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Samantha Jade Christmas Appeal Ambassador

We are thrilled to announce ARIA Award-winner, Samantha Jade, as our ambassador for this years Christmas Appeal.

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12 days, 12 ways to give hope

Our desire this Christmas is to give hope to those that are doing it tough and to bring some Christmas cheer to the people around us while i...

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The Christmas Story

Christmas can be a time of joy, a time to celebrate love for one another, and a time of sharing gifts. However, for some, it can be a time o...

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Bringing Christmas sparkle to regional communities

We’re partnering with Coca-Cola’s famous Christmas Truck Tour to bring a bit of Christmas cheer and sparkle to regional commun...

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Countdown to Christmas blessings

“The most meaningful thing we can give in our lives is love and the wonderful thing is you give it with no expectation of a return, b...

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The gift of hope

Jon* and his wife Beth* shed tears of joy as they drove away from the SalvosConnect centre in Mackay at Christmas last year. The g...

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Roylene's 'ugly' black bag of hope

Roylene Conway, who leads the Barraba Salvation Army church in northern NSW, loves her community deeply. At the age of 77, most of her peers...

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Experiencing the greatest gift of all

For children in many countries around the world, Christmas is a time of great anticipation and excitement.

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Hope stories

We can all give hope where it's needed most.

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