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 […]


Anita heard about Hampers With Heart in 2022 and offered two nominations and wanted to help more, but couldn’t at the time. So she was eager to help at the Hamper Packing Party in 2023! She already has plans to do more in 2024, by increasing her donations too. “I really love that the hampers […]

Emma & Shauna

Emma & Shauna were talking with their other sister Leigh at a family birthday celebration when they all decided that for Christmas they wanted to do experiences instead of gifts. They found Hampers With Heart on Facebook and decided to volunteer at the Hamper Packing Day. “That sounds like a really good event to go […]


Peter heard about Hampers With Heart at a Church 4 Life church service, and he was keen share about his experience at the Hamper Packing Day. He had brought a family member with him and the two of them were working on their hampers together. “I’ve never done this before,” he told us,” but I’ve […]


Marian is a recently retired nurse and heard about Hampers With Heart on Newcastle’s Rhema FM, 99.7. “It’s the only station I listen to,” she told us enthusiastically. Marion explained that while she was working, she was pleased to be able to drop gift items for the Hampers With Heart at the Church 4 Life […]

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 […]

Salt Ash Primary School

It was a wonderful surprise and delight to hear from Salt Ash Primary School in November 2023. Kids there had noticed that other families are struggling and they wanted to help them out at Christmas. They had heard of Hampers With Heart through our Tanilba Bay Op Shop. They called our Donor Services Team to […]


Church 4 Life

Heather finds it difficult to leave home due to her health challenges. Yet she has found ways to support us from home. Health shares her story: Church 4 Life has always made me feel wanted and appreciated even though I have never been to their church in person. They always ask how I’m going and […]