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Carols Mallee Rose Cottage

19 Dec 2017

Melissa Baleilekutu reports on Carols at Mallee Rose Cottage At first it was supposed to be held at the Cottage and spill over to the reserve at the back of the Centre along Rosewood Drive. Due to a misunderstanding between Housing and Council, we were not able to hold it there and were only advised…

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ADRA on Disasters in Nepal, Bangladesh, N. America & West Indies

13 Oct 2017

ADRA Responds to Disasters Worldwide Network’s response to the numerous disasters that have occurred in the last few weeks as the Northern Hemisphere’s Monsoon and Hurricane season is in full swing: Nepal and Bangladesh Floods Torrential monsoon rains have affected almost 40 million people in the entire South-Asia region including Bangladesh, India and Nepal. At…

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ADRA Appeal: Knocking to End Poverty

22 Aug 2017

ADRA APPEAL Volunteers in every Australian state and territory will be publicly raising funds during October through door knocking and public place collections as part of the annual appeal for the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) Australia. This year, the ADRA Appeal is seeking to raise $1 million to help support and empower more…

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ADRA Masterclass on Building a Church of Passionate Believers

20 Jan 2017

ADRA Opportunity for two pastors to attend Masterclass on Building a Church of Passionate Believers – Feb 20-22 ADRA Australia has a vision for a church making a difference. As a part of our efforts to make that vision a reality in Australia we have set ourselves a goal of helping churches and their members…

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2016 GSC Knocktober Giveaway

19 Oct 2016

GSC Giveaway To encourage Greater Sydney church members to raise $50+ each for the ADRA Knocktober Appeal via door-knocking and outreach, GSC is having a #Knocktober Giveaway. These Converse Allstar II Highs, suitable for both males and females old and young, will be a blessing for one souls tired soles. Who Qualifies If you’ve raised…

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ADRA & City 2 Surf

11 Aug 2016

ADRA Director Malcolm Rea will be participating in the City 2 Surf run in benefit of ADRA. “It will help us build trust so we can find out why families are hungry. Once an underlying problem is identified, our counsellors can begin helping people figure out what they can do to help themselves,” says Rea. To…

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ADRA Needs You(th)!!!

07 Jul 2016

Apply now to become an ADRA Youth Ambassador 2016/17! The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is inviting dynamic young people to apply for the position of ADRA Youth Ambassador for the Greater Sydney Conference. Applicants must be aged 18 – 30, passionate about social justice, have a heart for the poor and have demonstrated…

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Fiji Cyclone Winston: Distributions and Needs Assessments Continue

03 Mar 2016

More than 1,000 families have received food and hygiene kits in Fiji after distributions by the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA). Food packs containing rice, lentils, tuna, sugar and biscuits were given to 501 families in Ra Province, one of the worst hit areas, along the northern coast of Viti Levu, Fiji’s main island.…

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The Impact Made On The Solomon Islands

17 Dec 2015

In recent years a group of committed Aussie tradesmen and Year 11 students from Hills Adventist College, Sydney, have helped build infrastructure and resources in six Seventh-day Adventist High Schools in the Solomon Islands. What has been achieved in those years? Six new generators have been installed in schools by a team of electricians and…

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ADRA’s $40 Challenge

07 Sep 2015

How much is $40 a year? ($40 divided by 365 = $0.10958904). That’s right! It’s less than 11 cents a day; less than 80 cents a week. It’s actually less than the cost of five small Big Mac Meals. Is this too much to sacrifice for the less fortunate in a year? $40! That’s our…

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