We rely on the generosity of the Australian Community and our Partners for funding. We…

We rely on the generosity of the Australian Community and our Partners for funding. We would truly appreciate your support. We are a charity and all funds are raised by public donations.

We need the public & businesses to support us in our efforts:

  • Donate at least $5 per month
  • A regular bank direct debit is the way to go
  • Donations of goods or services
  • Help us with fund raising events


Donations can be made via PayPal using this PayPal QR Code or the PayPal link below:

PayPal Donations

Donations – Direct Debit

You can also Donate via direct deposit to our Bendigo Bank Account:

Account Name: AHH, Welfare Patriotic Fund

BSB:                633 000
Account No:     171 157 779
Reference:       [Your Name / Organisation Name]

Why not set up your donation as regular payments, $5 per month, or more…  or just a one off, it is up to you… to set your level of commitment.

Goods & Services Donations

We welcome donated goods and services that can be used for our beneficiaries or used for charity auctions

Contact us is you have any goods or services you wish to donate to this cause.

Volunteer your services / time
, let us know you can help

Corporate Donations

A Helping Hand relies on public donations and welcomes assistance from corporations who want to make a difference in the community.

If your business wishes to make a more substantial donation to help fund support services,
and families in need, or if you are interested in sponsorship: 

Please contact Russell (T. Rat) Oakes:  Email:


Each donation provided into A Helping Hand’s welfare patriotic fund is used for defence families and the veteran community.  All donations made by members of the public are assured that every dollar donated supports our charity.

A Helping Hand is a registered Charity & governed by the Australian Charities and Non-Profit Commission.

Where our funding comes from…

Donations are provided by general public, companies, Government Grants, and organisations in support of our mission.  We work hard to make sure all resources entrusted to us are used as efficiently and effectively as possible.

All supporters of the charity are volunteers. They help with fund raisers, sponsorship and other like activities.


A Helping Hand, supporting partners of lost Veterans Inc. is a Registered Australian Incorporated Association and an ACNC (Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission) Registered Charity.

Our ABN is: 31 271 512 882.

Our Government registration certificates are here