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On Tuesday 6 May, with the support of program partners Quat Quatta and ICEE Packaging Koala Kids volunteers delivered delicious meals to 50 nurses at Monash Children’s Hospital. The following Tuesday, to coincide with International Nurses Day, we delivered another 50 meals Quat Quatta meals to nurses at The Alfred.
Both initiatives were featured on local television news bulletins the same evening.

When their operations were curtailed by the pandemic, both Quat Quatta and Slide Productions didn’t hesitate to offer their support to thank nurses. Quat Quatta offers new menus each week for take-home meals too and Slide Productions has been delivering Koala Kids cartons to families and hospitals during COVID-19.

TEN NEWS FIRST COVERAGE

Over the past week, Koala Kids volunteers have delivered delicious meals to 100 nurses from Monash Children's Hospital and The Alfred cooked and donated by Quat Quatta as well as amazing food packs to families with children undergoing cancer treatment, cooked and donated by Treat Catering 🧡⁣⁣Thank you 7NEWS Melbourne 9 News Melbourne and 10 News First for covering our stories.⁣⁣We are extremely grateful for the initiatives of both of these companies who’ve had to close their regular business during the pandemic and have activated take away meals and cooked up a storm for Koala Kids.⁣⁣It is so good to know that while we have had to suspend our fundraising and interactive volunteer activities in the hospitals, both Quat Quatta and Treat Catering are still supporting Koala Kids. Quat Quatta has hosted our annual fundraising lunch for five years and Treat Catering donates regular picnic lunches for staff and families in the Children’s Cancer Centre.⁣⁣SLIDE PRODUCTIONS #slideproductions⁣#mitchellsadventure. #koalakids⁣#webelievehappyhelps #quatquatta #ICEEColdFoldBoxes

Posted by Koala Kids Foundation on Wednesday, 13 May 2020

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