Albany's BIG Sleep-Out 2023

Published on Thursday, 10 August 2023 at 11:02:36 AM

Albany Public Library is supporting Albany's BIG Sleep Out 2023. 
From Monday 14th August – Saturday 26th August,  Albany Public Library will be a collection point for items that will be passed on to Foodbank, Anglicare and PIVOT.
Some examples of helpful donations are: 
  • A good pair of walking shoes
  • Backpacks
  • Sleeping bags and blankets
  • New underwear and socks
  • Supermarket and other store vouchers
  • Toiletries
  • Feminine Hygiene Products
  • Wet Wipes
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Cold Weather Clothing / Rain Gear
  • Gloves and Beanies
  • Reusable Containers / Large Zip Lock Bags
  • Food items such as crackers, nuts, fruit cups, peanut butter, tinned meat
You can join the sleep out (or sponsor a sleeper!) at this year's Annual BIG Sleep Out fundraising for the Albany Community Foundation's Homelessness Fund which is accessible by our local service agencies supporting those experiencing or at risk of homelessness.
Keep an eye out for our sponsored sleepers, or make a donation at

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