The LMCT Gala Ball 'A Winter's Tale' was held on 1 August 2015 and was a great success! To read more and see some photos from the magical evening, please click here.

 

A Brisbane organisation providing critical support to returned servicemen and women and their families, has received backing from the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Trust (LMCT), with Wounded Heroes receiving a major funding grant to continue its service in the community. For more information, please click here.

 

 

 

LMCT Partners with FoundationH to deliver housing for people with disabilites. For more information click here

 

 

The Lady Mayoress met with staff and volunteers from Nundah's Cystic Fibrosis Bookshop. She witnessed first hand the wonderful work they do.

For more than 50 years, the Trust’s fundraising efforts have improved the wellbeing of the most marginalised, vulnerable members of the Brisbane community.

Established in the 1960s, the Trust continues the good work of the Lord Mayor whose mission is to improve the liveability of all Brisbane's residents.

The Trust’s work supports charities that assist people suffering from disability, homelessness, mental illness, drug or alcohol addiction, trauma, abuse or neglect.

Importantly Every dollar donated to the Trust is re-given.

Corporate partners, community groups and individual benefactors are confident donating to the Trust because of its ability to identify charities in genuine need of support. 

Many corporates choose the Trust because a single donation is distributed to many needy charities, taking away the hours of work needed to identify suitable philanthropic opportunities

Every dollar you donate to the Trust is re-given. One single donation can assist many worthy causes. The Trust's strict due diligence process does all the hard work for you and enables your donation to really make a difference.

The Trust seeks out DGR status charities that provide prevention strategies and support services for people and families who live with disability, are homeless, suffering mental illness or who offer services for drug or alcohol addiction, trauma, abuse or neglect. Click above for further information on our grants program.

The Lord Mayor's Charitable Trust wishes to thank those who generously provide their support to assist us with our work.

Join the Lord Mayor and the Lady Mayoress at the 2015 Annual Lord Mayor's Charitable Trust Gala Ball. For information on this and other events click the icon above.

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26 Aug 2015

MEDIA RELEASE

Vital funding to support Brisbane’s military family

A Brisbane organisation providing critical support to returned servicemen and women and their families, has received backing from the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Trust (LMCT), with Wounded Heroes receiving a major funding grant to continue its service in the community.

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22 Aug 2014

In August, the Lord Mayor Graham Quirk and Lady Mayoress Mrs Anne Quirk awarded FoundationH $250,000 to complete four custom-designed houses that will become a permanent home for sixteen young people with disabilities who want to live independently of their families, but not live in isolation from their communities. Read more...

29 Nov 2013

Helping those less fortunate celebrate Christmas

 

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk is encouraging residents to dig deep for The Lord Mayor's Annual Christmas Appeal that kicks off today (Friday, 29 November), helping to raise funds to spread Christmas cheer to those less fortunate.

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18 Nov 2013

Media Release - Lord Mayor's Charitable Trust September Grant Round Recipients announced

 “Since 2004 the Trust has raised over $4.8 million, with nearly $220,000 raised last financial year through fundraising and donations. As a result the Trust was able to donate $217,000 to 71 Brisbane charities to enable them to continue providing exceptional services”.

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