Useful Links

A history of Tasmanian benevolent societies:
http://www.utas.edu.au/library/companion_to_tasmanian_history/B/Benevolent%20Societies.htm

 

2011 ABC Giving Tree donations help Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://www.abc.net.au/local/stories/2011/11/17/3369531.htm

 

Launceston social enterprise makes first donation to Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://blog.baby-teresa.com/2009/10/donation-1-launceston-benevolent.html

 

Historical record for Launceston Benevolent Society management meeting 1854:
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/36288549

 

Launceston Benevolent Society one of four charities to benefit from The Examiner’s 2012 Empty Stocking Appeal:
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/1199251/launceston-carols-patrons-give-appeal-12000-boost/

 

PM Julia Gillard gives $50,000 funding to help Launceston Benevolent Society relocate:
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/375723/julia-gillard-woos-bass/

 

Historical account of AW Birchall’s involvement with Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://www.auspostalhistory.com/articles/1836.php

 

Launceston Benevolent Society 2012 Society Can Drive kicks off:
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/157527/can-do-attitude-the-way-to-help-needy-this-winter/

 

Harvest Launceston makes a $1700 donation to Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://harvestmarket.org.au/christmas-market-1-december/

 

Star Bar supports 2012 Empty Stocking Appeal, with funds donated to Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/766831/festive-spirit-hotel-raises-the-bar-on-giving/

 

The Examiner launches 2012 Winter Appeal with funds donated to Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/87780/appeal-goes-out-to-help-those-in-need/

 

Launceston Benevolent Society benefits from The Examiner’s Winter Appeals past and present:
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/156398/community-digs-deep-to-help-needy/

 

Historical account of Isaac Sherwin’s involvement with founding Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://www.holytrinityhobart.org/index.php?page=story&id=10

 

1908 Mercury clipping mentions fundraising efforts for Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/12655612

 

1881 Examiner clipping documenting an early Launceston Benevolent Society meeting:
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/38227995

 

2011 Empty Stocking Appeal supports Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/437074/carols-planners-are-aiming-high/

 

Biography for Isaac Sherwin, one of the Launceston Benevolent Society founders:
http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/sherwin-isaac-2656

 

Launceston Benevolent Society shares 2010 ABC Giving Tree donation with other charities:
http://www.abc.net.au/local/stories/2010/12/23/3100396.htm

 

Biography of early Launceston Benevolent Society member John Gleadow: http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/gleadow-john-ward-2100

 

ABC’s 2010 Giving Tree launches, with donations bound for Launceston Benevolent Society: http://www.abc.net.au/local/stories/2010/10/25/3047596.htm

 

Where does the money collected for the ABC Giving Tree go? http://www.abc.net.au/tasmania/stories/s2089100.htm

 

Launceston Benevolent Society mentioned in Baby Teresa donation update: http://blog.baby-teresa.com/2012/06/hobart-tasmania-salvation-army-donation.html

 

Biography of Ivan Badcock, who worked with Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/default.aspx?detail=1&type=A&id=NG02843

 

Governor Peter Underwood launches 2011 ABC Giving Tree, which supports Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://www.themercury.com.au/article/2011/11/18/277961_most-popular-stories.html

 

Launceston Benevolent Society supports disabled widow with a care package:
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/83193/no-jail-says-bash-victim/

 

Historical account of John Gleadow, who was a Launceston Benevolent Society member:
http://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/page/13/

 

Baby Teresa clothing donation to Launceston Benevolent Society:
http://thingstomakendo.blogspot.com.au/2009_09_01_archive.html

 

Launceston CEO John Stuart asks community to donate blankets and linen:
http://www.examiner.com.au/story/1524933/video-benevolent-society-blanket-plea/