1003 bears sponsored to 662 primary schools by 555 sponsors... Thank You Chaplain Terry Lees For Donating Ernest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to St Joseph's Catholic School - MOUNT ISA John O'Brien THE CITY OF BLACKTOWN RSL SUB BRANCH - Our most recent donor - Thank you Thank You Vincent Crabbes Creek General Store For Donating Albert Murray - Western Front Bear to Crabbes Creek Public School - CRABBES CREEK Thank You Gay Lavery For Donating Bernadette O'Meara - Nurse Bear to West Ulverstone Primary School - ULVERSTONE Thank You Railton HADLER Families For Donating Bert Jones - Light Horse Bear to Sandgate State School - SANDGATE Thank You The Rossi Family For Donating Bert Jones - Light Horse Bear to Mortlake Public School - CONCORD Thank You Military Shop For Donating John Murray - Wounded Bear to Canberra Grammar School - RED HILL Thank You Major Andrew Lam (St Marys 1986-89) For Donating Ernest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to St Mary's Primary School - MORUYA Thank You CAE For Donating Thomas Hendy - Flying Corps Bear to Alice Springs School of the Air - ALICE SPRINGS Thank You Winchelsea RSL For Donating Thomas Hendy - Flying Corps Bear to Winchelsea Primary School - WINCHELSEA Thank You Humanities department Redlands College For Donating Bernadette O'Meara - Nurse Bear to Redlands College - WELLINGTON POINT

Fundraisers backing Bears to School

Community involvement lies at the heart of the Bears to School idea. The initiative is a way to involve every person in the community in preserving our Anzac heritage; local businesses, not-for-profits, parents and schoolchildren. There are also many organisations who rely on fundraising appeals to support the charitable work they do in their local […]

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Chief sends Bears to School

Private Ernest Harvey and Nurse Bernadette O’Meara are on their way to Lonsdale Point Primary School in Victoria, where they will be sharing their stories of service with young students eager to learn about Australia’s Anzac heritage. These two special bears were recently donated by the Chief of the Defence Force, Gen. Angus Campbell, who […]

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