Who we are

Ardoch is a children’s education charity focused on improving educational outcomes for children and young people in communities facing disadvantage.

Our purpose

To support children and young people from disadvantaged communities to engage in learning and believe in a future of possibilities.

Our vision

Every child’s potential is realised through full participation in education.

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Latest news

  • National Student Volunteer Week

    National Student Volunteer Week

    Every year in August, Ardoch celebrates National Student Volunteer Week. This is a week that recognises students who volunteer and the difference they make to society. Student volunteers are critical to helping Ardoch improve educational outcomes for children living in disadvantaged communities. Without their ongoing support, along with our other volunteers, Ardoch would not be……

  • Always reach for the stars

    Always reach for the stars

    Ardoch was very excited to be one of the listed charity partners for this year’s Run Melbourne on Sunday, 28 July. With more than 20,000 runners heading past some of Melbourne’s most famous landmarks, this wasn’t your average run. Run Melbourne helps support many wonderful charities and events such as this are always a great……

  • Double Impact Day Raises $112,065!!

    Double Impact Day Raises $112,065!!

    On 18 June, Ardoch ran our second Double Impact Day, where all donations were matched by our generous major supporters. This year we set a bold goal to try and raise $100,000. Thank you to the 234 generous donors who showed us they believe every child should have the opportunity to realise their potential through……