“Understanding” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Stride Mental Health Limited Stride Mental Health Limited ●●● Everyone has a story when it comes to mental health. As a leading mental health charity, were here for every chapter helping anyone experiencing a me…
Australian Communication Exchange Limited Australian Communication Exchange Limited
Donvale Christian College Donvale Christian College ●●● We provide primary and secondary education for students.…
YellowBridge QLD Ltd YellowBridge QLD Ltd ●●● Throughout the 2019-2020 FY YellowBridge QLD Ltd continued to pursue its charitable purposes to deliver socially just services that alleviate disadvan…
Financial Literacy Australia Limited Financial Literacy Australia Limited
Batyr Australia Limited Batyr Australia Limited ●●● The principal activities of the company during the financial year were the organisation, design, planning and implementation of programs designed to c…
Australian Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Limited Australian Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Limited ●●● Mito Foundation supports people affected by mitochondrial disease (mito), funds essential research into the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cures…
Elderly Australian Chinese Homes NSW Co-Op Ltd Elderly Australian Chinese Homes NSW Co-Op Ltd ●●● Operating residential aged care, home care, day care and other aged care related activities…
Good Samaritan Education Good Samaritan Education ●●● During 2020 Good Samaritan Education provided support for education offered to students in Catholic Good Samaritan schools in Australia. This was done…
Western Australia's Individualised Services Inc. Western Australia's Individualised Services Inc. WA ●●● Facilitating a strong and supportive Community of Practice amongst members. Developing a shared understanding of the principles and practice of indivi…
Foundation for the Western Australian Museum Foundation for the Western Australian Museum
Big Hart Inc Big Hart Inc ●●● Big hART is a campaigning arts company, supporting communities to overcome disadvantage, and driving long term social change. We make art We produce…
Mcclelland Sculpture Ltd Mcclelland Sculpture Ltd VIC ●●● McClelland's purpose is to promote public understanding, education and the experience of modernist sculpture and contemporary artistic practice i…
The Trustee For Australian American Education Leadership Foundation The Trustee For Australian American Education Leadership Foundation ●●● All our events support the mission of the Leadership Dialogue, which is to broaden and deepen mutual understanding between Australian and American lea…
Rock Art Australia Rock Art Australia VIC ●●● We provided funds to scientific researchers at their tertiary institutions to undertake rock art research in partnership with Indigenous organisations…
The Nature School Incorporated The Nature School Incorporated ●●● We have continued to create a community in which children learn and shine through authentic experiences in nature to become engaged global citizens. I…
Ahisa Limited Ahisa Limited ●●● AHISA LTD is a professional member association for Principals of Independent schools. AHISA's primary object is to optimise the opportunities for…
Carlton Neighbourhood Learning Centre Inc. Carlton Neighbourhood Learning Centre Inc. ●●● CNLC is a community based, not-for-profit organisation that works with the diverse communities of Carlton and surrounding suburbs to connect people, c…
Cowra Japanese Garden And Cultural Centre Limited Cowra Japanese Garden And Cultural Centre Limited ●●● Education of school children and adults about Japanese design, Japanese crafts and Japanese cultural Heritage.…
Together For Humanity Foundation Limited Together For Humanity Foundation Limited ●●● ogether For Humanity is an inclusive educational organisation that works with school communities to foster intercultural understanding and help studen…
Jacka Foundation for Natural Therapies Ltd Jacka Foundation for Natural Therapies Ltd ●●● The Jacka Foundation of Natural Therapies aims to improve knowledge, understanding and use of natural therapies via funding of research and postgradua…
Just Us Theatre Ensemble Just Us Theatre Ensemble ●●● Development of the cultural life of regional Australia. Developing new Australian theatre that contributes the understanding of the human condition an…
The Institute For Family Advocacy & Leadership Development Assn Inc The Institute For Family Advocacy & Leadership Development Assn Inc ●●● Family Advocacy provides advocacy advice, leadership training and events, capacity building workshops and resources for families, who have a family me…
China Matters Ltd China Matters Ltd NSW ●●○ China Matters promotes a better understanding and more nuanced discussion of the Australia-China relationship, particularly among business, governmen…
Melbourne Jazz Limited Melbourne Jazz Limited ●●○ The Melbourne International Jazz Festival (MIJF) aims to advance the knowledge, appreciation and understanding of jazz by presenting a world-class int…
North & North West Community Legal Service Inc North & North West Community Legal Service Inc ●●○ We provided free legal advice and legal assistance to everyone living in the north and north west of NSW. We operated 19 Outreach clinics throughout …
Central Tablelands and Blue Mountains Community Legal Centre Inc Central Tablelands and Blue Mountains Community Legal Centre Inc NSW ●●○ We provided free legal assistance services to vulnerable people in the Blue Mountains and NSW Central Tablelands. Our aim is to increase our community…
Barengi Gadjin Land Council Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Barengi Gadjin Land Council Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC ●●○ Delivered cultural heritage management services to ensure preservation and protection of cultural heritageEstablished and maintained partnerships with…
ZERO2HERO INC ZERO2HERO INC WA ●●○ zero2hero exists to empower young people to positively manage their own mental health and wellbeing, and support others. We provide programs that edu…
Marrugeku Inc Marrugeku Inc WA ●●○ Our activities have been concerned with issues such as loss of language, loss of tradition, youth suicide and climate change and how an understanding …
Children and Young People with Disability Australia Children and Young People with Disability Australia ●●○ As the national representative organisation for children and young people aged 0-25 years with disability, Children and Young People with Disability A…
DBYD Certification Ltd DBYD Certification Ltd QLD ●●○ Instilling a national standard for the locating industry prevents serious injury or fatalities associated with excavation & costly damages to utilitie…
Xpand Foundation Xpand Foundation ●●○ As the first social enterprise taking action on climate change through community forestry in Timor Leste, xpand Foundation through its WithOneSeed com…
Trans Gender Victoria Incorporated Trans Gender Victoria Incorporated ●●○ Our main activity was understanding of trans and gender diverse (TGD) issues via achieving more equitable service provision which in turn led to impro…
Health In Kind Incorporated Health In Kind Incorporated NSW ●○○ Domestic Health In Kind provided free overall health and dental consulting, check-ups and treatment to disadvantaged communities in Australia. This in…
Prevention United Prevention United VIC ●●○ We raised public awareness about the importance and benefits of focusing on the prevention of mental health conditions through community presentations…
Huntington's NSW & ACT Incorporated Huntington's NSW & ACT Incorporated ●●○ Promoted care and facilities for people affected by Huntington's Disease, and provided assistance and advice to their families. Improved communit…
Australian Spinal Research Foundation Australian Spinal Research Foundation ●●○ Over the last 40 years the Foundation has approved funds to over 200 research projects and granted funds in excess of AUD$2million. These funds have r…
The Boite (Vic) Inc The Boite (Vic) Inc ●●○ We offered 5 live concerts, 54 online concerts, 72 workshops and 25 seminars, all of which presented high-quality music by artists from diverse cultur…
Clan Midland Inc Clan Midland Inc WA ●●○ CLAN Midland provided a range of parenting programs and workshops through the Ellenbrook, Altone, Midland and Bullsbrook areas. During the COVID-19 lo…
Kentish Regional Clinic Inc Kentish Regional Clinic Inc TAS ●●○ We deliver CORES Suicide Prevention training which stands for Community Response to Eliminating Suicide. The training is designed to provide individua…
Disability Resources Centre Inc Disability Resources Centre Inc ●●○ Provided Individual Advocacy for adults with disability in Metropolitan and Outer South East Melbourne. Conducted advocacy campaign for a more accessi…
Future Connect Incorporated Future Connect Incorporated ●●○ We provided many activities during the year, including the Brimbank Careers Fair, Structured Workplace Learning opportunities and Network facilitation…
Brain Injury Association Of Tasmania Inc Brain Injury Association Of Tasmania Inc TAS ●●○ In 2019-20 the Brain Injury Association of Tasmania (BIAT) assisted over 70 individuals/families to access disability and mainstream services through …
Photoaccess Incorporated Photoaccess Incorporated ●●○ PhotoAccess is the ACT and region's centre for contemporary photography, film and video and media arts. Through an on-going program of exhibition…
Peregian Beach Kindergarten & Pre-School Association Inc Peregian Beach Kindergarten & Pre-School Association Inc ●●○ Set in leafy one acre gardens, Peregian Beach Community Kindergarten is a community-based centre which offers a strong family atmosphere where childre…
Aboriginal Catholic Ministry Archdiocese of Sydney Aboriginal Catholic Ministry Archdiocese of Sydney ●●○ The Aboriginal Catholic Ministry "ACM" provides care & support and promotes reconciliation to work for mutual understanding between people. The ACM mi…
Tourette Syndrome Assn Of Australia Tourette Syndrome Assn Of Australia ●●○ -Through our National Awareness Week Campaign we educated the wider community to understand what Tourette Syndrome is, how it affects children and adu…
St Aidan's Presbyterian Church St Aidan's Presbyterian Church ●●○ Weekly provide church services, online and live, small group bible studies, outreach events, religious celebrations, local welfare assistance and supp…
Kilfinan Australia Ltd Kilfinan Australia Ltd VIC ●●○ Kilfinan Australia provides confidential, free, one-on-one mentoring to the CEOs of charities and not-for-profit organisations. The ultimate aims of K…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Darul Hikmah Australia Limited Darul Hikmah Australia Limited VIC ●○○ We provide an after-hours educational program for children to deepen their level of knowledge about the moral values and good character which are taug…
Code Read Dyslexia Network Australia Limited Code Read Dyslexia Network Australia Limited ●○○ Nationally we raised awareness and understanding of dyslexia through campaigns, media and events, including health impacts; We provide information t…
Hayden's Helping Hands Limited Hayden's Helping Hands Limited ●○○ Hayden's Helping Hands to provide for the relief and alleviation of poverty, distress, misfortune, and disadvantage suffered by people experienci…
Prevention United Prevention United VIC ●●○ We raised public awareness about the importance and benefits of focusing on the prevention of mental health conditions through community presentations…
DBYD Certification Ltd DBYD Certification Ltd QLD ●●○ Instilling a national standard for the locating industry prevents serious injury or fatalities associated with excavation & costly damages to utilitie…
Australian Association of Gerontology Research Trust Australian Association of Gerontology Research Trust ●○○ AAG Research Trust exists to stimulates research that improves the experience of ageing through innovation in policy and practice. AAG Research Tru…
Action for Happiness Australia Incorporated Action for Happiness Australia Incorporated ●○○ We increased awareness and understanding of evidence-based knowledge and actions to promote optimal mental health and well-being via running community…
Myeloproliferative Neoplasm (MPN) Australia Limited Myeloproliferative Neoplasm (MPN) Australia Limited ●○○ In 2019 the Ruby Red Foundation held community based events to raise awareness and increase understanding of Myeloproliferative blood cancers. We rais…
All Saints Scripture Fund All Saints Scripture Fund ●○○ We raised funds which were used solely for the purpose of funding employment of teachers of scripture in government schools, including provision of ma…
The General Sir Harry Chauvel Memorial Foundation Incorporated The General Sir Harry Chauvel Memorial Foundation Incorporated ●○○ One of the Foundations objectives is to protect the legacy of the Lighthorse that was created by Sir Harry Chauvel. One of these is to encourage membe…
CoderDojo NSW Incorporated CoderDojo NSW Incorporated ●○○ We are the New South Wales branch of the global CoderDojo movement. CoderDojo believes that an understanding of programming languages is increasingly…
Kilfinan Australia Ltd Kilfinan Australia Ltd VIC ●●○ Kilfinan Australia provides confidential, free, one-on-one mentoring to the CEOs of charities and not-for-profit organisations. The ultimate aims of K…
Burraga Foundation Ltd Burraga Foundation Ltd NSW ●○○ We provide access to a community lead online platforms that support student engagement and personalised learning. Our services support youth to improv…
Parents Who Have Been There Incorporated Parents Who Have Been There Incorporated SA ●○○ Supporting families of Neonatal babies born premature and or sick via various support initiatives within the hospitals of Adelaide and in the communit…
The Nature School Incorporated The Nature School Incorporated ●●● We have continued to create a community in which children learn and shine through authentic experiences in nature to become engaged global citizens. I…
Central Victorian Biolinks Alliance Inc. Central Victorian Biolinks Alliance Inc. ●●○ - We enabled community conservation groups, First Nations groups and landholders in Central Victoria to readily access and share up-to-date informatio…
Health In Kind Incorporated Health In Kind Incorporated NSW ●○○ Domestic Health In Kind provided free overall health and dental consulting, check-ups and treatment to disadvantaged communities in Australia. This in…
Fempower Workshops Inc Fempower Workshops Inc NSW ●○○ We provide workshops to high school students on gender, gendered violence, consent, healthy relationships and intersectional feminism. These workshops…
Australian Raptor Care and Conservation Incorporated Australian Raptor Care and Conservation Incorporated ●○○ We provided support to the raptor rehabilitation facility at Fitzroy Falls via a grant provided for such purposes to ARCC.…
The Redeemed Christian Church of God (New Covenant Parish) Inc The Redeemed Christian Church of God (New Covenant Parish) Inc SA ●○○ We supported several students who lost their means of income or had reduced income from their part time work or home country due to the pandemic.…
BENTECH ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGIES INC BENTECH ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGIES INC WA ●○○ Developed and provided assistive technology to people with a disability.…
Harmony Reins Animal Haven Inc. Harmony Reins Animal Haven Inc. ●○○ Our main goal is to help as many animals as possible. Through our dedicated volunteers we have helped many abandoned, neglected and abused animals by …
China Matters Ltd China Matters Ltd NSW ●●○ China Matters promotes a better understanding and more nuanced discussion of the Australia-China relationship, particularly among business, governmen…
Mettamorphosis Inc Mettamorphosis Inc ●○○ We undertake the following activities to raise funds and awareness: - fundraising activities to raise funds to support the Chin refugee community scho…
Samford Area Men's Shed Samford Area Men's Shed ●○○ In 2019, SAMS concentrated on a new 3 Bay extension to the original shed, plus a re-organised fitout with the help of an interest-free loan from Moret…
ZERO2HERO INC ZERO2HERO INC WA ●●○ zero2hero exists to empower young people to positively manage their own mental health and wellbeing, and support others. We provide programs that edu…
Sebastian Foundation Ltd Sebastian Foundation Ltd NSW ●●○ We renovated services that help support women and families leaving situations with violence in their homes. We supported mental health programs to hel…
Institute for Spiritual Awareness Inc. Institute for Spiritual Awareness Inc. NSW ●○○ It advanced religion through publications and public presentations. It conducted research in its areas of interest (as previously provided to the ACNC…
Another Step Closer incorporated Another Step Closer incorporated ●○○
Xpand Foundation Xpand Foundation ●●○ As the first social enterprise taking action on climate change through community forestry in Timor Leste, xpand Foundation through its WithOneSeed com…
Project Pax for Veterans of Western Australia Inc. Project Pax for Veterans of Western Australia Inc. WA ●○○ Due to Covid 19 this years functions were limited but not totally stopped. we were able to maintain our vessel and take a few people out on short cru…
Good Samaritan Education Good Samaritan Education ●●● During 2020 Good Samaritan Education provided support for education offered to students in Catholic Good Samaritan schools in Australia. This was done…
Cowra Japanese Garden And Cultural Centre Limited Cowra Japanese Garden And Cultural Centre Limited ●●● Education of school children and adults about Japanese design, Japanese crafts and Japanese cultural Heritage.…
Batyr Australia Limited Batyr Australia Limited ●●● The principal activities of the company during the financial year were the organisation, design, planning and implementation of programs designed to c…
Western Australia's Individualised Services Inc. Western Australia's Individualised Services Inc. WA ●●● Facilitating a strong and supportive Community of Practice amongst members. Developing a shared understanding of the principles and practice of indivi…
Newhope Baptist Church Newhope Baptist Church ●●○ - Provided religious services and programs for children, young adults and adults. - Provided pastoral care to members of the congregation. - Participa…
Jacka Foundation for Natural Therapies Ltd Jacka Foundation for Natural Therapies Ltd ●●● The Jacka Foundation of Natural Therapies aims to improve knowledge, understanding and use of natural therapies via funding of research and postgradua…
Children and Young People with Disability Australia Children and Young People with Disability Australia ●●○ As the national representative organisation for children and young people aged 0-25 years with disability, Children and Young People with Disability A…
Australian Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Limited Australian Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Limited ●●● Mito Foundation supports people affected by mitochondrial disease (mito), funds essential research into the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cures…
Marrugeku Inc Marrugeku Inc WA ●●○ Our activities have been concerned with issues such as loss of language, loss of tradition, youth suicide and climate change and how an understanding …
Compassion Vietnam Inc. Compassion Vietnam Inc. ●○○ Throughout 2020, CVI continued to operate a Learning Centre and school sponsorship program for disadvantaged youths. We worked with local business to…
Ahisa Limited Ahisa Limited ●●● AHISA LTD is a professional member association for Principals of Independent schools. AHISA's primary object is to optimise the opportunities for…
Geelong Sustainability Group Inc Geelong Sustainability Group Inc VIC ●●○ 2020 heralded the start of a crucial decade of climate action and Geelong Sustainability advocated for our region to seize the economic opportunities …
Kentish Regional Clinic Inc Kentish Regional Clinic Inc TAS ●●○ We deliver CORES Suicide Prevention training which stands for Community Response to Eliminating Suicide. The training is designed to provide individua…
Together For Humanity Foundation Limited Together For Humanity Foundation Limited ●●● ogether For Humanity is an inclusive educational organisation that works with school communities to foster intercultural understanding and help studen…
Its Time Foundation Limited Its Time Foundation Limited ●○○ Suppling solar power to remote Pacific Island schools and reduction of environmental plastics.…
Barengi Gadjin Land Council Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Barengi Gadjin Land Council Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC ●●○ Delivered cultural heritage management services to ensure preservation and protection of cultural heritageEstablished and maintained partnerships with…
Cultural Infusion Foundation Ltd Cultural Infusion Foundation Ltd ●●○ Cultural Infusion Foundation Ltd actively seeks to: promote shared cultural citizenship and intercultural understanding bridge the gap between peopl…
Australian Motor Neurone Disease Registry Incorporated Australian Motor Neurone Disease Registry Incorporated ACT ●○○ The Australian Motor Neurone Disease Registry is a de-identified disease based registry that facilitates the collection and storage of Motor Neurone D…
Aspergers Victoria Incorporated Aspergers Victoria Incorporated ●○○ AV is the key representative body of the Aspergers Community in Victoria. Our vision is to empower Aspergers to discover their inspiration. As part of…