The Smith Family Update

All leaders at COS have a child sponsored on their behalf. As part of our commitment to supporting education in Australia, the Lyone Foundation has been a sponsor

St Vincent de Paul Update

Since joining forces in September 2020 with the New South Wales branch of St Vincent de Paul Society (“Vinnies”) for a three-year partnership, the Lyone Foundation

The Big Dreams Program Update

Big Dreams Update

Buldau Yioohgen, which means ‘Big Dreams’ in Woiwurrung language, continues to be a cornerstone program within Anglicare Victoria, empowering First Nations youth.

DPIL Indigenous Program

DPIL Program Update

With the support of the Lyone Foundation, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library will be able to add more First Nations titles to their library.

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Dolly Parton Update

In the years 2022 and 2023, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Australia celebrated a decade of fostering literacy and imagination among children across the nation.

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Hope in a Suitcase

Hope in a Suitcase, a not-for-profit organisation, aims to support and empower these children, reminding them of their worth and importance.

Newborn Intensive Care Foundation

Newborn IC Foundation

The Newborn Intensive Care Foundation is dedicated to supporting cutting-edge research, advocating for policy changes, and providing essential resources to NICUs.

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Cottage by the Sea

Cottage by the Sea offers a range of programs, including residential camps, day programs, and outreach services, to support children and young people in need.



This initiative focuses on providing educational opportunities in geographically isolated locations in Central Australia.

Parkinson’s Tasmania

Parkinson’s Tasmania

A voluntary non-profit organisation providing support for people living with Parkinson’s disease their carers and families.