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The Alannah & Madeline Foundation is proud to support Dolly’s Dream

Dolly’s Dream has partnered with the Foundation as one of Australia’s best-known and trusted charities. Together we can make a huge difference in the lives of children affected by bullying. 

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Thank you

Our vital work to keep children safe from violence and bullying would not be possible without the help of our generous supporters.

  • AMF_Icongraphy_White_eSmart_98%Principals_Male.png 2,500,000+ children have been reached through our care and prevention programs.
  • AMF_Icongraphy_White_AMF_60,000BuddyBags.png 100,000+ Buddy Bags have been delivered to children in emergency care.
  • AMF_Icongraphy_White_eSmart_150,000AustralianStudents.png 270,000+ students are learning to be smart, safe and responsible online through the eSmart Digital Licence.

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News & Events


The Board of the Alannah & Madeline Foundation would like to introduce our new CEO

The Board of the Alannah & Madeline Foundation is proud to farewell outgoing CEO Lesley Podesta as she retires later this month.

19 February 2021

Buddy Bags are back

Due to the restrictions in place during the COVID-19 pandemic, we had to stop packing Buddy Bags, but thankfully we are back in business.

16 February 2021

Marking 25 years since Port Arthur

Wednesday 28 April 2021 will mark the 25th anniversary of the Port Arthur tragedy.

19 April 2021

Increasing digital confidence in young people

The Foundation has partnered with two global leaders in digital intelligence and technology respectively to give young Australians and New Zealanders the skills to thrive in a digital world.

17 March 2021

Meet Anne, another kind donor

Anne Keogh has been a supporter of the Alannah & Madeline Foundation since 1999. She's seen first-hand the impact of violence and trauma on young children.

16 February 2021

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