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Donations

Everyone will face end-of-life. We all hope to be cared for and die in our place of choice. While it may be a daunting prospect, we work to ensure that people, when faced with this situation, have the resources and support they need.

Our organisation supports patients, carers and their families to enjoy quality of life, and a peaceful transition in the comfort of their own home.  

As a not for profit organisation, we rely on the generosity of the community to continue our important work.

When you donate to us, you are enabling someone to live and die as they choose, bringing them peace, and giving family and friends comfort and support in a difficult time.

SUPPORTING THE COMMUNITY
SINCE 1985

All donations over $2 are tax deductible.

Donations to Ballarat Hospice Care can be made in several ways and you can donate anonymously if preferred.

Please contact us and we will help you with your donation.

By completing and sending us this Donation Form we can properly acknowledge your donation.

Account Name: Ballarat Hospice Care Inc.
Bank: ANZ
BSB: 013-516
Account Number: 295 144 086

When making a donation directly into our bank account, please

  • put your name in the payment reference
  • send us an email so we can identify who made the donation and send you a receipt and thank you for your support.

Accompany the donation with a donation form that includes your name, address and best contact phone number.

Cheques should be made to:
Ballarat Hospice Care Inc.
PO Box 96,
Ballarat 3353

Once your donation is received, we will send you a tax deductible receipt promptly.

Your details will remain confidential; we do not supply our donor details to other organisations.

A donation of goods or services is recognised as an in-kind donation. These donations can include

  • office equipment
  • office supplies
  • catering for a fundraising event
  • a car for staff and volunteers to travel to patients
  • or a professional service that helps Ballarat Hospice Care reduce their operational costs.

We are grateful for in-kind donations and we thank you. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide a receipt for an in-kind donations.

A gift in memory of a family member or friend is a meaningful alternative to sending flowers when someone you love dies.

We will send you a receipt once your donation is received.

For a large number of donations, for example through a funeral director, the receipt for funds will be sent to the next of kin.

We will work with you to understand your preference.

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A fundraising event is a wonderful way to help our community.

So why not organise an event that supports us to continue delivering specialist palliative care services to the community?

Before you begin please read through the following three steps:

1 – Read through our fundraising guidelines and tips to help you get started.

2 – Register your event by completing the Fundraising Registration Form and sending it to us. We will talk with you about your fundraising idea.

3 – Make it happen, hold your event, take some photos and we will share your hard work with the community.

By leaving a bequest to Ballarat Hospice Care Inc. in your will, you help us to continue to provide specialist palliative care services.

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Every donation, large or small, assists Ballarat Hospice Care to deliver in-home palliative care to the people of our community.

 

- TAX CONCESSION STATUS

Ballarat Hospice Care Incorporated is registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits commission (ACNC) as a charity.

Tax concession status as a Public Benevolent Institution endorsed to access the following tax concessions:

  • Tax concession
  • GST Concession from 01 July 2005
  • Income Tax Exemption 01 July 2000

 

- DEDUCTIBLE GIFT RECIPIENT

Ballarat Hospice Care Incorporated is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) from 1 July 2000.

It is covered by item 1 of the table in section 30-15 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.

Important: Please read Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) information before making a gift.

Gifts over $2 towards Ballarat Hospice Care are tax deductible.

 

We accept donations for our Op Shop

  • from 9.30am-4.00pm Monday to Friday
  • at Ballarat Hospice Care office – 1836 Sturt Street, Alfredton or
  • the Friends of Hospice Op Shop – 723 Sturt Street, Ballarat.