Fundraisers and Events
ASHA Pizza Challenge 2016
The ASHA Pizza and Games Night is upcoming on the 23rd October 2016. Grab a few mates, form a team and you will be in for a pizzastic time! The fastest team to devour 3 pizzas will score themselves a week of free boxing classes! Held at the New York Slice Southbank - 189 Grey Street South Brisbane.
Team ASHA Melbourne Marathon 2016
Come and support ASHA Charity in the upcoming Melbourne Marathon 2016. All funds are being raised towards urgent surgery for Vineet, a 18month old boy born with a congenital heart condition.
ASHA Inaugural Futsal Competition 2016
Congratulations to Kpop Babez - the futsal champions! We are pleased to announced that yesterday's event raised over $600, which will be directed towards ASHA's overseas projects.
On Mother's Day 2016 we celebrated the most important woman in our lives amidst family and friends with a night full of delicious food and entertainment, while raising well-needed awareness and funds for ASHA's healthcare and education projects. Explore our photos from the evening, and learn more about our maternal health projects.
Voice Against Rape
#Voiceagainstrape is a mission co-ordinated by Asika Pelenda to support surviviors of rape through the provision of better healthcare and by petitioning for speedier court proceedings.
Learn more and sign the petition online at: facebook.com/voiceagainstrapeDMC
Federation Square Bollywood Night
ASHA Melbourne put on a Bollywood extravaganza right in the middle of Melbourne's CBD at Federation Square. The big screen presented 'Yeh Jawanni Hai Deewani' and the stage was lit up by Jhoom Bollywood, Bey Dance Group, The Dreaming, Anita Rai and Jena Marino & Adi. ASHA volunteers captivated the Melbourne audience and raised funds for Shri Arunodayam - a disability home we visited in Chennai, India.
The ASHA #Nepalrebuild Charity Dinner was an entertaining night to help raise funds for the victims of the devastating earthquakes that shook Nepal in 2015. All our guests dressed up in their finest sarees and suits to enjoy a lovely dinner for a lovely cause.
Dhoom Dance is a Sydney based fusion dance group dedicated to supporting ASHA events. These amazingly skilful dancers combine Indian and Western flavours to produce incredible performances. See more of their work at their Facebook Page: facebook.com/dhoomdancers.
ASHA Trivia Night
ASHA Trivia Night 2015 was held at Melbourne University with several teams attending to show their trivia knowledge. A competitive but fun night for all, we were able to raise valuable funds for our overseas projects. The champions of the night are pictured below.
ASHA held our inaugural Father’s Day Sports Carnival in September 2013 at the North Melbourne Recreation Centre. Teams competed in indoor soccer and cricket, followed by a relaxing BBQ lunch. All proceeds went to Australian Men’s Shed Association, a local men’s mental health charity dedicated to raising awareness of men's health in the community..
Our inaugural Charity Cocktail night raised $942.50 for the stationery, classroom rugs and food rations for the Muskaan School in the slums of Bhopal, India. The night proved to be an exciting occasion, with great opportunities to network and socialise. We look forward to hosting more cocktail nights in the future.
Annual Charity Ball
The Grand Annual Charity Ball was held in Townsville 2013 and became one of our first large scale events. Guests frocked up and attended a night of fine dining and dancing. The ball provided a positive atmosphere to make social connections, as well as promote the charity for community
ASHA Mother's Day Dinner and Cultural Show
The inaugural Mother's Day Dinner was held in May 2013 in Darebin. It was a highly successful night for the organisation as one of ASHA's first major events.