National Homeless Week 2019 – Drink Coffee Do Good August 9

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CafeSmart dogNext week is National Homelessness Week across Australia, in every State and Territory .The annual CafeSmart initiative of StreetSmart Australia will be uniting businesses and customers to raise vital funds for small grassroots homeless services.

Cafes will be donating $1 from every coffee sold to StreetSmart Australia on August 9, 2019, and they will fund a service close to where the cafe operates.

CafeSmart 2Last year CafeSmart raised $238,720 for 159 projects, taking total distributions to over $1 million.

What we love about CafeSmart is that it’s all about the ‘local’ community.

Throughout Australia in over 700 cafes and businesses are involved (to date), and their owners, staff and customers.

CafeSmart 2018They rally together to take action, raise awareness and funds, and that’s important, as homelessness needs a whole of community response.

Cafes will be donating $1 from every coffee sold to StreetSmart Australia.

Adam Robinson CEO has promised he’ll fund a service close to where the cafe operates.

Last year CafeSmart raised $238,720 for 159 projects, taking total distributions to over $1 million.

So next Friday enjoy a brew (or two) and know that it’s doing good.

Carolyn McDowall, The Culture Concept Circle, 2019

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