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Family gives back after their time of need

Family gives back after their time of need

Two years after they lost their eight-year-old son to a brain tumour, Kerrie and Darren Shortridge are establishing a charity to benefit those in need, WRITES BENJAMIN ALLISON.

Music festival raises over $10,000 for charity

Music festival raises over $10,000 for charity

Most music festivals focus on only the attendees having a good time but Blenheim Fest spreads it’s love further, WRITES HANNAH CONNELL.

Katie braves the World’s Greatest Shave

Katie braves the World’s Greatest Shave

Katie Nash was just one of many who got involved in the World’s Greatest Shave, raising over $1700 writes TARA NASH.

Online version a big issue for street magazine

Online version a big issue for street magazine

Australian charity magazine The Big Issue has vowed to continue supporting its street vendors after launching its digital edition this week, says CHRISTOPHER TESTA.

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

With Love & Lipstick, a non-profit organisation dedicated to raising awareness for female victims of domestic violence, is proud to announce the launch of their new campaign Walk a Mile in Her Shoes. NATARSHA KALLIOS reports.

Spring clean for a cause

Spring clean for a cause

Charity op shops are enjoying a resurgence, which will only get bigger come Christmas time – but the business comes with some second-hand etiquette, as EMILY ERICKSON discovers.

Doing it in a dress: Adelaide gym helps girls get education

Doing it in a dress: Adelaide gym helps girls get education

Owner and members at Enjoy Fitness gym in Magill have come together to raise over $1300 for the “Do It In A Dress” campaign, which aims to educate young women in Sierra Leone, writes NADIA BOSCAINI.

Hugs and Hope

Hugs and Hope

SA’s iconic Humphrey B. Bear made his first appearance in a long, long time to help lift the spirits of some very lucky kids. SARAH MARTIN discovered what families in crisis nowadays think of good ol’ Humphrey.

Musically Minded Medical Students: AUMO On Call 2012

Musically Minded Medical Students: AUMO On Call 2012

A group of medical students have banded together for a concert to raise money for charity. SIONNIE KELLY spoke to the founding members, finding out what makes a medical student musically minded.

Riding for Pain raises awareness of chronic condition

Riding for Pain raises awareness of chronic condition

UniSA’s inaugural Ride for Pain was held last Sunday, with approximately 500 riders braving wet conditions in a show of support for the one in five Australians who suffering from chronic pain, writes ALYSSA-JANE TUCKER.