Charity knowledge centre

Get to know the great charity organisations we partner with and how you can get involved.

Why choose Koala Kids?

Children’s Ground works to create a new future for children that is filled with promise, hope and empowerment.

How does your donation make a difference?

You'll be helping support our children's future through providing essential items to assist with their learning as well as providing the much needed support for employment of early childhood educators in First Nations communities.

Why choose Koala Kids?

Pancare Foundation is one of Australia’s leading charities committed to inspiring hope, raising awareness and funding research for pancreatic and other upper gastrointestinal cancers. Collectively, these cancers represent some of Australia’s lowest survival cancers and are in dire need of greater awareness, funding and research. Pancare Foundation exist to provide support for people living with cancer and their families from the point of diagnosis, through to treatment and beyond. They also fund world-leading research to increase survival and improve treatment options.

How does your donation make a difference?

You’ll be helping fund vital cancer research and provide support for Australians newly diagnosed and going through treatment with these devastating cancers. Together, we can make a difference!

Why choose Koala Kids?

Good name, great reason. Pink Elephants is helping to draw attention to a cause close to many peoples’ hearts: miscarriage and early pregnancy loss. This digital-first platform gives easy access to resources, info and support, while it smashes stigmas and starts honest conversations.

How does your donation make a difference?

Whether you’re someone who’s directly experienced this, or you’re supporting someone who has, Pink Elephants has your back.

Why choose Koala Kids?

The Plum Project believe in an Australia where non-Indigenous Australians are more culturally aware of Indigenous foods and heritage, celebration and appreciation of our traditional people. Education creates appreciation, changes stigma, empowers celebration and builds diversity. We are on the same page and couldn't be happier partnering with them.

How does your donation make a difference?

You’ll be helping support Aboriginal communities in the development of bush food commercialisation through sustainable infrastructure and resources and harnessing cultural acceptance and heritage everyday among all Australians .

Why choose Koala Kids?

The Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC) was founded on the simple principle that all people seeking asylum in Australia should have their human rights upheld and the opportunity to be a part of the cultural fabric of our community.From the first day they opened their doors nearly 20 years ago; they believed that every person who sought safety deserves a place to call home and the chance to rebuild their life.

How does your donation make a difference?

Monies raised through Feel Good Ink will support where help is most urgently needed - this could be anything from foodbank, housing, casework, legal or health programs.

Why choose Koala Kids?

HRAFF celebrate, support and motivate social justice through creativity. Their mission is to use the momentum and universal language of art and film to compel reflection and action, creating an ecosystem of people and organisations that champion change. We want to help cultivate a vibrant human rights community and support HRAFF to do this.

How does your donation make a difference?

You’ll be helping support and fund artists and filmmakers across Australia and celebrate and encourage the human rights conversation in Australia.

Why choose Koala Kids?

Lighthouse Foundation believes everyone has a right to feel safe, loved and at home. We’re with them on that one. This life-changing organisation supports young people with long histories of neglect, abuse, trauma and homelessness. So far, Lighthouse Foundation has transformed over 1000 lives. Let’s keep going!

How does your donation make a difference?

You know all those simple things we take for granted? You’ll be helping those less fortunate access them, too.

Why choose Koala Kids?

We are proud to support IWDA, a non-profit organisation that has worked for more than 30 years to progress the rights of women and girls. They have a clear vision that one day we will achieve gender equality, for all.

How does your donation make a difference?

Your donation will help us keep women safe from violence, stand up for their rights and empower them to lead our community.

Why choose Koala Kids?

Just like the cuddly animals they’re named after, Koala Kids Foundation is putting a big smile on kids’ faces. This volunteer-led organisation gives a helping hand to children, young adults and their families living through cancer treatment. We’ve followed them for years, and can’t wait to help them spread even more joy!

How does your donation make a difference?

From birthday presents to super fun activities, even $1 can brighten the day of a child living with cancer.

Why choose Koala Kids?

Nobody is going hungry on OzHarvest’s watch! As Australia’s leading food rescue organisation, they collect *all* the perfectly good food we throw away, and deliver it to those in need. Nutritious food is so important, but not everyone has it within reach — lucky we have OzHarvest.

How does your donation make a difference?

A $1 donation can provide 2 meals to people in need. That’s a pretty good deal, if you ask us.

Why choose Koala Kids?

Good name, great reason. 1 Million Women has a simple goal with a big impact: get one million women to pledge to take small steps in their daily lives that save energy, reduce waste, cut pollution and lead change.

How does your donation make a difference?

Small or large, it helps 1 Million Women to continue their critical work building a lifestyle revolution to fight the climate crisis. It will help them with running campaigns, creating educational articles, videos and images, gather rich data and research into behaviour change and maintaining their climate action app.

Why choose Koala Kids?

We are proud to support One Girl, a non-profit organisation that harnesses the power of education to drive change for girls in Sierra Leone and Uganda. Because education is the key to eliminating gender inequality, to reducing poverty, and to creating a sustainable planet.

How does your donation make a difference?

Help girls get back to school and back on track. Give them the right to an education, no matter where she’s born, how much her parents earn, what her culture says, or what religion she adheres to. Every girl has the right to grow, learn, and be the best she can be. Together with One Girl, we’re changing the world, one girl at a time.

Why choose Koala Kids?

We now know the importance of mental health, but Mindfull Aus is teaching kids young. Through education, programs and workshops, they’re showing them how to express and cope with their feelings and emotions, encouraging happy, fulfilling lives. As parents ourselves, Feel Good Ink believes Mindfull Aus is worth their weight in gold!

How does your donation make a difference?

Got some spare change? That’s all it takes for Mindfull Aus to reach more families and more communities. The young are our future, we need to look after them so they can look after us.