we raised $75, 126 in 24 hours!

Our inaugural Double Impact Day raised $75,126 in 24 hours, exceeding our wildest expectations and initial target of $50,000. Thanks to generous donations made by supporters across Australia, the funds raised will go towards the Education Volunteers Program, enabling Ardoch to continue improving the educational outcomes of children and young people in...

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volunteer impact research & event recognition 

 Last month, we were delighted to host our Volunteer Impact Research and Recognition Event where we proudly recognised the achievements and contributions of our volunteers.

Hosted by NAB, our long term partner and funder of the research, the event also served as the launch of our much-anticipated research report ‘Classroom Volunteers –...

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kathy hilton announced as baton bearer

Kathy Hilton OAM, founder of Ardoch has been named as a batonbearer at the Queen’s Baton Relay for the upcoming Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018.

The Queen’s Baton Relay is a Games tradition that celebrates the Commonwealth’s diversity, inspires community pride and excites people about the world-class festival of sports and culture to come....

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nothern trust numeracy buddies visit 

Recently, an excited group of children from Mother of God Primary School in Ardeer hopped onto a V/Line train and made their way to financial services company Northern Trust’s CBD office. Cramming into an elevator, the children squealed when their ears popped as the elevator whizzed up to Level 47 of the landmark Nauru House building.

“Having...

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dandenong south visits cummins 

Students from Dandenong South Primary School were thrilled to be able to visit Cummins at their Scoresby office. This get-together is a vital part of our Numeracy Buddies program in which workplace volunteers help Little Buddies solve math problems.

This is Cummins’ first time participating in our Numeracy Buddies program and the feedback has been...

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