Kids Giving Back provides meaningful, hands on volunteering experiences for children and young people 6-18 years old and their families.

Supporting the work of charities whilst assisting children and young people acquire empathy, develop altruism and achieve a sense of belonging.

We forge real connections between kids and community

creating 'the next generation of generosity.'

Our programs create a ripple effect across the community

educating, influencing, and empowering children and families to make “giving back” a practice embedded into daily life.

Get Involved

Kids Giving Back is based in Sydney - currently offering volunteering across Greater Sydney. It's easy to get started - just look at the upcoming volunteer & school opportunities and the latest news below.


Not in Sydney? Check out our Nationwide links here.


Bookings NOW OPEN for our signature Family Cook4Good 2020 weekend programs.

Help us cook nutritious meals for people experiencing homelessness.

Message from Robyn (CEO)

Message from Robyn (CEO)


2019 was a BIG year for
Kids Giving Back,

  • we delivered 230 programs
  • worked with 7,748 volunteers
  • prepared 27,378 meals
  • welcomed 24 new schools
  • tripled our corporate volunteering

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Our Helping Hands for the Homeless program made a big difference these School Holidays!

Our Helping Hands for the Homeless program made a big difference these School Holidays!

Wow! Our Kids Giving Back team crashed all our records in our Helping Hands for the Homeless – School Holiday program on 14th January 2020! A total of 308 items prepared – 258 nutritious meals and 50 care packs for people living rough on the street. Will2live came and collected all and distributed to some very grateful people. Thank you to all our wonderful young people who worked so hard!

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School Holiday Volunteering for Teens 15+ @Foodbank

School Holiday Volunteering for Teens 15+ @Foodbank

20 TEENS needed to help feed hungry families and volunteer at Foodbank NSW & ACT (in NSW) for Youth Volunteer Day.
WHEN: 23rd January 2020
TIME: 8am – 2pm
WHERE: Foodbank NSW & ACT Distribution Centre, 50 Owen St, Glendenning, NSW (Blacktown area)
YOUR TASKS include:
– Sorting of mixed food, grocery items and fresh produce
– Packing of Emergency Packs
– Packing of Charity Food Orders
– Assist in stocking shelves

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Thanks Barker College!

Thanks Barker College!

Did you know your brain releases “feel good” chemicals when you help others? 

… our team from Barker College yesterday produced 174 meals, lots of cookies and lots of laughter with smiles from everyone. 
Oxytocin overload! Just the way we like it!!

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Donate the smart way –  through work!

Please consider making Kids Giving Back your company’s  Workplace Giving Partner

This is the easiest way to make a difference, with every dollar donated helping us to create the Next Generation of Generosity. For assistance establishing your workplace giving with your employer, contact the Australian Charities Fund