Charities commitment good news for Australians in need

St Vincent de Paul Society

The St Vincent de Paul Society of Australia has welcomed today’s commitment by the Australian Labor Party to establish a national blueprint for the not-for-profit sector.

St Vincent de Paul Society National President Claire Victory said the announcement recognises the critical role charities play in supporting the most vulnerable in our community.

‘Vinnies has stood with Australians in need for almost 170 years, providing emergency relief, housing and other support services,’ Ms Victory said.

‘Today’s announcement recognises the essential role that charities play in supporting Australians in need and our significant contribution to the broader economy.

‘While

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