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Ways to Give

There are a number of ways you can get involved and support the work that we do. No matter the size of your donation, every dollar counts when it comes to looking after sick children and their families. And remember every donation you make is tax deductible.

If you are thinking about helping and hosting your own event to raise funds for Our Kids, check out the Our Kids Rules of Engagement for some great tips to help your event be a success.

Whether you can give a lot or a little, every dollar counts when it comes to looking after sick children and their families. And remember every donation you make is tax-deductible.

If you are thinking about helping and hosting your own event to raise funds for Our Kids, check out the Our Kids Rules of Engagement for some great tips to help your event be a success.

To make a single donation click here.


You can support Our Kids on a regular basis by setting up an ongoing donation.

The process is easy to set up – you choose the frequency and the amount, and then you can rest easy knowing you're doing your bit to support sick children in The Northern Rivers.

To donate regularly click here. 


Stunning calendars featuring our local children, polos and Tshirts, caps, and umbrellas it's all available for purchase and a great way to wave the Our Kids flag and support sick children. Merchandise starts from just $20.

Please contact one of the team and they will help you with your purchase.


Weddings, anniversaries, birthdays...give your guests the option of making a donation on your behalf to Our Kids. It's a great way to show you care and your guests will appreciate your thoughtfulness.

It's easy to set up, simply include the Our Kids website details on your invitations and direct your guests to the Donation Tab. To ensure we know about it, don't forget to send us an email so we can see how much your generous guests have donated on your behalf.

All donations are tax deductible and each guest will receive their own receipt. 

To donate to Our Kids as part of your celebration click here.


When you're considering your Will and how you want your estate to be distributed you may like to include a bequest to Our Kids. A bequest can be a specific amount or a percentage of your estate and the funds can be used for specific equipment, on-going support, educational purposes or to help our Community Fund programme.

If you're considering a bequest contact one of the team today and we'll discuss your unique options.


Solicitors can use the following in your will if you have chosen to bequest to Our Kids

"I bequeath the sum of (a specified sum), or my (specified items) or (% or residue of my estate) to (Our Kids – Northern Rivers Children's Health Fund) of PO BOX 419 Lismore, 2480 ABN: 67 284 856 520 or any successor so registered as a deductible gift recipient for the purposes of assistance in the improvement of health services for Children in the Northern Rivers. The receipt from the office of Our Kids shall be sufficient discharge to my executors or trustee"


If you're a business operator you can give via goods or in-kind donations. Our Kids uses these types of donations as prizes or promotions and they help make our many events such a success.

To find out more contact our Fundraising Coordinator to discuss the ways your business might be able to help.

Remember, goods and in-kind donations are also tax deductible.


Your business has lots of interactions with the public every day, so becoming a collection point for donations is a simple way you can support the Our Kids charity.

To enquire about having a donation box in your business click here.


With lots of events, Our Kids is always in need of some extra willing workers. Whether you can give an hour or a day there's an event just waiting for you.

To enquire about how you might help click here.


Sometimes you just want to give a shout out to someone special in your life. All you have to do is send us an email with the details of the person you are honouring. Imagine how touched they'll be when they receive a card thanking them for the Our Kids donation that you've made in honour of them.

Honour someone special today by clicking to donate here.


Our Kids raises funds for equipment on the Our Kids Wish List. This list has paediatric equipment that will enable the clinical staff at the Lismore Base Hospital and the surrounding hospitals to keep children local when needing medical care.

Some of the equipment which is currently on the Our Kids Wish List are:

  • Transport cot and trolley $25,700
  • Seca baby scales and cart $1,700
  • Vein finder $6,900
  • Paediatric Orthotics for children who apply to Our Kids through the Our Kids Community Grants $5,000

If you are considering making a donation towards an item on the Our Kids Wish List contact one of the team today.