Community working together to support vulnerable children

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Donate new or pre-loved items (for newborn to young-teenager (size 14)) or make a financial contribution to support our work.


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Do you have a request for goods? We work with Maternal and Child Health Workers and other community welfare agencies.

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Do you want to volunteer your time or skills to Big Group Hug? Get involved and become part of our amazing and talented team.

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7 minutes ago

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Ever wanted to volunteer with us, but you can't make our day sessions? Big Group Hug after hours is for you! 🎉We're open to volunteers at our Bundoora warehouse every Tuesday between 7-9 pm. Those times still don't work? Both our locations are open to volunteers on the first Saturday of the month 10-12 am.Ready to join? Register now: ... See MoreSee Less
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1 day ago

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Some of the best memories growing up are discovering your inner artist or mad scientist through arts and crafts and science activities. Be the reason a child makes these memories today by donating arts and crafts activities and STEM-style activity packs to help us create some exciting toy packs~ ... See MoreSee Less
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4 days ago

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We couldn’t do it without organisations like DIVRS! The amazing work they do ensures once donations are cleaned, sorted and packed on our end, it ends up in the hands of children and families in need. Thank you DIVRS for the phenomenal work you do and your support ❤️One of the things we love to do is let families we work with experiencing financial stress know that their Big Group Hug items are ready. We pick these up from Big Group Hug and deliver them to people.What is Big Group Hug? People donate new or pre-loved items for newborns through to a young teenager. This can include nappies, clothing, blankets, prams, cots and more! People place an order and a local partner organisation like DIVRS picks up and delivers.Recently, we helped a family of five including one year old twins and their older sibling (3). There were toys, clothes, blankets, toiletries and more.Thank you Big Group Hug, to all who donate goods to them and our volunteers for getting them to people who need them. ... See MoreSee Less
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