We're a global giving circle. We believe anyone can be a philanthropist.
We exist to enable people to turn small contributions into meaningful social outcomes.
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Alleviate the hardships of underprivileged groups in Australia and around the world for just one dollar a week.
On the morning of 5 June, after a battle with cancer, Phil Garbutt passed away.
Phil was dedicated to his community, driven by a desire to help those less fortunate. In 2013, Phil began Donate A Dollar A Week.
Phil's determination helped grow DDW from an idea into a community that has contributed over $35,000 to support more than 60 incredible Aussie charities.
We are extremely proud of the organisation Phil created. As Phil envisioned, we will continue to build Donate A Dollar A Week into a community of a thousand donors.
Today, we continue to learn from Phil's empathy, compassion, and his dedication to community.
Phil will be remembered as someone who made the world a better place.
To maximise your impact, we vet charities according to the most pressing needs of the non-profit sector and the principles of effective altruism.
June 2021 - Thumbs Up
Thumbs Up runs a range of health and nutrition programs targeted at Indigenous youth, including its "Good Tucker" program which helps customers of community stores identify healthier food items with a Uncle Jimmy’s "Thumbs Up! seal of approval".
In partnership with the Fred Hollows Foundation, Thumbs Up developed the Kukumbat Gudwan Daga Cookbook to encourage healthy eating on a budget.
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