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There are a variety of partners that support Yalari in bringing about positive educational opportunities for Indigenous children. These include individual donors, corporate companies, schools, philanthropic bodies and government departments.
These partnerships take many forms and include donations, in kind support, sponsorship of scholarships and volunteering. All of these partnerships are integral to the long term success of Yalari and the scholarship programs that will be implemented over the coming years.
We would like to thank our partners for their continued support in 2017.
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Epic Private Journeys takes you to the world's most beautiful and exclusive destinations. As magical as these places are, we know your journey is only as good as the people you share it with.
ACN supports a range of organisations, both on a local and global scale, with our efforts concentrated on those directly impacting children. At ACN we believe that when you impact the life of a child, you do more than just change their day; you change their life.
Every year ACN hosts several International Training Events in cities around the world, and collects contributions from thousands of generous ACN Independent Business Owners and employees, to help make a difference in someone’s life. ACN then matches these contributions dollar-for-dollar.
As one of the world’s leading law firms, we advise many of the biggest and most ambitious organisations across all major regions of the globe. Our clients trust us with their most important transactions, disputes and projects because of our ability to cut through complexity and mitigate risk.
MAKING A REAL DIFFERENCE
Our company exists to make a real difference for everyone whose lives we touch. We mine the materials that make modern life possible, in ways that are safer, smarter and more responsible. Anglo American has operated in Australia since 2000 and our portfolio includes thermal and metallurgical coal across six mines and two states.
SUPPORTING HOST COMMUNITIES
We aim to manage our mines and deliver our projects in a way that ensures the benefits of mining are shared with our people, neighbouring communities, local economies and our shareholders. We are really proud of the longstanding relationships we have with our local communities in Middlemount, Biloela, Moura and Moranbah in Central Queensland and Muswellbrook and Singleton in the New South Wales Hunter Valley and are pleased to be able to support local initiatives in the community each year through our social investment and donations program.
We are Australia’s largest health food co-op, committed to making a difference in our local communities with ethical, quality products and honest health advice.
Go Vita is Australia’s largest health food cooperative. What began as a small group of passionate retailers in the early eighties has now grown and developed into a successful distribution and retail business. A centralised distribution centre in Sydney services 150+ Go Vita Retail health shops across Australia. All independently owned and operated, Go Vita health shops bring together the unique talents, skills and passion of the individual owners and their staff to ensure a personal approach to our customers’ health, wellness and vitality needs.
Commercial Eyes is Australia’s foremost life sciences commercialisation consultancy. We deliver expert, individualised advice and support from the early phase of pharmaceutical and medical device development, through the complex processes of registration and reimbursement, right through to marketed product requirements such as patient support and pharmacovigilance.
Goodman is an integrated commercial and industrial property group that owns, develops and manages real estate including warehouses, large scale logistics facilities, business parks and offices globally.
Goodman also offers a range of investment property funds, giving investors access to our specialist fund management services and commercial and industrial property assets.
Each year, many students from around the world choose to study English in Australia.
Langports mission is to provide the best English learning experience to students from around the world. Langports has its own multi-level Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sydney campuses with modern facilities, located in the centre of each city. Providing a range of innovative courses, Langports offers students the opportunity to learn English, according to their own individual objectives, and uses weekly one-to-one counselling to ensure students are supported on their journey to reach their goals.
The Newsboys Foundation provides grants to community organisations working with young people aged 11 – 18 years in Victoria who are experiencing disadvantage.
The Newsboys Foundation has an impressive history, first as a Melbourne-based club for newsboys from 1893 until 1973, and then as a Foundation supporting community organisations working with disadvantaged young people in Victoria.
Throughout its long life, the organisation has remained true to its core objective of supporting young people in our community who need assistance to realise their full potential.
Grant Thornton Australia has more than 1,100 people working in offices in Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney. We combine service breadth, depth of expertise and industry insight with an approachable “client first” mindset and a broad commercial perspective.
People making a difference
The Podmore Foundation began as a group of Duntroon graduates from 1973 but now involves a diverse group of Australians who want to create educational opportunities for others. They collectively raise funds each year to support Yalari students towards tuition fees and other essential costs relating to their education. The Podmore Foundation, led by Associate Professor Bob Breen as their president, have been supporting Yalari since 2008.
Podmore raises funds and mentors specially-selected Indigenous boys and girls from rural and remote communities and towns, who have received scholarships on merit to some of Australia’s finest independent boarding schools. Podmore assists implementing partner Yalari.
With $5,500 Podmore scholarships to help cover the significant financial gap between the means-tested ABSTUDY scheme and student fees and costs at independent boarding schools. As well, Podmore works closely with parents and guardians to ensure that Podmore scholarship recipients are not alone in meeting the challenges of a boarding school education.
The Macquarie Group Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Macquarie Group. The Foundation helps strengthen communities through financial support, volunteering and skills sharing.
Programmed is a provider of staffing, maintenance and facility management.
Programmed's business model is built around our ability to recruit, maintain and deploy a skilled workforce.
Programmed directly employs more than 10,000 skilled and semi-skilled staff and tradespeople across a broad range of government and private sector industries in the resources, infrastructure, education, manufacturing and logistics, commercial/retail and tourism and recreation markets.
We provide services to over 7,000 customers with which we have developed long term relationships. We deliver these services through our extensive network of over 100 branch and office locations throughout Australia and New Zealand.
Lipman Karas is a specialist legal practice representing clients throughout Asia Pacific and internationally.
We focus exclusively on:
- complex litigation
- corporate investigations
- governance advice
- dispute resolution
- corporate insolvency
- risk minimisation
Our team of professionals has a proven track record of consistently outstanding results, in some of the most significant disputes and regulatory inquiries.
Working closely with our clients, we apply rigorous financial, analytical and legal skills with unsurpassed tenacity, to develop and implement successful strategies.
Lipman Karas is a firm of choice for clients facing complex legal and commercial issues who require personalised service, independent advice and effective solutions.