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Once you've sent your message, why not go and make someone a coffee and write them something encouraging on a sticky note.  Go on, it will only take you 4 mins but we reckon it will change their whole day.

PO Box 30
Northlands, Western Australia
Australia

(+61) 433 130 237

12 Buckets, located in Perth Western Australia, is an early intervention strengths-based mentoring organisation established as a charity for at-risk and disadvantaged children.

The predominantly volunteer run organisation is committed to innovation and generosity, helping children discover their capacity to give - regardless of background or circumstance.

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12 Buckets Blog

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Future Looks Bright for 12 Buckets Young Ambassador

Melinda Tognini

Meet Rohit, 12 Buckets' second Young Ambassador for 2017. Rohit has become an integral and valued member of the 12 Buckets community, and we're rapt that, instead of saying goodbye, we have the privilege of continuing to walk alongside and partner with him as he heads off to high school. As he graduates from primary school, he is a markedly different young man than the nervous boy who first walked into the 12 Buckets room in 2014.

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Goodbyes and New Beginnings at 12 Buckets

Melinda Tognini

As 2016 draws to a close, 12 Buckets will farewell a number of students as they graduate from primary school and head off to high school.

Now, money raised from our Bassendean on the Green concert will enable 12 Buckets to expand its program into high schools in 2017. This will mean that, instead of saying goodbye, we'll be able to continue walking alongside students through their teenage years.

Another new initiative is our Junior Ambassador program and it's our great delight to introduce one of our inaugural ambassadors ...

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MISSION ACCOMPLISHED: 12 Trees for 12 Buckets!

Melinda Tognini

We are thrilled to say, we achieved this goal!! We've have left it up for you to read about and we will provide more updates soon!!

Marion Ferguson's earliest memory is of sitting on the ground at Shark Bay, eye level with thousands of everlasting daisies. She's been fascinated by plants ever since, so much so, that she has spent most of her adult life either as a gardener or working in nurseries.

Now, she's using her green thumb to transform the garden at Balga Primary School and to share her gardening knowledge with a group of 12 Buckets students.

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New School Announced For 12 Buckets

Travis Fitch

There is much to celebrate in 2016 for 12 Buckets.  Not least is the announcement of the 12 Buckets program being established in a new school.  Boyare Primary School, located in Mirrabooka, is set to welcome the 12 Buckets program from Semester 2 of 2016.

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WACOSS Community Service Excellence Awards 2016

Travis Fitch

12 Buckets is thrilled to be announced as a finalist in the WACOSS Community Service Excellence awards for 2016.  The awards are a partnership between the State Government and the WA Council of Social Service (WACOSS).  WACOSS is the peak body for the community services sector.

Community Services Minister Tony Simpson said...

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A Look Into West Coast's Business Over Breakfast

Travis Fitch

A new collaborative partnership between Malaga Business & Districts Association and 12 Buckets has given local business and community leaders the opportunity to learn from seasoned West Coast Eagles CEO, Trevor Nisbett.

Eighty local business people gathered for breakfast on Wednesday, 20 April to learn more about the work of 12 Buckets in the community and to hear Mr Nisbett's insights on the...

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Intern's Commitment Leads To Employment

Melinda Tognini

Verity Besseling has a long history in volunteering and education, both of which originated while travelling around Australia in her twenties. However, she has also worked on the mines, run a restaurant and taught kindy dance. Now, she adds 12 Buckets intern to the list.

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