News & Events

E News February 2023 – Volunteerism

VOLUNTEERISM is a basic expression of human relationships. It is about people’s need to participate in their communities and feel that they matter to others. VOLUNTEERISM is infused with values including solidarity, reciprocity, mutual trust, belonging and empowerment, all of which contribute significantly to quality of life. VOLUNTEERISM contributes to peace and development by generating […]

E News January 2023 – Happy New Year

Thank you for your support last year. We are looking forward to continuing to work together to change our world one life at a time. “Volunteering is an act of heroism on a grand scale. And it matters profoundly. It does more than help people beat the odds; it changes the odds.” – Bill Clinton

Neighbours Aid E News December 2022

Neighbour Aid Celebrates our 20th Birthday! Thank you to all the wonderful people who have contributed to the Neighbours Aid journey over the past 20 years!   Helping some of India’s poorest people. Neighbours Aid staff members recently returned from a quick visit to India. We are always challenged by the levels of need and […]

Neighbours Aid E News November 2022

IT’S OUR 20TH BIRTHDAY! The first Neighbours Aid store opened its doors in Currie St November 2002. A team of hardworking volunteers worked behind the scenes for many months prior to the grand opening. Since then the Nambour mother ship store and Head Office relocated to Howard St Nambour in 2005, with Head Office relocating […]

Neighbours Aid E News September 2022

WE ARE EXPANDING! Neighbours Aid celebrates 20 years in November. We have grown from one small store in Nambour sending funds to three NGOs in Israel and Thailand to eight stores in Southeast Queensland fully funding four projects in Malawi, Kenya and India and contributing funds to two NGOs in Israel. We send containers of […]

Neighbours Aid E News August 2022

THE BIG SEWING BEE A BIG heartfelt thank-you to all our wonderful customers, donors, and volunteers! We are thrilled to announce that $14,230.35 was raised during our eight-week promotion. This money will buy FIFTY-SEVEN treadle sewing machines for our tailoring classes in India and Kenya. Fifty-seven women and girls will have the opportunity to learn […]