Charity details

122 Main St
Croydon VIC 3136
Address For Service email
Charity Size
Who the charity helps
Victims of disaster
People in rural/regional/remote communities
People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
Overseas communities or charities
Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
Financially disadvantaged people
Children - aged 6 to under 15
Date established
Last reported
1 February 2021
Next report due
31 December 2021
Financial Year End

Summary of activities

Meal-a-Day works to relieve hunger, disadvantage, disability and homelessness in some of Asia-Pacific's poorest communities (outside Australia) by funding projects of our on-the-ground partners that variously provide fresh water, nutrition, shelter, education and healthcare. We continue to achieve our purpose by supporting: - disadvantaged girls in Malaysia - disadvantaged students in Thailand, Vanuatu and Nepal - migrant workers in India suffering food shortages due to Covid-19 - water saving activities in India. More: www.meal-a-day.asia/projects

Charity programs

Program name Classification
Relief Distribution Drive for migrant workers as a response to COVID 19 Basic and emergency aid
Education Project related to the provision of education to needy children in rural Nepal Equal opportunity in education
Access to Education for Marginalised Karen Children through school transport Education support
Medical & Covid-19 care for Home of Peace children Healthcare access
Promoting Efficient Use of Water in Irrigation in Rivulet Arvari, Sarsa & Bhagani Basin Water resources
Tanna Island School Nutrition Program Food aid

Where the charity operates


Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2022 31 December 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2022 31 December 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2021 31 December 2021 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2021 31 December 2021 Not yet submitted
Annual Information Statement 2020 31 January 2021 1 February 2021
Financial Report 2020 No due date Not required - small
Financial Report 2019 31 January 2020 24 January 2020
Annual Information Statement 2019 31 January 2020 24 January 2020
Financial Report 2018 31 March 2019 14 February 2019
Annual Information Statement 2018 31 March 2019 14 February 2019
Annual Information Statement 2017 31 January 2018 23 December 2017
Financial Report 2017 No due date 23 December 2017
Annual Information Statement 2016 31 January 2017 24 January 2017
Financial Report 2016 No due date 24 January 2017
Annual Information Statement 2015 31 January 2016 28 January 2016
Financial Report 2015 No due date 28 January 2016
Annual Information Statement 2014 31 January 2015 24 December 2014
Financial Report 2014 No due date 24 December 2014
Financial Report 2013 No due date Not required
Annual Information Statement 2013 No due date Not required


Title Date Reporting Year Download
Annual Report 24 January 2020 2019 Download
Governing Document 20 May 2019 Download
Annual Report 14 February 2019 2018 Download
Annual Report 8 May 2014 Download


Responsible People

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The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) 1 July 2018
Advancing social or public welfare 17 January 2014

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
17 January 2014 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.