Support the Vinnies CEO Sleepout

For the past 17 years, hundreds of business, government and community leaders have participated in the annual Vinnies CEO Sleepout on one of the longest and coldest nights of the year to gain a glimpse into the daily reality for tens of thousands of Australians experiencing homelessness.

 sleeping bag on concrete beside water

In addition to funding crisis accommodation, food, health care, counselling, employment, and support to find a permanent home for thousands of people across the country, Vinnies also helps to provide education opportunities like ACU’s Clemente Australia.

 Acting Associate Director, Identity & Mission, Robert Tonkli, will again represent ACU in this event. On 23 June, he’ll get a small glimpse into what it’s like to sleep rough. While it won’t be a comfortable night, he says it’s worth it to help make a difference in the lives of those who go without, every night of the year.

As well as fundraising for essential services, participants hear from people with lived experience of homelessness and learn about the factors that contribute to the growing number of people facing housing instability.

Support Robert and the CEO Sleepout by visiting his donation page

We wish Robert all the very best in representing ACU at this event and raising much-needed funds for those in need.

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