Christmas 2020 has been an exceptionally difficult time for many families. Living with the COVID 19 has made it even more so.
Even with the extra payments given to many, unemployment, reduced work hours, fragile mental or physical health, rent or housing costs, and struggling with life during the COVID 19, many many families found Christmas 2020 so very difficult.. The Knox Community Christmas Support (KCCS) project aims to reach more families and individuals in need with a hamper of festive food and a selection of quality gifts for children. Once again The 'Sharing the Joy' project was able to able to bring happiness to many. It is a privilege to share the spirit of Christmas with so many people in the Knox Community.
MANY THANKS TO ALL WHO SO GENEROUSLY DONATED.
To registrar interest in the KCCS 'Share the Joy Appeal' please contact us on 9761 1325
PLEASE CONTINUE TO DONATE EVEN A FEW DOLLARS THROUGHOUT 2021 FOR CHRISTMAS 2021.
WATCH OUR VIDEO TO SEE THE 'SHARE THE JOY PROJECT' IN ACTION
The not-for-profit organisations involved include,
- Knox Infolink
- Rotary Club Boronia
- Coonara Community House
- Wantirna Seventh Day Adventist
- Restore Community Church
- Salvation Army Rowville
- Lions Club of Rowville
- Stamford Park Men's Shed
- Volunteer for Knox
- Hillview Community Church
- Raft Anglican Church
The success of the project is dependent on gaining the support of local business, schools and community organisations around Knox.
How can you assist?
Partner with the Knox Community Christmas Support to make ‘The Appeal’ a project with your staff by collecting:
- Donations of non-perishable festive food
- Quality gifts for children (new)
- Gift vouchers for teenagers;
- Giving monetary donations - these are tax deductable.
- Organising a fundraising activity
- Volunteering time