Who we are

The Charitable Foundation (TCF) is an Australian Private Ancillary Fund dedicated to help eradicate poverty and conflict through humanitarian relief, development assistance and the pursuit of peace.

Since 2001 TCF has partnered with a diverse group of Australian and overseas non-governmental organizations to deliver a broad range of timely, practical, sustainable and cost-efficient projects. We are pleased by the substantial difference that TCF has been able to make for 3.6 million poor people in Africa and South East Asia and hope that we will reach many more in the years to come.





3.6 Million

Lives Changed

Project highlights

Changing lives, one water tap at a time.

Access to clean water has always been a challenge in Thet Kal Kan, a village in Myaing Township, which houses almost 1,000 residents. Although the village is next to a large dam, the dam is fed by runoff from nearby fields, making the water visibly dirty as it is contaminated with agricultural chemicals, and has a pungent smell. Residents though, have few alternatives, and use […]

The Founders

The Charitable Foundation is part of a group of entities and organisations founded by the Killelea family. You are encouraged to explore the links below.

Out now - the highly anticipated debut book from Steve Killelea, founder of The Charitable Foundation and the Global Peace Index.