Salvos Christmas appeal supports locals

Tuesday, December 5th 2023
  • HERE TO HELP: Corps Officers Tony Barford and Sandra Mortimer accept generous donations from Cooma Community and Allied Health staff.

    By LUKE TREADWELL

    AROUND 62 percent of Australians are more stressed about their finances this year – As the cost-of-living crisis deepens, Salvos Christmas Appeal is more important than ever.

    The Salvation Army has launched its annual Christmas Appeal, aiming to raise $25 million to support Australians in need as the cost-of-living crisis continues to pinch.

    This year’s appeal coincides with new research by the Salvos, which found over 12.8 million Australians (62 percent) are more stressed about their finances this year compared to 52 percent at the same time last year.

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