Congratulations to our GROW students!

Congratulations to our GROW students!

A very special day celebrating 20 young people from Youth Off The Streets as they graduated from our GROW program with a special luncheon. They have completed an 8 week program with Kids Giving Back that provided food to over 800 people sleeping rough on the streets...

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Congrats to Yarrie Bangura!

Congrats to Yarrie Bangura!

So proud of Yarrie Bangura. Yarrie has been a long time friend and supporter of Kids Giving Back and presents at some of our programs. Read more about her achievements here https://www.unrefugees.org.au/our-stories/how-it-feels-to-meet-your-hero/

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The Ripple Effect

The Ripple Effect

And that my friends is the ripple effect... We will love sharing this with our kids from Youth Off The Streets who made the meal through our Grow program! Inspiring them to see the positive difference they can make in the lives of others. This program is funded...

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Thanks Harris Farm!

Thanks Harris Farm!

If you keep seeing the photos of the fruit and veggies we are using in programs we are purchasing them from Harris Farm Markets! The team there have been amazing with easy online ordering and home delivery ( with super easy tracking and great insulated bags!!) AND...

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Dave Sharma MP – talks about Kids Giving Back

Dave Sharma MP – talks about Kids Giving Back

Kids Giving Back is loving the opportunity to share our mission!Bill Crews chatted to our CEO Robyn Monro Miller last night on 2GB 873 - Sydney Talk Radio and on Friday Dave Sharma MP spoke about the success of our work during COVID-19 in Parliament with our new...

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Care2Share – Penpal Program – start whenever suits!

Care2Share – Penpal Program – start whenever suits!

Help relieve social isolation for the elderly and bring happiness to their day by registering to become a PENPAL!

If you like writing letters or messages, making cards and drawings this is a great activity for you.

We will assign an elderly person to you who is currently living in residential care or living on their own to become their penpal.
Each week over the next 3 months, you will send cards, drawings or letters which will be received by that person.

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Care2Give – 2020

Care2Give – 2020

Care2Give is a new opportunity for families and children to “give back” during this time of crisis in the community for the METRO – SYDNEY area.
Kids Giving Back is working with charities to identify needs of organisations and individuals. We have a range of groups with specific requirements. The opportunity exists for volunteers to collect from their pantries or purchase required items and assemble a care pack. Volunteers can then drop to the nominated vulnerable person or organisation in need.

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Message from Robyn (CEO)

Message from Robyn (CEO)

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

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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Climate Change is inspiring young people to take action

and last week's Climate Change Student Action Day is just one example of this. We support young people in a range of ways to make them feel empowered and give them a voice! In having supportive conversations with young people why not look together at the UN...

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The 7NEWS Young Achiever Awards NSW & ACT are now open

Do you have someone to nominate? The awards acknowledge, encourage and promote the positive achievements of all young people in NSW & the ACT up to and including 29 years of age. No achievement is too small (or big!) and ALL young people should be applauded for...

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It was “lights, camera, action”

It was “lights, camera, action”

on Saturday as we filmed a segment for Channel 7’s Sydney Weekender program. Due to hit the airwaves in early 2020 we are looking forward to spreading the word about our mission to create the next Generation of Generosity!

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Happy Indigenous Literacy Day!

Happy Indigenous Literacy Day!

The Indigenous Literacy Foundation is empowering children to tell their own stories..... in their own languages. The ILF has been able to give out books to 280 remote communities nationally, cultivating a love of reading and celebrating the joy, excitement and power...

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It’s team Kids Giving Back’s turn..

It’s team Kids Giving Back’s turn..

doing something we enable families to do each holidays - make and serve lunches for clients at the Asylum Seekers Centre! And we're all glowing after our truly rewarding day 🌞🌻 Turning back the clock… when we started Kids Giving Back 7 years ago one of our very first...

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URGENT  DONATIONS NEEDED!

URGENT DONATIONS NEEDED!

The Exodus Foundation needs your help for donations of canned meat, instant noodle cups, canned soup, and canned spaghetti. Please help by bringing these items to the Exodus Foundation at Ashfield. Every little bit helps 🙏 Drop off point: 63 Norton St, Ashfield *Any...

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Can you guess our secret ingredient?

Can you guess our secret ingredient?

Healthy, nutritious veggies have arrived ready to be turned into delicious meals for our friends from Dignity.

Our July Cook4Dignity event will turn these products into an Italian meat and pearl barley couscous full of beautiful flavours and a secret ingredient. Do you know what that secret Kids Giving Back ingredient is that will make these meals so special? 😀

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Never forget the lasting power of a thank you note

Never forget the lasting power of a thank you note

Gratitude is powerful. Research indicates that people who practise expressing gratitude regularly are happier and healthier! At Kids Giving Back we are not only empowering children to help others, we are now consciously incorporating into our programs expressions of...

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Remember “Be Kind, it’s Gangster”!  🙌🙌

Remember “Be Kind, it’s Gangster”! 🙌🙌

Yet another amazing Kids Giving Back holiday program, this time in collaboration with our charity partner Thread Together. Untangling jewelry, sorting hangers into types and sizes, folding pants, hanging dresses and so much more. This group of energetic, generous kids...

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Your stories matter to us and inspire us to do better!

Kids Giving Back is committed to supporting the Next Generation of Generosity. We would love to hear your children’s feedback and stories of your own experiences with our programs. • How have they impacted on your children and family? • Have they inspired you to go on...

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Generosity has no  geographical borders!

Generosity has no geographical borders!

Great to have Rustic Pathways teens with us visiting from the US, cooking and delivering 73 portions of delicious veggie fried rice for clients living at Jewish House. The cookies you made are sure to bring a smile to kids at Sydney Children's Hospital. Thanks for...

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Thank you to our community partner Gaslight Pharmacy

Thank you to our community partner Gaslight Pharmacy

We’re so grateful to Gaslight Pharmacy Rose Bay for choosing us as their community partner and encouraging donations to Kids Giving Back. Their response to our gratitude reflects the full circle of generosity, from one generation to the next:
‘Dear Ruth, Carole & Super Team!

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Teen volunteers for Mid Winter Ball

Teen volunteers for Mid Winter Ball

10 x teen volunteers 16+ to assist with the Mid Winter Ball – a social event for Seniors
WHEN: Sunday, July 7, 2019 (first weekend of school holidays)
TIME: 12.30pm – 5pm
WHERE: Bondi Junction
YOUR TASKS: Helping decorate the hall, serving tea and coffee, and dancing with the seniors!
TO APPLY contact

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