Let's put a stop to bullying, depression and youth suicide

About Us

The Do It For Bree Foundation has been launched in memory of Breannah Lee Piva who took her own life on Thursday, 21st May 2015 from being bullied on a daily basis.

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Our Work

Our Words Can Hurt Anti-Bullying Program is at the printers now.  Schools and community groups can register to hold a workshop or conference.

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Take Action

Our goal is to raise awareness in bullying, depression and youth suicide through public campaigns and ant-bullying programs.  You can help us too!

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Donate

You can make a difference today by making a donation to the Do It For Bree Foundation to help raise awareness in bullying, depression and suicide.

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COMING SOON

Words Can Hurt Anti-Bullying Program

After working closely with retired principals and teachers, the Words Can Hurt Anti-Bullying Program is now near completion.  The resources are currently being printed and will be available for workshops and conference throughout schools. The Words Can Hurt Anti-Bullying Program has been designed for primary school students regarding bullying.  If your school would like to book in a workshop or conference please contact us today to book a date. BOOK NOW

Movie Premiere – Fifty Shades Freed

Our next fundraiser is a movie premiere – Fifty Shades Freed.  Fifty Shades Freed was one of Breannah’s favourite books.

Date:  Thursday, 8th February 2018 Venue:  Burdekin Delta Cinema, Ayr Time:  6:30 pm for 7:00 pm start Cost:  $20.00 per ticket BOOK NOW

Charity Auction

The Do It For Bree Foundation will be holding a Charity Auction on Friday, 18th May 2018.  More information to follow…

Tickets will go on sale on Monday, 2nd April 2018. MORE INFORMATION TO COME

A COOL PROJECT

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A COOL PROJECT

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A COOL PROJECT

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What Our Directors Say

Our dedicated Directors are the driving force behind the Words Can Hurt Anti-Bullying Program and helping to remove the stigma around bullying, depression and youth suicide!

“It is really important that we talk about bullying, depression and suicide.  We need to remove the stigma from these topics so everyone knows that they aren’t alone.”

Sharon Saxby
Director

“No words can explain losing my best friend and beautiful daughter.  If we can save one life by telling Breannah’s story then her tragic death won’t be in vain!”

Joanne Piva
director

“Our Words Can Hurt Anti-Bullying program needs to be in schools now so children know what is acceptable and what isn’t.  All schools should have a bullying program.”

Gavin Saxby
Director

Join us. Help us make a difference and raise awareness in bullying, depression and youth suicide!

Our Awesome Team

A little bit about our Directors.

Sharon Saxby

Director

Sharon is Breannah’s aunt and godmother.  Sharon puts a lot of work in behind the scenes – organising meetings, creating resources, updating website and facebook page.

Gavin Saxby

Director

Gavin is Breannah’s uncle and supports the foundation through tireless fundraising efforts and raising awareness with businesses throughout the Townsville, Burdekin and Whitsunday regions.

Kathryn Hulett

Director

Kathryn runs her own business – The Resin Tree and was appointed as Director on the 25/08/2015. Kathryn is one of our voices to raise awareness in bullying, depression and suicide.

Joanne Piva

Director

Joanne is Breannah’s mum and helps to raise awareness in bullying, depression and youth suicide as an administrator of the Do It For Bree Facebook page and public engagements.

2015

3027 DEATHS

(87 UNDER 17)

2016

2866 DEATHS

(137 UNDER 19)

2017

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Latest News

The lastest media coverage from the Do It For Bree Foundation can be found below.  Click on one of the links to read the article.

Parents of Ayr teen who took her own life lobby for change

BREANNAH Piva dreamt of becoming a model and going to university, and was adored by her parents and family. But the 16-year-old Ayr State High student became crippled by the[…]

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February 6, 2018 0

Give bullying the attention it deserves

  NORMALLY you’d turn to this column and see some ridiculous shenanigans about me doing something stupid or oversharing about Turkey Belly. But not today. Last week I had one[…]

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February 6, 2018 0

Teen death blamed on bullying

    THE DEATH of Ayr teen and aspiring model Breannah Piva has been blamed on relentless bullying from schoolyard thugs. The 16-year-old, who had big dreams of becoming a[…]

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October 6, 2016 0

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