We welcome support, monetary and in kind, for people in need.

Tax Deductible Donations

The Australian Taxation Office has granted BANSIC Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status. Donations greater than $2 are therefore tax deductible. The money received is used by BANSIC for various purposes including to

  • Purchase food vouchers and non-perishable food
  • Help with Back to School expenses
  • Purchase daily Myki tickets
  • Provide essential medication

If you would like to make your own donation, please visit our Donate page.

In-kind Gifts

Gifts in kind are also greatly appreciated. We are indebted to the public for their donations of:

  • Non-perishable food
  • Toiletries
  • Nappies
  • Toys


BANSIC applies for grants to supplement Emergency Relief funds, and sometimes to enable updating of equipment, e.g. computers, photocopier.


BANSIC Committee of Management thanks the following organisations for their generous support.