Vinnies CEO Sleepout raising funds and awareness for homelessness
Homelessness seems to have received more media coverage in recent months than is usually the case – it’s usually hidden from public view, as are most of the 17,000+ children in Australia under the age of 12 who don’t have a stable place to call home.
The Vinnies CEO sleep out
seeks to make a difference, by raising funds for Vinnies programs, including the soup vans, and by raising awareness. I plan to participate again this year, on Thursday 22 June.
It is up to all of us to respond to homelessness and help the most vulnerable in our society from becoming another statistic.
for information on people who are homeless, and the required policy responses – you might consider an email to your local MPs, both State and Federal.
And you are invited to consider sponsoring my involvement – you can do this by clicking here
With best wishes, and with thanks for considering this request.
Catholic Social Services Victoria