AU – RRT provides food for Operation Stitches Christmas Party
On Saturday the 5th of December 2015, 13 members from the Melbourne RRT supported Operation Stitches with 250 freshly cooked hamburgers and drinks at the Collingwood public housing high-rise towers; many young children and young adults attended a day full of amusement rides, games and competitions.
To add some cheer to the air, a live RRT Band came along as well; the band of young RRT members, ranging from 20-25 years of age, played some hearty tunes while all enjoyed the beautiful burgers!
Operation Stitches is a non-profit charity whose mission is to be a voice of hope through presenting positive life choices of personal responsibility and community values to disadvantaged inner-city kids growing up on Melbourne’s public housing estates.
Children who reside on Melbourne’s inner-city public housing estates are mostly disadvantaged by their poor economic living conditions – this means that they do not celebrate or receive any Christmas gifts at all.
RRT Melbourne were stoked to help achieve the Event organisers goal of “putting a SMILE on every young child/adults face” by providing a free meal, music and being part of an awesome day!
RRT is looking forward to working with Operation Stitches and many other charities helping those in need in the future.