All donations of $2 or more to TEAR Australia (ABN 85 085 413 832) are tax deductible. TEAR Australia is registered as a charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission (ACNC) and as a Public Benevolent Institution with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status with the Australian Tax Office.
TEAR Australia is a registered charity with the ACNC, the independent national regulator of charities. See acnc.gov.au
TEAR Australia is fully accredited with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and receives funding through DFAT’s Australian NGO Cooperation Program. This program recognises the unique strengths that non-government organisations (NGOs) like TEAR Australia bring to development activities and both complements and strengthens Australia’s overall aid efforts. NGOs have particular expertise, networks and reach to support the poorest and most vulnerable in communities. Australian NGOs funded through DFAT undergo a rigorous accreditation process which provides DFAT, and the Australian public, with confidence that TEAR is delivering cost effective, practical and direct poverty reduction programs. See dfat.gov.au
TEAR Australia is a member of ACFID, the peak Council for Australian not-for-profit aid and development organisations working to attain a world where gross inequality and extreme poverty are eradicated. TEAR Australia is committed to full adherence to the ACFID Code of Conduct, demonstrating high standards of integrity and accountability. See: acfid.asn.au/code-of-conduct.
TEAR Australia is a member of Integral, an alliance of Christian relief and development agencies responding to emergency situations around the world. Our membership with Integral provides us with opportunities to learn and respond quickly when disasters happen. See integralalliance.org
TEAR Australia is an accredited foundation partner of the CMA Standards Council, meeting the CMA Standards Council's Principles and Standards of Responsible Stewardship. See: http://www.cmasc.net.au
TEAR Australia is a signatory to Charter4Change – an initiative, led by both National and International NGOs, to practically implement changes to the way the Humanitarian System operates to enable a more locally-led response in the provision of humanitarian aid. See: https://charter4change.org
Renew Our World is a global movement of Christians praying, living and campaigning to make the world fair and sustainable, bringing God's kingdom closer, so that everyone, everywhere can enjoy fullness of life. TEAR leads Renew Our World in Australia.
TEAR Australia is a founding member of the Micah Global (formally Micah Network), a global Christian community of organisations and individuals committed to integral mission. See micahnetwork.org
Micah Australia (formally Micah Challenge Australia) is a coalition of churches and Christian organisations working to gather, inspire and empower Australian Christians as advocates, to share God’s heart for justice and raise a powerful voice with and for people in poor communities around the world. TEAR was a founding member of Micah Challenge Australia and continues to be a driving force behind Micah Australia. See: http://www.micahaustralia.org
TEAR Australia is a driving force behind the Campaign for Australian Aid, a movement of people, organisations, communities and businesses who believe that Australia can and should do more to help build a better, fairer future for all. See australianaid.org
Missions Interlink is the Australian network for global mission. Missions Interlink operates across Australia providing training and networking opportunities, sharing information and resources, facilitating collaboration and high standards of practice, and advocating on behalf of it's Members and Associates. See missionsinterlink.org.au