Thanks to the generosity of our wonderful donors, we have achieved our target !
TOTAL Donations Received
(June 26, 2023)
The Charlotte Project
Charlotte Atkinson was one of the most accomplished women of her era and she lived in the Southern Highlands at Oldbury Farm in Sutton Forest
She was Australia’s first published children’s book author
She was a pioneer in the fight for women’s legal rights becoming the first Australian woman to secure legal custody of her own children
She was an extraordinary trailblazer in women’s education
Help us to raise $80,000 for a commemorative statue recognising charlotte Atkinson, to be erected at Berrima park
The Charlotte Project is part of a worldwide movement for commemorative justice in celebration of significant historical women in our communities.
Charlotte’s story is remarkable. Her statue will be the first statue of a real woman in the Southern Highlands.
The Charlotte Project Appeal is a campaign hosted by The Southern Highlands Foundation.
Donations to The Southern Highlands Foundation are tax deductible.
We give our sincerest thanks to all donors who have contributed to making our Charlotte Project possible. Our thanks also extend to the generous anonymous donors.
Southern Highlands Foundation
Jennifer M Hunter
David Newby and Jane Clarke
Cath and Gavin Soloman
Dianne and Bruce Williams
Wingecarribee Shire Council