Annual Report Queensland 2017-18

This financial year has seen the Society continue to deliver much need home visitations, programs and services across the State. The 2017-18 Annual Report acknowledges the aspirations and resilience of the people we support, by focusing on With heart, there's hope, and showcases the invaluable and hardworking members, volunteers and staff doing our good works, while celebrating their dedication and commitment. Highlights include:

  • Assisted 331,561 Queenslanders
  • Provided $231 million in financial assistance to people in need
  • Reached a total of 210 Conferences with 9,937 Members and volunteers
  • 147 Centres of Charity (Vinnies Shops)
  • 270 locations across Queensland
  • Raised more than $10.3 million thanks to public appeal donations and bequests
  • Invested $6.5 million into housing
  • Raised a record $1.5 million at Vinnies CEO Sleepout and Community Sleepout events
  • Provided safe, secure and affordable accommodation for 1,203 people
  • Won a second prestigious gold award at the Australasian Reporting Awards for the Society’s 2016-17 Annual Report
  • Named 2018 Queensland Great institution by the Queensland Government.