Did you catch the story about about our awesome trivia night in the local wagga paper ?? NO ?? well aren't you lucky we have the link for you , just click it below and have a read. a huge thank you to all our guests on the night for bringing in a mountain of donations and placing them under the tree, we received lots of things from our items needed list including food, socks, underwear, toiletry's, new toys, baby items, jumpers, beanies, scarves, and much more.
thank you so much this will help many needy people in our community.
Its just far too cold and the referrals just wont stop ! sadly the need is so high this winter and the donations received are lower than previous years and we have run out of Warm socks and scarves and beanies for teens and adults and need them desperately !
the winter weather is bitterly cold so we cant just leave these items out of the care packs , they are essential to help keep the individuals warm.
warm beanies , scarves and thick socks for both males and females are needed if you can donate we are happy to purchase in bulk but need funds to do so , or if you can donate items to either the Wagga or Albury branch's location details can be found here or if you can donate Polar fleece fabric we have some lovely crafty ladys who are happy to whip up some scarves for us free of charge. if you can help in any way and would like to chat to the team feel free to call us on 0403355075
Bookings for our Christmas in July trivia night are now open ! its going to be an amazing night full of fun and games ! with loads of prizes , the event will be held on friday the 25th July at the wagga RSL club from 7pm tables of ten are $100 to book simply follow this link http://www.angelsfortheforgotten.org/trivia-night.html or call 0403355075
A huge thank you to everyone who came along and supported our market today ! it was a fantastic day we grooved along to the fantastic music of the Take 4 band, stayed warm with the super yummy hot soup thanks to the CWA Oura lady's and enjoyed checking out over 70 amazing stalls ! we hope you all join us again in November for our Christmas market which will be even bigger and better.
Good morning !
our #taxtimeappeal did not increase at all yesterday we are still sitting on a total of $1205 with just 4 days left before the end till the end of the financial year to reach our goal of $2500, can you help ??
donations of $2 or more are tax deductible here is a list of some of the things that we use your wonderful donations for :
~ providing essential items for children entering foster care or fleeing violence
~ providing essential items for women / parents fleeing domestic violence
~ providing emergency food to homeless family's or family's affected by disaster or who have fled domestic violence
~ providing emergency accommodation
~ assistance paying for counseling , specialist services or schooling
for children or clients who are isolated or disconnected from the community and require support and would not receive the support from another service.
Plus much more , your help can make a big difference in the lives of our community most vulnerable , please give generously.
to donate simply click here.
We at angels are so grateful for the ongoing support of Knights Meats & Deli in wagga through there meat packs program.
for every specially marked kids chicken pack sold they donate 50c to Angels for the forgotten.
the pack is great value at just $20 and is perfect for the kids or chicken lovers, so next time you need some meat why not head to knights meats wagga and pick up one of there specially marked meat packs
It so great to see the special people who do whatever they can to support our work ! a big thank you to a special young lad Bryce at Country High Tea House who has been making loom bands and selling them in his family's shop to raise funds for us here at Angels for the forgotten
THANKS BRYCE!!! and thank you to everyone who purchases Bryce's loom bands
Angels would like to say a massive thank you to the wonderful members of RAAF wagga in-particular the sergeants mess and Warrant Officer Wutzke, recently they held a a dinning in night and raised $565 which was today donate to angels for the forgotten for our work with homeless family's and youth. the angels team is extremely appreciative of the wonderful and generous support shown to us from RAAF wagga and we look forward to working together in the future.
We would like to say a massive thank you to the management, staff and members of Anytime Fitness Wagga, Albury and Shepparton for this amazing haul of Easter eggs ! These have all been distributed this afternoon and will bring much joy to many youth , children and family's this weekend
Also a big thank you to our lovely new volunteers Elsie and Marcia for helping me today with the collecting, sorting, packing and delivery of all the Easter goodies.
A big thank you to amanda and danille for helping me create these wonderful pamper packs which are going to 25 disadvantaged girls who are going on a special camp to learn about hygiene, personal care and self confidence.
We hope they enjoy them as much as we enjoyed creating them
Angels for the forgotten Inc