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Social Justice

Matthew Talbot Christmas Appeal

From Head of Tevlin, John McCallum

The Matthew Talbot Christmas Appeal will run in Weeks 5, 6 and 7 of Term 4 until the end of November.  All boys from all Houses from Years 5-12 are encouraged to bring in toiletry items in order to be able to provide a Christmas gift hamper for the homeless and marginalised groups which the Matt Talbot Hostel provides assistance for. All donations can be brought into daily mentor meetings, or the Senior School Wellbeing Centre or Junior School Office.

Item list for Waverley to Bring in:

  • Toiletries, including small toothbrush and toothpaste packs, shaving foam and razors, deodorant, small shampoo.
  • Keyring torches and caps
  • Mens underwear, handkerchiefs and socks
  • Packets of playing cards and inexpensive wallets
  • Pens and small writing packs
  • Small packs of lollies
  • Environmentally friendly “Green” recyclable shopping bags