Article publish on Pro Bono Australia Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Businesses have reported dramatic participation increases in workplace giving as a result of engagement programs run as part of Workplace Giving Month.
The Australian Charities Fund (ACF) said that job site SEEK’s Workplace Giving Month campaign “Small Change” raised employee participation from 7 per cent of staff to 54 per cent, a 771 per cent increase.
Redkite supports children, teenagers and young adults with cancer (up to the age of 24), and their families. Redkite is available with essential support from the moment of diagnosis, throughout treatment and when families return home to the community.
Redkite relies entirely on the generosity of the community to provide these important services and receives no government funding.
Workplace giving provides individuals with a simple and cost effective way to give tax deductible donations which support children and young people with cancer.