Fundraising Events

If you are holding an event to raise funds for DVConnect, please let us know by emailing and we can help you promote it. Before fundraising for DVConnect, you will need to complete an Authority to Fundraise Form, send it to us and we’ll send you a letter stating permission has been granted.


Next Event

Ladies Night:  Roaring 20s, Friday 17 October 2020

You are invited to the Mirvac Enriching Communities Gainsborough Greens Roaring 20’s Gala Fun..draiser to raise funds for DVConnect.
2020 has been a remarkable time in our lives – a year of great change and a timely reminder about the importance of human connection, the strength of community and the significance of kindness we share and need in our lives. Our Roaring 20’s Gala is a special evening designed for you!
An exciting and entertaining evening awaits you and features:
  • Fashion Parade
  • Auctions/Raffles
  • Heartfelt inspirational speeches from DVConnect
  • Surprises worth your giving love 
We encourage you to Book your Ticket soon (we have limited capacity).
We look forward to welcoming you to this special evening – feel free to share this Invite with your friends � Thank you to Gainsborough Greens by Mirvac for making this event possible .
DVConnect will receive the funds raised from the Auction and Raffle.
Can’t attend but want to donate?
You can do so here  


Significant Dates & Events

  • 8 March every year: International Women’s Day
  • May every year: The month of May is Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month
  • 1 May every year:  National Day to remember those who have lost their lives as a result of domestic and family violence.
  • First Wednesday of May every year: Candle Lighting Vigil to remember those who have lost their lives as a result of domestic violence.
  • October every year: The month of October is Sexual Violence Awareness month.


Thank you DVConnect for saving my Mums life, and mine. You guys getting us out of there changed everything. Thank you so much. Life is good now! 

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Your donation will help us...

  • Provide support to women and children to re-build their lives in our bridging accommodation.
  • Provide emergency transport and accommodation for women and children in crisis due to domestic and family violence.
  • Provide safety planning, crisis counselling and information to those impacted by violence.
  • Educate Queenslanders on how to help family/friends/colleagues who have experienced or are currently experiencing domestic and family violence.