June 18, 2013

Herald Sun Weekend Magazine – Best Bling in LOVE it column!

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Band4Hope wristband featured as Best Bling in the Love It section of the Herald Sun weekend newspaper by Sophie Aubrey! Australia’s leading national newspaper. Read more >

May 6, 2013

Cleo Magazine – Kate Peck, The Cool Hunter

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Kate Peck is obsessed with’s handmade zinc and copper bracelets. The sales support African families. Read more >

May 6, 2013

Invite Mag UK – HOPE IS CONTAGIOUS Pass it on…

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A new phenomenon bringing together the worlds of fashion, events, art and social enterprise is sweeping the globe. Read more >

April 18, 2013

3things – Hope is contagious, pass it on! - logo Band4Hope Press

You are challenged to partake in at least one Action4Hope before passing your band to the next person, with the most recent being: “This band is travelling 100kms on foot as Read more >

April 12, 2013

Peppermint Magazine – Hope is All You Need

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The perfect gift for someone who has everything, you can buy the unisex bands online! Read more >

March 14, 2013


We absolutely love these latest accessories to hit the festival scene.. Band 4 Hope. These awesome copper bands are a statement piece for your festival outfit and the best thi Read more >

February 28, 2013

The Weekly Review – Australian Media Launch Coverage - Band4Hope Australian Launch, No Vacancy Gallery, QV Melbourne - 28 Feb 2013 Logo

With the mantra ‘Hope is contagious… [pass it on]’ Band4Hope founders Lucie Galt, Lachlan, Hamish and Miriam McWilliam launched their not-for-profit social enterprise, ” Read more >

February 25, 2013

Everguide – Interview with Band4Hope Co-Founders Lachlan McWilliam & Lucie Galt Logo Band4Hope Press

In a time of financial uncertainty and fundraising overkill, charities are having to up their game when it comes down to raising much-needed moolah for their causes. Band4Hope Read more >

February 22, 2013

MX Melbourne – Banding together for a good cause

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Hope is going viral. Lachlan McWilliam and Lucie Galt have banded together to sell Band4Hope wristbands to be passed from person to person in support of Zimbabwean artists. Read more >

February 20, 2013

Herald Sun Leader Newspapers – Front Page! – All Banding Together for Hope

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Lachlan McWilliam & Lucie Galt founded Band4Hope, a not-for-profit social enterprise that aims to help people live full lives. The bracelet project is providing employment for Read more >

February 17, 2013

Sunday Herald Sun Media Launch Coverage

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Thank you to the Herald Sun who attended the Band4Hope Australian Media Launch and provided coverage in the social pages. Read more >

February 10, 2013

Fashion Journal Scoop – Come Together!

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At FJ we love initiatives that give back to the community and are fashionable at the same time. We’ve just come accross Band4Hope and love the concept. Read more >

February 6, 2013 – Band4Hope styled in The Little Black Dress Project Logo Band4Hope Press

Cheryl Lin styled a Band4Hope wristband during week 50 of her project, The Little Black Dress. Read more >

February 5, 2013 – ALL YOU NEED IS HOPE Logo Band4Hope Press

I’m normally not one for charity.
I’m one of those prudish, prickish cynics that doesn’t believe the money raised goes to the charities whose names have been lent to th Read more >

February 4, 2013

Band4Hope is The Sunday Age’s Object of Desire!


Just awesome… Band4Hopes appear in The Sunday Age as this weeks ‘Object of Desire’. It is comforting that this desirable object can do so much good, rather than something yo Read more >

January 25, 2013

Beat Magazine – Band4Hope @ No Vacancy Gallery

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Band4Hope are spreading hope and arm candy around the globe, inviting Victorian artists and gallery goers to explore the theme of hope in a new exhibition at the No Vacancy Ga Read more >

January 24, 2013

What’s On in Melbourne – Band4Hope Exhibition Logo Band4Hope Press

The ‘Hope is Contagious… [pass it on]‘ exhibition features live projected digital illustration by Band4Hope co-founder Hamish McWilliam, interactive installations and origin Read more >

January 23, 2013

Fashion Weekly – Band Together

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People are always coming up with new ways to help out charity. Helping the homeless in our own backyard, providing aid after foreign disasters, adopting children from Africa a Read more >

October 29, 2012

Financial News – Life After the City: Lachlan McWilliam

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He was a risk management contractor, but went on to co-found The Band4Hope Project. Read more >

October 17, 2012

Grazia Magazine – Band4Hope their ‘charity wristband du choix’

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We’re excited to hear that Band4Hope is Grazia Magazine’s ‘charity wristband du choix’ and features in ‘This week’s Up’ barometer!! Read more >

October 17, 2012

Metro London – Lily and co band together

Band4Hope features in Metro Newspaper for London on Monday October 15 2012

The Band4Hope Project featured in Metro Newspaper for London with a readership of over 2.5 million! Read more >

October 2, 2012

TOPSHOP Blog Feature!

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Thank you so much to TOPSHOP for helping us to spread our message of hope! Read their blog post… Read more >

October 1, 2012

Free to be Kids – Blog Feature

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  FreeToBeKids is one of the charities you can select to support for each of your Band4Hopes’ journeys. In fact they are currently the most often selected charity and together we have raised hundreds of pounds for them! We wish … Read more >

August 17, 2012

Tinker-Tailor-Soldier-Sailor – Arm candy (that’s ethical, too)

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Thank you so much to Clare from Tinker-Tailor-Soldier-Sailor blog for helping us to spread our message of hope! Read her blog post and check out her cool snaps… Read more >

August 15, 2012

Oxfam Fashion Blog – WOMAD festival style spotting


While at WOMAD, the lovely girls from Oxfam Fashion came to visit and tied their hopes to the Tree4Hope. They even wrote about their time there and blogged about us! Read more >

August 15, 2012

Madison Magazine – Feel the love

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Thank you so much to Madison Magazine for helping us to spread our message of hope! Read more >

July 13, 2012

King Charles Rocks B4H’s World!

Watching pop wonder, King Charles at Guernsey Festival wearing a Band4Hope!

We first experienced the pop wonder that is King Charles at the Secret Garden Party last year and were utterly spellbound! He and his trailblazing musicians now wear Band4Hope Read more >

July 13, 2012

Standon Calling Festival Website Feature

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Come and find the Tree4Hope at Standon Calling this year from 3-5 August at Standon in Hertfordshire. This year is going to be extra huge! Thank you so much to the the Standon crew for featuring us.    

July 7, 2012

Featured in GBG Magazine July [Guernsey]

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Spreading Hope Around The World
“Hope is contagious, pass it on”, that’s the mantra of brand new charity concept Band4Hope which made an appearance at the Guernsey Fest Read more >

June 8, 2012

Band4Hopes in the Royal Box at Jubilee Concert!

Band4Hopes with one of the best seats (wrists) in the house for the Jubilee Concert

We were thrilled to hear that 4 very lucky Band4Hopes enjoyed the Jubilee Celebrations from the best seats in the house, right opposite Buckingham Palace! Read more >

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