Stories of Impact

  

You’re supporting a local community

Posted on 10/30/2020
In a season of social isolation there have been more opportunities for pastoral care...

  

Your support helps coaches and clubs thrive

Posted on 6/15/2020
Dean Vickerman coaches Melbourne United NBL team. He believes they play a key role in building...

  

Ash Humphrey’s perspective lifted to another level

Posted on 5/14/2020
Former Bendigo Bombers VFL player Ash Humphrey moved from Melbourne to Bendigo when he was 18

  

Athletes in crisis get the rapid response they need

Posted on 2/10/2020
Even the best athletes experience difficult times, whether it’s bad luck or a slump in form...

  

Will and his team get the emergency care they need

Posted on 1/31/2020
Young football player Will was a keen member of the East Sandringham Junior Football Club...

  

Chaplains show how valuable they are in a crisis

Posted on 12/19/2019
In July 2015, the Adelaide Crows experienced tragedy first-hand when coach Phil Walsh died...

  

Partner Churches

Posted on 10/29/2019
Every year, 14 million Australians participate in sport across the country...

  

Lydia Williams Matildas

Posted on 9/11/2019
At the recent Women’s Football World Cup, the Matildas did all of us proud, playing well and...

  

Sandringham Football Club 2005

Posted on 9/1/2019
Even the best athletes experience difficult times, whether it’s bad luck, a slump in form, or just..

  

Be inspired by Justin Langer's story

Posted on 7/8/2019
When Australian cricketer Justin Langer returned from a tough tour of Sri Lanka in 1998, he was...

  

You’re investing in sportspeople at every level

Posted on 10/28/2020
At Netball NSW, CEO Carolyn Campbell was forced to make the incredibly difficult decision...

  

Jeparit Rainbow Football Club 2010

Posted on 10/12/2020
In 2010 the Jeparit Rainbow Football Club met with tragedy when two members...

  

Wickliffe Lake Bolac Football Netball Club 2010

Posted on 10/5/2020
Ross Stewart, the President of the Wickliffe / Lake Bolac Football & Netball Club writes...

  

You’re caring for umpires like no one else

Posted on 7/20/2020
If the life of being an AFL umpire wasn’t already isolating, it’s only been harder in 2020...

  

Young footballers receive care during the pandemic

Posted on 7/1/2020
It’s easy to forget that, amidst the pandemic, other crises are coming and going...

  

Caring for lifesavers who care for you

Posted on 3/17/2020
Cassie Wilmot is a 21-year-old member of Seacliff Surf Life Saving Club. She recently offered...

  

Lifeline in Broken Hill

Posted on 10/7/2019
Sporting injuries and illnesses can be devastating for elite athletes...

  

Raewyn's Story

Posted on 8/20/2019
It’s amid the whistles and cheers that Raewyn, chaplain at Gazelles Netball Club, has found her...

  

Other stories

Posted on 1/23/2017

Stories of Impact

You’re supporting a local community

Posted on 10/30/2020
In a season of social isolation there have been more opportunities for pastoral care...