“Edgey” is one of those wonderful people who cares about the families in her preschool. She is happy to reach into her own pocket to help others when it’s needed but with the high cost of living Edgey’s budget has also felt the squeeze.  So, she had to reach out to us on behalf of […]


Jennifer joined our team at Cardiff Op Shop in 2023. Unfortunately, she had lost her small business due to Covid and so was delighted to find an opportunity to work with us. Jennifer’s experience working in the second-hand market gave her a depth of knowledge to bring to our team and her caring heart has […]

Last Minute Hope

Hope Seedling is a small local charity that we are honoured to partner with. They specialize in helping people suffering domestic violence and homelessness. We had already partnered with them for Hampers With Heart 2023 giving them a bunch of hampers that included gifts. These were very thankfully received as more than ever before Hope […]


Daniel from Belmont wasn’t home when the hamper was delivered. Our driver phoned and left a message for Daniel to let him know we’d been by. When Daneil got the message, he rang the driver back to say thank you for the hamper. It was easy to hear in Daniel’s voice that he was quite […]

Mia’s Family

Mia The Cat family’s sent in this text to us on receiving their Hamper With Heart: “I write this with tears streaming down my face. We just wanted to say a massive thank you for the hamper. Please know that this small gesture, is felt in a big and powerful way. It makes a difference […]


One of our favourite jobs in is delivering Hampers With Heart to people who have no idea they have been nominated. Ash is one of our delivery drivers for Hampers With Heart 2023. She shares this story about giving Tilly a Hamper With Heart. “Tilly was in shock when she opened the door and seen […]

Christian Books Are A Treasure

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6 May 2016 These Christian books and Bibles were sorted, packed and sent off to Fiji in our latest container last week. Bibles and Christian books are precious in Fiji as they are very expensive and hard to come by. We know these ones will be highly appreciated by our Fijian friends. They are a […]

Garage Sales – Where Two Miracles Meet

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In January 2019 we were desperately praying for Jesus to help us with two major problems. One, we needed money to repair our vans so we could continue with our clothing collections. Two, we had a literal mountain of large items that we couldn’t sell at our Tanilba Bay Op Shop (our only op shop […]

Finding Lost Money

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2 November 2016 – Pete is one of our most enthusiastic volunteers. Yesterday he was driving down the M1 on his way back after a big day collecting near Maitland when he felt the need to stop. He got out the van, looked down and there was a wallet, money, credit cards, still all in there. […]

Miracle of the Batman Car

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Early October 2021 we had a large batman car donated. It sat on the back veranda for a few weeks as it was a little broken so it wouldn’t work properly and we weren’t sure if anyone would want to buy it and fix it. A few weeks later, we had a customer come into […]