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We were on Channel 7 News! Watch it here!

If you missed it, WATCH US (here) on CHANNEL 7 NEWS! The story features our m.a.d. kid ambassadors Maddy, 12, and Teegs, 10, as they showcase their amazing efforts to help 1000 Australian kids with our Pencil Case Project (and the Hair to Help Project which is helping...

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Meet our VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR for 2019!

We are so incredibly grateful to each and every person who has contributed to the m.a.d.woman Foundation this year. Glynis Smalley has made such an incredible contribution this year and we would love to recognise her amazing work. Throughout the year Glynis has sorted...

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This is what community is about.

Today as temperatures soared to 41 degrees in Melbourne, a house round the corner from our charity storage unit burned to the ground. Thanks to the ongoing generosity of our supporters, we had toiletries and gifts on hand to race around there immediately for the...

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Watch out for us on Channel 7 news!

It’s been a really exciting week – our m.a.d.woman Foundation m.a.d. kid ambassadors Maddy, 12, and Teegs, 10, filmed a story with Channel 7 News – and it’s hopefully running this weekend! For the second year in a row, the incredibly inspiring sisters are aiming to...

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We’re packed to the rafters!

FULL! Our charity storage is FULL! We’ve received a lot of donations recently and we have run out of room to house them. We have a lot of work to go here, so until further notice, we can’t accept any more donations of goods. Thanks so much for all that we have...

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m.a.d. kids get matching offer

AMAZING NEWS! The next $500 of donations for our wonderful m.a.d. kid ambassadors will be matched dollar for dollar by an incredibly kind anonymous donor!  That means every pencil case sponsored will effectively become two! Please help support Maddy (12) and Teegs...

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m.a.d. kids hit their first milestone

Thanks to some generous support, our m.a.d. kid ambassadors Maddy, 12, and Teegs, 10, hit their first target of $1500 today and received their bonus $500 from an extremely kind and generous anonymous donor. They need another $500 to hit their halfway mark. Please help...

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Sewing our bags is a hoot!

Such cuteness under the needle today! These cute owls will become a gorgeous little bag. Each week we sew through many, many metres of fabric to make our care packs and items inside for some of the thousands of people we help each year. 

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The Pencil Case Project is back!

WARNING: INSPIRATION, EXTREME KINDNESS AND CUTENESS CHARITY ALERT!! (Your help is needed please!)  We are again so, so proud of our m.a.d.woman Foundation m.a.d. kid ambassadors Maddy, 12, and Teegs, 10 (and a half!).  For the second year in a row, they are aiming to...

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Our help goes Bk 2 Basics

With Father’s Day coming up this weekend, we gave more than 140 care packs for men to our friends at BK 2 Basics Melbourne to give to some guys who could use a little support.  We added in a box of more than 150 warm beanies and scarves, a big box of gifts and some...

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