Charity Model

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Charity Model

As an important fixture in the local community the Avocare Community Connect Distribution Centre plays a pivotal role in disseminating food relief to organisations and charities who service local homeless and disenfranchised people.

The ACC Distribution Centre is founded on donations and are always appreciative of any goods and money donated that can enhance their services and help them provide even more food relief.

In partnership with Foodbank Victoria, Avocare Community Connect has been able to aid in giving much needed food relief to the local community through;

  • The servicing of 65 local agencies
  • Distribution of 421,000¹ kgs of food | with a conversion of that distribution total equating to 561,000² meals

Independently from direct donations and local food rescue Avocare has been able to make a difference through the additional;

  • Servicing of 25 local agencies
  • Distribution of 238,000¹ kgs of food | with a conversion of that distribution total equating to 317,000² meals
  • Distribution and direct servicing of 9240 hot homemade meals and 1398 rounds of sandwiches

¹Figures referenced are from July 1st 2011 to 30th June 2012
²Foodbank Victoria uses the conversion factor 750g = 1 Meal

As a Deductable Gift Recipient (DGR): Charity Avocare is able to receive gifts of;

  • Money
  • Goods
  • Services
  • Property
  • Shares
  • Trading Stock

For which we can issue a tax receipt. All donations of over $2.00 are tax deductible.

For further information regarding Tax Deductible Gifts click on the link below

Tax deductible gifts – Fundraising

If you are

A business wanting to support Avocare Community Connect and your local community and would like to donate new goods or foodstuff items please contact our Distribution and Donations Manager via email at to discuss donation options.

If you would like to make a monetary donation

All monetary donations can be made by using the PayPal application below or alternatively you can forward a cheque to;

Avocare, 63 Robinson Street, Dandenong 3175 with your details.