Each year St. John’s Crisis Centre in Surfers Paradise provides Christmas Hampers and toys to those families struggling in our community. Last year they provided more than . This year they are aiming for In addition to a tasty hamper, they also organise Christmas gifts for our families. These are often the only gifts they receive, and the Crisis centre staff and volunteers try to match gifts to recipients wherever possible.
Our students, parents and staff participated in the annual Christmas appeal again this year. It is so heart-warming to see so many donations collected in the Early Learning Centre, Primary and Secondary Campuses, amounting to two truckloads of non-perishable food items and toys. This is a wonderful initiative and a great tradition that our community proudly supports.