Welcome to the Peter and Lyndy White Foundation

We are a Melbourne based philanthropic Foundation. Our prime mission is to enhance the quality of life of Victoria’s disadvantaged and vulnerable community members, in particular, the homeless, supporting them in making positive long-term changes in their lives.

Funding Principles

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10 Years

Our achievements and major projects from the past 10 years.


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Recent Projects

2019 – Wintringham’s Irving Benson House

$6.8M to purchase Irving Benson House which is in major need of renovations, with planning approvals in process we are looking to add an extra storey. In appreciation of the Foundation’s donations to Wintringham they have renamed Irving Benson House to be the Lyndell...

2019 – Hope Restart Centre

$1.2M a collaboration between a Bairnsdale local community group formed by a very passionate and committed group of concerned local residents to establish a 60 bed residential drug/alcohol rehabilitation centre to be run by Odyssey House....

2019 – Sacred Heart Mission

$100,000 towards the major redevelopment of their St Kilda Complex.

2019 – Andrew’s Centre

$20,000 to provide emergency financial assistance to those at risk of homelessness.

2019 – Berry Street GOALS

$1.1M for the replication of their GOALS (Going out and living successfully) – a live in mentor support program for young people leaving state care. Click this link to read more:...