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Top 100 charities for donations received

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Top 100 charities for 4 year aggregate donations and bequests

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Name Main Activity Yearly Average 4 Year donations % of Aggregate
1 WORLD VISION AUSTRALIA $326,450,000 $1,305,800,000 3.72%
2 THE PAUL RAMSAY FOUNDATION $242,186,500 $968,746,000 2.76%
3 SALVATION ARMY EASTERN $100,354,147 $401,416,589 1.14%
4 AUSTRALIAN RED CROSS SOCIETY $95,314,263 $381,257,053 1.09%
5 LDS CHARITABLE TRUST FUND $89,192,527 $356,770,109 1.02%
6 MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES AUSTRALIA LIMITED $82,863,220 $331,452,880 0.94%
7 COMPASSION AUSTRALIA $76,447,620 $305,790,479 0.87%
8 UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY $69,888,521 $279,554,084 0.80%
9 THE CANCER COUNCIL NSW $65,364,750 $261,459,000 0.75%
10 UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE $63,230,584 $252,922,334 0.72%
11 RINEHART FAMILY MEDICAL FOUNDATION INC $62,541,179 $250,164,714 0.71%
12 THE SMITH FAMILY $61,289,250 $245,157,000 0.70%
13 THE FRED HOLLOWS FOUNDATION $56,213,609 $224,854,434 0.64%
14 OXFAM AUSTRALIA $54,332,835 $217,331,338 0.62%
15 THE MOVEMBER GROUP PTY LIMITED AS TRUSTEE FOR THE MOVEMBER FOUNDATION $53,994,270 $215,977,078 0.62%
16 MINDEROO FOUNDATION $50,469,139 $201,876,556 0.58%
17 HILLSONG CHURCH LTD $48,546,379 $194,185,516 0.55%
18 THE UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND $48,494,409 $193,977,636 0.55%
19 THE TRUSTEE FOR PETER MACCALLUM CANCER FOUNDATION $45,204,112 $180,816,446 0.52%
20 SALVATION ARMY SOUTHERN $44,400,250 $177,601,000 0.51%
21 UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA $39,476,303 $157,905,213 0.45%
22 CANCER COUNCIL VICTORIA $38,377,000 $153,508,000 0.44%
23 VISION AUSTRALIA $37,851,500 $151,406,000 0.43%
24 UNIVERSITY OF NSW $34,276,000 $137,104,000 0.39%
25 THE GARVAN INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL RESEARCH $32,997,500 $131,990,000 0.38%
26 AUSTRALIA FOR UNHCR $32,969,237 $131,876,948 0.38%
27 CHILDFUND AUSTRALIA $32,278,230 $129,112,921 0.37%
28 THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS AUSTRALIA $31,764,532 $127,058,127 0.36%
29 CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY RELIGIOUS EDUCATION COLLEGE INC $30,953,791 $123,815,164 0.35%
30 PLAN INTERNATIONAL AUSTRALIA $29,373,068 $117,492,273 0.33%
31 GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT GROUP $29,345,002 $117,380,006 0.33%
32 ROTARY AUSTRALIA OVERSEAS AID FUND $29,254,528 $117,018,112 0.33%
33 LDS CHARITIES AUSTRALIA $29,000,000 $116,000,000 0.33%
34 SAVE THE CHILDREN AUSTRALIA $28,833,877 $115,335,507 0.33%
35 THE TRUSTEE FOR GARVAN RESEARCH FOUNDATION $28,724,744 $114,898,974 0.33%
36 CEREBRAL PALSY ALLIANCE $28,545,500 $114,182,000 0.33%
37 THE TRUSTEE FOR LDS EDUCATIONAL BUILDING FUND $28,500,000 $114,000,000 0.32%
38 CARITAS AUSTRALIA $28,130,127 $112,520,508 0.32%
39 AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL AUSTRALIA $28,033,938 $112,135,751 0.32%
40 UNITED ISRAEL APPEAL REFUGEE RELIEF FUND LIMITED $27,853,001 $111,412,004 0.32%
41 GUIDE DOGS NSW/ACT $27,340,085 $109,360,341 0.31%
42 STARLIGHT CHILDRENS FOUNDATION AUSTRALIA $27,128,765 $108,515,058 0.31%
43 CANTEEN THE AUSTRALIAN ORGANISATION FOR YOUNG PEOPLE LIVING WITH CANCER $26,300,715 $105,202,861 0.30%
44 AUSTRALIAN COMMITTEE FOR UNICEF LIMITED $26,174,561 $104,698,245 0.30%
45 WORLD WIDE FUND FOR NATURE AUSTRALIA $26,125,954 $104,503,814 0.30%
46 THE LEUKAEMIA FOUNDATION OF AUSTRALIA LIMITED $25,389,805 $101,559,218 0.29%
47 CHRISTIAN OUTREACH CENTRE $25,043,608 $100,174,433 0.29%
48 THE MCCUSKER CHARITABLE FOUNDATION $25,025,000 $100,100,000 0.29%
49 THE ROYAL CHILDRENS HOSPITAL FOUNDATION LIMITED $23,918,419 $95,673,674 0.27%
50 CANCER COUNCIL QUEENSLAND $23,724,122 $94,896,488 0.27%
51 CBM AUSTRALIA $23,556,500 $94,226,000 0.27%
52 MISSION AUSTRALIA $23,136,898 $92,547,590 0.26%
53 WATCHTOWER BIBLE AND TRACT SOCIETY OF AUSTRALIA $23,058,184 $92,232,735 0.26%
54 THE HEART RESEARCH INSTITUTE LTD $22,395,547 $89,582,186 0.26%
55 ST VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY NSW $22,110,917 $88,443,667 0.25%
56 THE ROYAL SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS NEW SOUTH WALES $22,031,309 $88,125,235 0.25%
57 ROYAL SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS QUEENSLAND LIMITED $21,396,579 $85,586,316 0.24%
58 THE TRUSTEE FOR CHANNEL 7 TELETHON TRUST $20,562,910 $82,251,641 0.23%
59 CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY AUSTRALIA $19,934,211 $79,736,844 0.23%
60 ST VINCENTS HEALTH AUSTRALIA LTD $19,664,958 $78,659,831 0.22%
61 ART GALLERY OF NSW TRUST $19,270,500 $77,082,000 0.22%
62 GREENPEACE AUSTRALIA PACIFIC LIMITED $18,834,148 $75,336,590 0.21%
63 THE SYDNEY CHILDRENS HOSPITALS NETWORK RANDWICK AND WESTMEAD INCORPORATING THE ROYAL ALEXANDRA HOSPITAL FOR CHILDREN $18,826,860 $75,307,439 0.21%
64 SYDNEY CHILDRENS HOSPITALS FOUNDATION LIMITED $18,777,739 $75,110,956 0.21%
65 MCAULEY PROPERTY LIMITED $18,605,634 $74,422,535 0.21%
66 ROYAL INSTITUTE FOR DEAF AND BLIND CHILDREN $18,422,744 $73,690,976 0.21%
67 THE TRUSTEE FOR THE MONASH UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION $18,378,000 $73,512,000 0.21%
68 BUSH HERITAGE AUSTRALIA $17,863,500 $71,454,000 0.20%
69 CAMP QUALITY LIMITED $17,386,581 $69,546,325 0.20%
70 THE PERPETUAL FOUNDATION $17,356,895 $69,427,578 0.20%
71 SERPENTINE FOUNDATION PTY LIMITED AS TRUSTEE FOR THE SERPENTINE FOUNDATION $16,932,950 $67,731,800 0.19%
72 ROYAL CHILDRENS HOSPITAL GOOD FRIDAY APPEAL $16,660,182 $66,640,727 0.19%
73 JEWISH COMMUNAL APPEAL $16,401,623 $65,606,493 0.19%
74 SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH IN AUSTRALIA $16,287,280 $65,149,119 0.19%
75 HUMAN APPEAL INTERNATIONAL AUSTRALIA $16,142,313 $64,569,252 0.18%
76 CATHOLIC MISSION $15,802,111 $63,208,442 0.18%
77 BLUECHP LIMITED $15,665,000 $62,660,000 0.18%
78 CANCER COUNCIL OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA INC $15,658,423 $62,633,692 0.18%
79 SAMARITANS PURSE AUSTRALASIA OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD LTD $15,397,814 $61,591,254 0.18%
80 THE TRUSTEE FOR HILLSONG FOUNDATION $15,252,610 $61,010,440 0.17%
81 CHILDRENS HOSPITAL FOUNDATION QUEENSLAND $15,103,817 $60,415,266 0.17%
82 MURDOCH CHILDRENS RESEARCH INSTITUTE $14,674,385 $58,697,538 0.17%
83 CARE AUSTRALIA $14,616,927 $58,467,708 0.17%
84 NATIONAL HEART FOUNDATION OF AUSTRALIA NSW DIVISION $14,520,878 $58,083,513 0.17%
85 NATIONAL BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION $14,462,207 $57,848,826 0.16%
86 THE TRUSTEE FOR THE COUNCIL FOR JEWISH EDUCATION IN SCHOOLS $14,314,313 $57,257,251 0.16%
87 LORD MAYORS CHARITABLE FUND $14,267,802 $57,071,206 0.16%
88 ST VINCENTS HOSPITAL SYDNEY LIMITED $14,054,020 $56,216,081 0.16%
89 CHILDRENS MEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE $13,885,646 $55,542,584 0.16%
90 IBAA $13,757,296 $55,029,183 0.16%
91 ANTI CANCER FOUNDATION OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA $13,585,001 $54,340,002 0.15%
92 CHILDRENS CANCER INSTITUTE AUSTRALIA $13,467,874 $53,871,495 0.15%
93 AUSTRALIAN WILDLIFE CONSERVANCY $13,459,622 $53,838,489 0.15%
94 BAKER HEART AND DIABETES INSTITUTE $13,237,341 $52,949,365 0.15%
95 EPWORTH MEDICAL FOUNDATION $13,233,528 $52,934,110 0.15%
96 THE TRUSTEE FOR THE SHINE ON FOUNDATION $13,221,189 $52,884,757 0.15%
97 TRANSFORM AID INTERNATIONAL LIMITED $13,143,688 $52,574,752 0.15%
98 THE ROYAL SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS VICTORIA $12,937,000 $51,748,000 0.15%
99 RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES TRUST $12,568,780 $50,275,118 0.14%
100 MAKE A WISH FOUNDATION OF AUSTRALIA LTD $12,491,295 $49,965,179 0.14%