NSW FIRES

Hi all! The print giveaway to raise money for the NSW fires was drawn on the 16.1.2020 and the winners are announced below.

You guys donated a total of $1,795 which was awesome!! ❤ So Thank you!!

WINNER (30 Inch Canvas): Kenton and Hala Horsley
WINNER (40 Inch Canvas): Louise Clark
WINNER (42 Inch Framed Print): Roderick Haselden

JUST BECAUSE THE COMPETITION IS OVER THAT DOESN’T MEAN YOU CAN’T STILL DONATE TO THE CAUSES!

A List of some charities which could really use your help are given below.

➖WIRES South Coast (Batemans Bay, Ulladulla and Surrounds)
https://www.wires.org.au/branch/donate-midsouthcoast

➖WIRES Sapphire Coast (Narooma, Cobargo, Eden and Surrounds)
https://www.wires.org.au/branch/donate-farsoutheast

WIRES Wildlife Rescue is the largest wildlife rescue & rehabilitation charity in Australia. It is a non-profit organisation providing rescue and rehabilitation for all native Australian fauna. All animal rescuers and carers are volunteers.

➖Beyond Blue Bushfire Response
https://donation.beyondblue.org.au/donate

“Beyond Blue is an Australian independent non-profit organisation working to address issues associated with depression, suicide, anxiety disorders and other related mental disorders. The have recently launched a response program aimed at children, adolescents, parents, caregivers, teachers and health professionals affected by the bushfires.”

➖Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery.
https://www.redcross.org.au/campaigns/disaster-relief-and-recovery-donate

Since July 2019, Red Cross teams have responded to 30 emergencies (some of which have been going for up to 6 weeks) and supported over 18,600 people, through the efforts of more than 1,590 volunteers and staff. Right now they are supporting thousands of people in evacuation centres and recovery hubs across Australia. They also run the “Register.Find.Reunite” service, which reunifies people who have been separated in the bushfire emergency.

➖Bargo Dingo Sanctuary
https://dingosanctuarybargo.com.au/donation-type/donation/

The Bargo Dingo Sanctuary is a registered charity which maintains a colony of Dingoes for public education and Dingo conservation. They were absolutely devastated by the Green Wattle Creek fire and are looking to gather funds to help the dingoes with temporary shelter and accommodation as they rebuild.

➖Young Families of the 3 firefighters tragically killed in the NSW Bushfires https://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/news-and-media/general-news/featured/support-for-firefighter-families

➖Majors Creek Wombat Refuge
https://www.gofundme.com/f/majorscreekwombats

The Majors Creek Wombat Sanctuary do amazing work. They have been under threat for over 2 months by the fires in parks to the north, west and now east. ”

➖Rural Aid
https://www.ruralaid.org.au/donate/

“Rural Aid is one of Australia’s largest rural charities. The charity provides financial assistance, water and counselling to farmers in times of drought, flood or fire. Other initiatives support its vision that farming and rural communities are safeguarded to ensure their sustainability both during and after these natural disasters.”

➖Malua Bay Rural Fire Service
http://www.maluabay.rfsa.org.au/Donations.htm

“My local Rural Fire Service. Two of the members of the brigade lost homes and four lost cars on that fateful date of New Years Eve 2019. They were out defending the livelihood of their town and it’s citizens, including keeping thousands of people safe at the Surf Club / Beach.”

➖Cedars Creek Wombat Rescue
https://www.cedarcreekwombatrescue.com/donations/

“These guys have done some incredible work over the past few months. Not only do they care for and search for Wombats, they are out and about in the surrounding fire affected areas, dropping water for animals and searching for ALL injured wildlife.

Despite the compeition being over, anyone who donates I will send a free market print of your choice to you! Simply Email me (or message on Facebook or Instagram) proof of donation.

A screenshot of a submission is fine. Do not send tax receipts (unless redacted).

Much love! – David

DONATIONS (THANK YOU EVERYONE!!):
> Malua Bay RFS $100 – Exempt from Competition (Me)
> Wires Mid South Coast: $50 (J.A)
> The Trustee for the NSW Rural Fire Service: $50 (S.L)
> Wires Far South East: $50 (S.L)
> Wires Mid South Coast: $50 (J.B)
> Wires Mid South Coast: $50 (R.N)
> Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief: $100 (L.C)
> Wires and the Australian Red Cross: $100 (S.S)
> Bargo Dingo Sanctuary: $50 (S.G)
> Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief: $20 (F.McL)
> Bargo Dingo Sanctuary: $50 (S.G)
> Global Giving: $50 (I.B, To be Matched by Facebook)
> Wires Mid South Coast: $50 (R.R)
> Bargo Dingo Sanctuary: $50 (R.R)
> Wires Far South East: $5 (M.L)
> Australian Red Cross: $100 (JT)
> Bargo Dingo Sanctuary: $100 (K.H & H.S)
> Wildlife Victoria INC: $50 (R.B)
> WIRES NSW: $50 (R.B)
> Australian Red Cross: $50 (C.F)
> Wires Far South East: $50 (B.F)
> Wires Far South East: $20 (K.T)
> Red Cross Australia: $200 (R.J.H)
> NSW RFS: $100 (M.G)
> NSW Wires South Coast: $100 (M.G)
> Wires Mid South Coast: $50 (S.McC)