Queensland Grassroots, Thursday 12th October 2023, Brisbane

Join us LIVE in Brisbane for a crowdfunding event to support for-purpose organisations making a difference across Queensland!


This vibrant crowdfunding event will spotlight three for-purpose organisations creating equity and positive outcomes for people experiencing disadvantage in Queensland.

Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with like-minded people and be part of making your world a better place for all people.

Join us for an unforgettable night of giving and creating lasting social impact!

+ Thursday, 12th of October, 2023

+ Arrival from 5:30pm
For canapés and refreshments
Event 6pm - 8:30pm

+ Clayton Utz
Riparian Plaza, 71 Eagle St
Brisbane City

If you are unable to join us, you can still support these organisations and the incredible work they do. Email your proxy pledges to us and your support will be included on the night.

A special thanks to our event partners Clayton Utz, Deloitte, Morgans and Queensland Community Foundation for their ongoing support and dedication to grassroots giving in Queensland.



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  1. Project #1: StandbyU Foundation

    Preventing complex social issues such as abuse, domestic violence and isolation through the mobilisation of family and friends. 

    They are pitching to fund the expansion of their core services, ensuring 20+ more families on their waitlists have access to support when they need it.


    Presented by:

    Chris Boyle

    Founder & Chief Visionary Officer



  2. Project #2: Save Our Supplies

    Save Our Supplies create free medical supplies by repurposing clean hospital waste. Their collection bins in the operating theatres of Brisbane hospitals are used to collect clean, unused supplies and equipment that would otherwise be sent to landfill. By partnering with community outreach programs in QLD and overseas to facilitate distribution, they improve healthcare outcomes for vulnerable individuals and families.

    They will pitch to fund the purchase of a delivery vehicle, enabling Save Our Supplies to collect an additional 2 ton of unused medical waste each week.


    Presented by:

    Claire Lane

    CEO, Save Our Supplies



  3. Project #3: Ladybird Care Foundation

    Operating a unique peer mentor program to support bereaved parents whose child has died. Volunteer parent mentors with lived experience receive high quality training and support enabling them to provide critical emotional, psychological and social support for bereaved parents, free of charge. 

    Ladybird Care are pitching to expand their peer mentor program to families in rural and regional Queensland, including employing a First Nations specialist consultant to help facilitate best practice care within these communities.

    Presented by:

    Wayne Pascoe

    Co-founder & Director, Ladybird Care Foundation



  4. Project #4: Additional Donation to TFN