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12th Annual GLAM It Up For Charity – Friday 26th October 2018

Photo credit: Katische Haberfield It is with a broken heart, I have decided to go ahead with my annual charity dinner, GLAM It Up For Charity this year. Working inside the not-for-profit sector, GLAM has been my way of giving … Continue reading

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show some heart for HeartKids

My friend has a dream that I would like to share with you. A dream that no child is born with an untreatable heart condition. In 2011 my friend’s nephew, Daniel, was born with a severe and complex heart condition that required multiple … Continue reading

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change the world for the better…

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” ~ Margaret Mead (1901 – 1978) This is easily one of my favourite quotes. I have seen … Continue reading

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Pay A Sack Forward

For most of 2013 Micheal Stafford, my new favourite superhero and brains behind BAM! Expresso has been busily making the world a better place, one expresso at a time.  Earlier this year, Michael opened a philanthro-cafe BAM! Expresso on Julia … Continue reading

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Friday 21 June – wear your pjs ALL DAY

Did you know that there are now close to 40 000 kids in foster care in Australia ? There is a strong link between low literacy levels and  homelessness, poverty and incarceration. Statistics show that children in care have significantly … Continue reading

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Eat Out to Help Out

I love the little things in life that you can do to help someone else that makes a big difference.  Like, eating a piece of cheesecake that helps a charity…did I get your attention, yes you read correctly, cheesecake = … Continue reading

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a call for help – 2013 #bne BBQ for homeless and others who need it

There is a Big Issue vendor in Brisbane known as “Grant the Polite Guy” and each year he organises a large scale and free BBQ for homeless people (and others who need it) in Musgrave Park in West End, Brisbane. With … Continue reading

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