The Roadies

The Roadies are back for some exciting events in 2018!

On Monday 19th November – The Roadies will be at Westfield Marion outside the Foodcourt / Aldi entrance
Catch them from 11am for some great giveaways:


The 15 Can Challenge is back for 2018!
Once again we are challenging YOU to donate 15 non perishable food items to help people in need this Christmas.

This year these food hampers will be given to Puddle Jumpers Incorporated. Heart for Adelaide recipients, a charity that run with 100% volunteers providing  services to hundreds of vulnerable children and disadvantaged families in Adelaide.
Each time you go shopping just pick up an extra can or non perishable item for someone in need. Toiletries and small Christmas gifts are also welcome.

A big thanks to Kytons who are kindly donating a 700 gram Tradition Christmas Pudding into each hamper!
Start collecting now and you can drop them off to our Roadies locations each Monday or at one of our Collection Points:

1079 Life studios – 3 Lumiere Lane Hendon
Auto One– 92 Kelly Road Modbury
Parkside Electrical Services – 261 Fullarton Road. Parkside
Assured Home Care – 20 Rosslyn Street. Mile End South

Upcoming Roadies locations:
Monday 19th November – Westfield Marion
Monday 26th November– Elizabeth City Centre

“Play TAG -with The Roadies” – UPDATE! 

Drakes Community Dollars
Have you got your Drakes Key Tag? Pick one up from The Roadies or 1079 Life studios and each time you shop at a Drakes Supermarket make sure to show your Drakes Key Tag. For every $2 you spend 1 cent comes back to our station. What an easy way to support the work of 1079 Life!

Heart for Adelaide Award
Do you know of a group of volunteers or an organisation that generously gives its time to help others in the community? We’d love to present them with 1079 Life’s Heart for Adelaide award. Nominate them here.

SACBA  Bilby Award Winners for Community Engagement 2014 & 2018

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