MND Australia has identified the need to attract funding at a national level to achieve our Vision of a world free of MND
Seeking and securing national sponsorship opportunities is integral to acheiving that Vision and in achieving our strategic plan for 2011 - 2014.
If your business or company would like further information on sponsoring MND Australia please contact Carol Birks the National Executive Director.
CPA Australia nominated MND Australia as the inaugural President's Charity from March 2008 to March 2009. Alex Malley, whose mother died from motor neurone disease (MND), has been a friend of MND for a number of years. He was President of CPA (certified practicing accountants) Australia during this time and initiated the President's Charity whereby the President personally selects a charity to support for the duration of their presidential term. CPA Australia members got involved in raising awareness of MND during this time holding morning teas to commemorate Global Day and selling merchandise at events during the year.
Staff member at Woolworths Head office, Chris McFadden, nominated MND Australia as the Charity of the Month for June 2010. Staff got involved throughout June in raising funds and awareness of MND.
BCR is an Australian-owned international freight forwarding, customs and logistics company. In 2010 a staff member at BCR nominated MND Australia as the national charity to be supported through their CSR program. A cheque for $35,000 was presented to board member Ian Rodwell in December 2010.