homeless2In Australia alone there are more than 105,000 people sleeping rough – about 35,000 are children and youth. We work very hard to make a difference to thousands of these vulnerable people each year. Here’s just a few of the ways we’ve made a difference in Australia and New Zealand.

 

Beanies for homeless

We took to the streets to hand out a little warmth in the form of more than 120 handmade beanies to homeless people freezing on our streets tonight. Read more…

 

 A special Christmas Mission

We touched around 500 lives at the Prahran and Sacred Heart Missions with some special Christmas deliveries. Read more…

 

Hamper help

A team from Flight Centre joined us to support our friends at FoodBank. More than 1000 lives were touched as a result. Read more…

 

Sleep-out number seven

It’s sleep-out number seven for our CEO. She’s hitting the streets to raise money for people sleeping rough. Read more…  

 

We’ve raised more than $20,000 for homeless by sleeping out

Sleeping on the streets six times in three cities in two countries has seen our CEO raise more than $20,000 for homeless causes. Read more…

 

Sleeping on the streets twice in a week

Our CEO has slept on the streets in two countries this week – all in the name of supporting vulnerable homeless kids and adults. Read more… 

 

Sleeping out again

Melina Schamroth, our CEO is spending another night on the streets to raise money to support homeless people. Read more… 

 

Men making a difference

A great bunch of guys chopped and chatted as they cooked meals for homeless. Read more…

 

Sleeping on the streets – second time in a month

Our CEO Melina Schamroth headed across the ditch to sleep on the streets to support homeless – her second time in a month. Read more…

 

Sleeping out in Sydney

Our CEO spent a night on the streets in Sydney to raise funds for homeless kids and adults. Read more… 

 

Mingling while making meals

Around 1500 meals were made by a bunch of singles at one of our events cooking for homeless. Read more…

 

Kiwis connecting

Lots of good came from our first New Zealand event. Read more…

 

We fed Sydney and Melbourne!

Love was in the air as 250 singles from Melbourne and 150 from Sydney cooked 13,900 meals for hungry and homeless people to help Feed Melbourne and Feed Sydney. Read more…

 

The Big Sleepout in NZ

Our CEO Melina Schamroth was the only Australian-based business person to fly across the ditch to help support homeless. Read more…

 

Special night a recipe for success

Take 200 singles, tonnes of rescued food and you have the recipe to make more than 7000 meals for homeless and hungry Melbourne residents. Read more…

 

When Max Walker stopped by

Australian Cricketing legend Max Walker stopped into the soup kitchen with a film crew during one of our Single Volunteer events. See what happened…  

 

A night on the streets to support homeless

m.a.d.woman CEO and Founder Melina Schamroth slept outside this month to raise more than $13,000 to break the cycle of homelessness. Read more…