around the world. Often th…
Junction Support Services Inc Junction Support Services Inc VIC ●●● Established in 1989, were a not-for-profit organisation in north-east Victoria that supports people who are disadvantaged through poverty, homelessnes…
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…
Oxfam Australia Trading Pty Ltd Oxfam Australia Trading Pty Ltd SA ●●● Please refer here https://shop.oxfam.org.au/our-story…
Act for Peace Ltd Act for Peace Ltd NSW ●●● Act for Peace envisages a peaceful world where all people share a safe, just and dignified life. Founded on a tradition of solidarity and service, we …
Jawoyn Aboriginal Charitable Trust No. 1 Jawoyn Aboriginal Charitable Trust No. 1 NT ●●● Financial support provided to Jawoyn Association Aboriginal Corporation to help alleviate poverty and associated financial stresses to the Jawoyn peop…
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…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Miriam Rose Foundation Incorporated Miriam Rose Foundation Incorporated NSW ●○○ 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 provided free english education to children who have zero access to education within their third world country -We operated a child sponsorship pr…
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…
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 NSW ●●● Act for Peace envisages a peaceful world where all people share a safe, just and dignified life. Founded on a tradition of solidarity and service, we …
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…
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…
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…
Born to Belong Foundation Limited Born to Belong Foundation Limited QLD ●○○
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…
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…
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…
Colel Chabad Australia Ltd. Colel Chabad Australia Ltd. VIC ●○○ The company provided funds solely for relief of poverty, sickness, suffering, distress, misfortune, disability, destitution or helplessness in Austral…
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 …
A Brave Life Limited A Brave Life Limited ●○○ The main purpose of of A Brave Life is to alleviate the risks of ongoing poverty, misfortune and helplessness experienced by many young and teenage mo…
Solarbuddy.org Ltd Solarbuddy.org Ltd QLD ●●● - SolarBuddy runs educational programs and events where corporates and schools are able to learn about our organisation and the issue of energy povert…
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 NSW ●○○ Impact Nations Australia aims to provide long term sustainability for individuals and communities in developing nations. Impact Nations Australia exis…
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…
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…
Every Nation Canberra (EN Canberra) Every Nation Canberra (EN Canberra) ACT ●○○ - supports a member of a religious group sent into an area to do ministries of service such aseducation, literacy, social justice, health care and eco…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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&#…
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 …
HOST International Ltd HOST International Ltd NSW ●●● Host International Ltd has, as its dominant purpose(s), the following objectives: (a) the relief of poverty, distress, suffering or helplessness; (b) …
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…
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…
Community Generation Limited Community Generation Limited ●○○ OUR CLEAN WATER + SANITATION BUILDS + PROJECTS IN VULNERABLE, RURAL CAMBODIAN SCHOOLS + VILLAGES PROVIDE ACCESS TO CLEAN + SAFE WATER + SANITATION FOR…
Educating The Future Educating The Future NSW ●○○ - Educating The Future provides relief from poverty and generational disadvantage by providing access to preschool education. This is enabled by the c…
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…
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…
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…
Penny Appeal Australia Ltd Penny Appeal Australia Ltd NSW ●●● We have been able to transform lives and empowered communities around the world, helping to break the poverty cycle and build brighter futures. Our wo…
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…
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…
Australian Social Investment Trust Australian Social Investment Trust ●○○ - Acting as a host collaborator, neutral facilitator and liaison with government & non-government entities and the private sector for the provision of…
Healthabitat Ltd Healthabitat Ltd NSW ●○○ We work with local communities to improve their housing for better health. Our data and knowledge show that small repairs and improvements to the mech…
Mustard Seed Institute Limited Mustard Seed Institute Limited ●○○ we provided facilities for local Rwandan people to learn new skills, and train others to learn farming skills to make them self-sufficient in their lo…
Tabitha Australia Ltd Tabitha Australia Ltd WA ●○○ promoted volunteerism in cambodia…
Tanzanian Empowerment through Education TANZEED Tanzanian Empowerment through Education TANZEED SA
Harding Miller Education Foundation Ltd Harding Miller Education Foundation Ltd NSW ●●○ The Harding Miller Education Foundation is a unique Australian focused on addressing the imbalance in gender equity by providing scholarships to high …
Partners For Equity Limited Partners For Equity Limited VIC ●●● PFE partnered with non-government, community based, local organisations in developing countries to provide aid to communities that are disadvantaged o…