We operate solely on donations sought through fundraising, grants and sponsorship. Your donations go to purchasing necessary backpack items and shipping them to agencies.
Backpacks 4 VIC Kids is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient. Gifts over $2 to Backpacks 4 VIC Kids are tax deductible.
The estimated cost of a pack is $50 (but saves an agency or carer approximately $300). Every dollar donated is stretched to its full potential by volunteers who source quality items for the lowest prices. With your help we can make a difference to a child in need, please consider making a donation today or signing up to our monthly giving program using the buttons below.
Corporate donations are most welcome, with appropriate acknowledgment being always given. We would love to chat with you about a Backpacks drive at your workplace. If you have any questions, please contact us on 0412 205 943 or via email.
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Account name: Backpacks 4 VIC Kids
BSB: 633 000
Account number: 153 473 897
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will provide a child in need with a complete backpack containing everything needed to help them settle in at the start of placement.
will provide a child in need with toiletries.
will provide a child in need with stationery pack containing pencil case, crayons or pencils, exercise book, ruler etc..
will give a child in need a blanket, toy or book. A small thing to provide some comfort as they fall asleep in a new home.
make a difference by donating each month
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