Amazing Effort – $937,241.00 given!!!

Thursday, June 22 2017

All the members of the Order of the Eastern Star should be extremely proud of the results of the Charity Report tabled at the recent 16th Biennial Sessions.  A grand total of $937,241.00 was raised in the two year period 1 January 2015 through to 20 December 2016.  Donations are broken down as follows:

Australia Wide
Charity Donations – 1 Jan 2015 to 20 Dec 2016
Deserted Women’s & Children’s Missions  $ 413,505.00
Children’s Hospitals / Cancer Research  $ 112,715.00
Chapter Assistance  $  71,324.00
Hospital Auxiliary  $  41,400.00
Youths off the Streets  $  31,181.00
Hospice / Palliative Care  $  30,089.00
UGCA Disaster Relief Fund  $  21,531.00
Local Charities  $  21,830.00
Hospitals – Australia Wide  $  20,778.00
Radio for the Blind  $  18,500.00
Flying Doctors, Flight Care, Ambulance  $  17,037.00
Aged Care/Homes  $  15,232.00
Schools – State and Special  $  13,647.00
Medical Research  $  11,400.00
Cancer Research  $  11,961.00
Guide Dogs  $  11,210.00
SES/Fire Services  $  10,849.00
Masonic Orders  $    9,400.00
Acquired Brain Injury  $    7,975.00
Children’s Charities  $    7,494.00
Motor Neurone Disease/Multiple Sclerosis  $    6,600.00
Manna Inc  $    4,500.00
Lifeline  $    3,918.00
Diabetes, Autism, Alzheimer’s, Epilepsy, Heart Disease, Huntington’s, Kidney, Cerebral Palsy  $  19,165.00
Steve Waugh Foundation  $    4,000.00
 $ 937,241.00