GIVIT Kids - Registered Charity
Deductible Gift Recipient(DGR): Yes
About Our Store:
GIVIT Kids, launched by GIVIT, is an online portal providing a fun and safe way for children to give new or pre-loved belongings to meet the urgent material needs of Australian families and children. GIVIT Kids aims to engage kids in giving and help develop a philanthropic culture in young Australians.
GIVIT Kids has a number of care packs that can be donated to a child in need.
The Story Behind the Store:
GIVIT is an online not-for-profit connecting those who have with those who need. GIVIT’s vision is to ensure quality goods get to where they are needed most by safely connecting and inspiring an online network of givers. GIVIT currently supports more than 900 of Australia’s most trusted charities by sourcing quality urgently needed items direct from the public. These charities include, but are not limited to, domestic violence shelters, homelessness networks, child safety charities, youth at risk agencies and many others. Since GIVIT was established in 2009, more than 100,000 urgent requests for goods and services have been matched with the resources of community and corporate donors. GIVIT was founded by Juliette Wright and is run predominantly by a team of dedicated volunteers.GIVIT Kids was “born” when GIVIT CEO, Juliette Wright, heard shocking statistics relating to childhood poverty which indicated one in six Australian children are living at or below the poverty line, according to the Salvation Army National Economic and Social Impact Survey, 2013.