St Vincent de Paul Society
The St Vincent de Paul Society is committed to actively and passionately speaking out against the causes of poverty and inequality. We as a College are involved in multiple St Vincent de Paul activities, including Vinnies Van, Winter Appeal and providing hampers at Christmas.
Read more at https://www.vinnies.org.au/
Caritas Australia is the international aid and development organisation of the Catholic Church in Australia. It supports long-term development programs in impoverished communities in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Indigenous Australia and the Pacific. Through the Caritas’ Project Compassion, St Dominic’s College chooses a country each year and issue to raise awareness and funds.
Read more at http://www.caritas.org.au/about
Harmony Day is a Commonwealth Government initiative to develop a cohesive and accepting community. It reinforces what we at St Dominic’s already support; celebrating Australia’s cultural diversity. It’s about inclusiveness, respect and a sense of belonging for everyone. St Dominic’s College supports this ideal and celebrates this day each year with things like trivia, food stalls and an Assembly.
Read More at https://www.harmony.gov.au/
The Movember Foundation
As a single sex College, we take men’s health seriously, and support the Movember Foundation. Movember is the only charity tackling men’s health on a global scale, year round. It addresses some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention.
Read more at https://au.movember.com/