970 bears sponsored to 641 primary schools by 539 sponsors... Thank You CAE For Donating Thomas Hendy - Flying Corps Bear to Beaconsfield Primary School - BEACONSFIELD KEITH PAYNE VC AM - Our most recent donor - Thank you Thank You Lieutenant Colonel James Rogers RAAEC For Donating Ernest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to St Benedict's Primary School - NARRABUNDAH Thank You CAE For Donating Thomas Hendy - Flying Corps Bear to Medowie Public School - MEDOWIE Thank You Russell For Donating Ernest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to Richmond State School - RICHMOND Thank You Charlestown Public School - Trisha Gill For Donating Earnest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to Charlestown Public School - CHARLESTOWN Thank You On behalf of Laura Fox, former student For Donating David Cohen - Lone Pine Bear to Montmorency South Primary School - MONTMORENCY Thank You Mrs Sharon Shahoud (teacher and RE Coordinator) For Donating Bert Jones - Light Horse Bear to Corpus Christi Primary School - Cranebrook - CRANEBROOK Thank You Defence Health For Donating Bert Jones - Light Horse Bear to St Philip's Christian College - SALAMANDER BAY Thank You Caloundra RSL Sub Branch & Caloundra Women's Auxiliary For Donating David Cohen - Lone Pine Bear to Unity College Caloundra - CALOUNDRA DC Thank You Craig McNally, Ramsay Health Care For Donating Ernest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to Westmead Public School - WESTMEAD

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Bears to School in good company at Anzac Day Football lunch

  This year, the Essendon Anzac Day supporters brunch hosted a few very special guests.Those who attended the event, held prior to the traditional Collingwood-Essendon fixture, had the privilege of listening to a group Anzac Invictus Games competitors that represented Australia and New Zealand at the 2018 Sydney Games. On stage were Matt...

NASHOS in Tweed Shire leading the way by donating Bears to School

Australia is fortunate to have a passionate and very active range of ex-service organisations that play a leading role in preserving our nation’s history of service. The National Servicemen’s Association of Australia (NSAA) or NASHOS, as they are commonly known, is one such veteran organisation with branches across Australia. Chances are that...

Cubic Defence donates Bears to Schools

One of the world’s leading training and simulation service providers, Cubic Defence, has joined the Bears to School program as a corporate supporter. The Australian division of Cubic Defence has donated seven bears to different schools attended by children or grandchildren of Cubic employees, including two Townsville primary schools. The...
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Bears in the Media


Teddy bears and books inspire schoolchildren to learn Anzac history

ABC News – 30/06/2018

Victoria Cross winner calling for change in primary schools

2GB Sydney – 23/04/2018

St Joseph’s call for Anzac teddy bears

The North West Star – 1/06/2018

Club Rivers donates Anzac teddy bears to five primary schools

St George & Sutherland Shire Leader – 28/06/2018