Zac

Zac’s workplace became very divisive and discriminatory so he had to leave. With a family of ten and a baby on the way he needed to find a way to support them all. With only random shifts the sparse income was not enough, but as a man of strong morals and principals he knew he […]

Nover

“The goodies in the hamper nearly filled my small pantry!” Nover was nominated to receive from Hampers with Heart and was delighted by the surprise. “A young lady driver with a big smile brought the hamper. She was so nice and bubbly.” Someone from the community saw Nover’s difficult situation and nominated her, knowing she […]

Romaine & Nick

“What is this?” Romaine asked, when the the delivery came from Hampers with Heart. The boys gathered around trying to see inside the boxes and bags. “Are they presents?!” they asked with excitement. The whole family had been facing one difficulty after another through out the year.  Both parents had their work contracts finish up […]

Janine & Tim

“A small gesture… came with so much love when we were in the thick of it.” After receiving their delivery from Hampers with Heart, Janine and Time wanted to share their story. “2022 has been a huge year for our family with the typical challenges of jobs and school, as well as two babies under […]

Kim

This year we had the privilege of working together with Kim from Home In Place in Maitland and Cessnock to deliver Hampers with Heart to those who need it most. One of the staff from Home in Place heard about Hampers with Heart and knew that they the two charities could work together to make […]

Laura

Laura was in a hard place and taking stock of her life when Hampers with Heart arrived, bringing hope. A single parent, Laura was feeling the struggle and had been going non-stop for  a long time. Her mum had offered to take care of the kids for a weekend and she’d had a moment to […]

Eileen and Geoff

“Who would do this for us?” Eileen asked, stunned to realise she had been nominated and gifted a Hamper with Heart. The last six months had been more than rough for Eileen and Geoff to say the least. Geoff had lost his job, Eileen had an accident and had broken her tailbone leaving her unable […]

Lyn and Ada

“It’s like Santa’s workshop in here!” Lyn and Ada came to help at Hampers with Heart. “I always listen to Rhema FM in the car and I heard them announce that this was happening. So then I asked Ada if she’d like to come and join me to do this,” Lyn shared. “I wanted to […]

Alexa

“I was desperate to get out and Church 4 Life sent people to meet me on the way.” Alexa was suffering domestic violence and knew it was time to leave. “I had no friends or family nearby where I was in Brisbane, and I had to leave before the lockdowns left me trapped. I was […]

Richard and Lesley

Richard and Lesley have always had a heart to serve God by loving others. When they heard in the early 90’s that the conditions in Mozambique were so bad that people were literally using tree bark to try and make clothes, they knew they had to help. Richard sourced funding, made connections overseas, sorted out […]