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Bishop Cam Venables

Profile of an ABM Stamp Volunteer, August 2018 - Caroline Bowyer tells us about her experience as an ABM volunteer. Read more

 

 

 

 



Bishop Cam Venables

SA Provincial Dinner 2018, July 2018 - ABM's Provincial Committee in Adelaide held a very successful fundraising dinner at St Peter's Glenelg. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

Maryborough Auxiliary Centenary celebrations

Maryborough Auxiliary: Celebrating 100 Years, June 2018 - ABM joined in on the Centenary Celebrations with the Maryborough Auxiliary, still going strong after 100 years. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

ABM Adelaide Auxiliary making palm crosses

 Adelaide Auxiliary's Palm Crosses, May 2018 - Since 1980 the ABM Auxiliary in Adelaide has been making palm crosses and selling them to parishes and schools across Australia to fundraise for mission. Read more

 

 

 



ABM Maryborough Auxiliary

ABM Maryborough Auxiliary celebrates centenary, April 2018 - The ABM Maryborough Auxiliary in the Diocese of Brisbane will be celebrating their Centenary in June and have made a special quilt to fundraise for ABM. Read more

 

 

 

 

Lorraine Clarkson at the AWA 50th celebration.

Diocese of Bathurst - 50th Anniversary of AWA, April 2018 - On Saturday 14 April, there was a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Anglican Women of Australia (AWA), and the Annual General Meeting in the Diocese of Bathurst. Read more

 

 

 

 

Anglican Parish of Cohuna hold an annual fundraising event on Shrove Tuesday.

Anglican Parish Of Cohuna's Pancake Day, February 2018 - The Anglican Parish of Cohuna in the Diocese of Bendigo hold an annual fundraising event on Shrove Tuesday, the proceeds of which are donated to ABM. Read more

 

 

 

 

Bishop Chris McLeod buying his entry ticket.

Adelaide's Film Morning, December 2017 - ABM's Auxiliary in Adelaide held a fundraiser at the heritage-listed Capri Theatre in May this year. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

Bishop Richard Condie, Ann Swifte and Judy Goede.

ABM Auxiliary News from Tasmania, September 2016 - Judy Goede, long-serving member of the ABM Tasmania Auxiliary, was awarded with Life Membership by Bishop Richard Condie. Read more

 

 

 

 

Colin and Lyn Bannerman at the St Laurence Day lunch

St Laurence Day Lunch, August 2016 - The parish of Christ Church St Laurence, in Sydney’s Haymarket district, generously gave the proceeds of their annual patronal festival lunch to ABM’s Church to Church program. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

Cent sale tickets

Making Cents - ABMA Luncheon, June 2016 - Five Anglican Parishes in the southern-most part of the North Queensland Diocese held their ABMA Luncheon and raised over $2,000 from this event. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

A child at the Geroka Show in PNG. © ABM/Ivy Wang 2013

Combined Guilds raise funds for PNG, November 2015 - Mrs Diana Radford from St Michael's Cleve Ladies Guild recently wrote to ABM about their Combined Guilds’ Day which took place on Friday 20th November. Read more

 

 

 

 

Margaret Lawther swims for charity

Auxiliary Treasurer swims for charity, November 2015 - Margaret Lawther, Treasurer of the ABM National and Sydney Auxiliaries and long-time supporter, undertook a 2.5km swim in October 2015 to fundraise for charity. Read more

 

 

 

 

NEGS students

New England Girls' School Old Girls' Missionary Union, September 2015 - A recollection of how support for mission began and has continued with the Old Girls' Missionary Union of the New England Girls' School. Read more 


 

 

 

 

Fundraising at Holy Covenant Anglican Church

Fundraising for Nepal at Holy Covenant Church, May 2015 - Due to a personal connection with a Nepalese friend, this parish raised over $2,000 towards ABM's Nepal Earthquake Emergency Appeal. Read more


 

 

 

 

Luca Ragni

The Ragni's fundraise for ABM, March 2015 - The Ragni siblings from Melbourne Diocese fundraise for Vanuatu. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

Tony Naake in Myanmar.

Amazing Myanmar, February 2015 - Tony Naake is a longtime supporter of ABM and shares his experience of travelling to Myanmar to meet with our Partners and to see some of ABM's projects. Read more

 



 


 

David Gowty's beehives

David Gowty’s Bee-autiful legacy lives on, December 2014 - Dimitri Markotsis's story of his friend, former ABM Board Member David Gowty, and his beehives. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

Anne Swifte with Bishop Chris Jones.

Ann Swifte receives a certificate from ABM, October 2014 - longtime volunteer and supporter Ann Swifte is acknowledged for her hard work. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

Fr Frank Watts

A Gift for Fr Frank Watts' 60 years of Ministry, June 2014 - Fr Alan Brodie from St Andrew's Church in Riverton-Shelley, Western Australia, shares a wonderful story behind a gift ABM received in celebration of Fr Frank Watt's 60 years of ordained ministry. Read more

 

 

 

 

Fr Steve Daughtry with Moffatt Captains Hannah and Natalie.

Chaplain's Challenge at St John's Grammar, June 2014 - The students at St John's Grammar School in Belair, SA, were given a challenge to raise funds for ABM's Zambian Health Clinics Equipping project. Read more

 

 

 




St John's fundraiser

 St John's Fun, French Fundraiser, June 2013 - St John's Anglican Parish in Camberwell (Diocese of Melbourne) held a fun dinner in support of Nungalinya College. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

Performer at the King's annual fundraiser

The King's Home Concert for ABM, May 2013 - Dwight and Alice King have hosted an annual concert in their home for 16 years to raise money for ABM. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

Janine Paterson

 A Sausage Sizzle for South Sudan, August 2012 - Supporter Janine Paterson tells of her parish, the Anglican Parish of Mossman/Port Douglas (Diocese of North Queensland), and their efforts to raise funds for South Sudan. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

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