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Legacy is a charity providing services to Australian families suffering financially and socially after the incapacitation or death of a spouse or parent, during or after their defence force service. We currently care for around 90,000 widows and 1,900 children and disabled dependants throughout Australia.

Legacy Week
2014 marks the centenary of the start of World War I.

As one of Australia’s most iconic charities, Legacy grew out of the ashes of the Great War and 90 years on still supports around 90,000 families of Defence personnel who have given their lives or their health for their country.

Australians will have the chance to show their support for these very special families by buying a badge during Legacy Week, from August 31 to September 6, 2014.


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Legacy Week Merchandise
New Legacy merchandise will be available at selected badge selling points and from our fantastic volunteers on the streets during Legacy Week

Look out for the brand new $20 Badge which features the camouflage colours for the Australian Army. This new badge is to acknowledge the services of our Defence personnel from Iraq, East Timor and Afghanistan.

And keep a look out for our very cute Tri-Service bears!


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Legacy Media
Here is some interesting media coverage which recently appeared in The Canberra Times about to the need to commemorate the sacrifice of not only our diggers, but their families.

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Paint for a Mate Project has hit Bega
Berger is applying fresh coats of colour to 40 homes around Australia as part of the company’s support of Legacy and war widow Mavis Wheeler is the latest to have her home upgraded. Mrs Wheeler lost her husband Leslie as a result of his army service and since moving to Bega from Queensland has had regular visits from Legacy’s Peter Florance. She said Legacy’s support and advice was a real comfort – but there was one phone call that would prove more surprising than most.

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Remembrance Golf Day
Welcome Home
On behalf of everybody at Legacy, thank you to the 26,500 Australian Defence Force personnel for your outstanding efforts in Afghanistan. With the official announcement of the conclusion of the mission in Uruzgan we remember both those who gave their lives and those who are now on their way home. Thank you for your service to Australia and thank you to your families who have supported you through your deployment.

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Remembrance Golf Day
LEGACY REMEMBRANCE GOLF DAY
Remembrance Golf Day is a partnership among Golf Australia, Legacy and the Australian Defence Force to raise funds to support families of our fallen and wounded Service men and women.

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LEGACY TURNS 90


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