OFFICE CHOICE CONTINUES SUPPORT OF THE BIBBULMUN FUND
26 August 2020
Cheque presentation made on behalf of members.
Office Choice has continued its strong support of the Bibbulmun Fund by handing over another contribution on behalf of all Office Choice members, in true 2020 style, over webinar conference.
The cheque for $28,790.64 was presented to Kim Collard, Chairman of the Bibbulmun Fund in the presence of the Office Choice management team. This contribution is the result of proceeds from the sale of all Bibbulmun product from Jul 2019 to Mar 2020. This second cheque brings the total contribution to over $50,000 since the introduction of the Bibbulmun range.
Kim Collard says “I am delighted to receive this contribution on behalf of the Bibbulmun Fund. The fund would not be where we are if it were not for the kind and generous donations from our partners and I thank Office Choice for their continued and ongoing support.”
The Bibbulmun fund encourages, supports and inspires Indigenous communities across Australia by providing financial support for projects around entrepreneurship, educational scholarship, aboriginal community health and wellbeing and more. These targeted community projects are run by community members and have support from local leaders. Some projects the fund has made a significant contribution to is the Bibbulmun Scholarship through the Pinnacle foundation and National Indigenous Business Summer School 2020. Find out more from Kim via this link https://youtu.be/nhP3mUMXGDE.
Office Choice CEO Brad O’Brien stated “I am proud to hand over a significant cheque to such a wonderful cause on behalf of Office Choice and cannot thank our members enough for their ongoing hard work and support. We are delighted to hear of the great work undertaken by the Bibbulmun Fund as a result of these contributions.”
The Bibbulmun range features a variety of competitively priced high-quality products that including office stationery and washroom products. Bibbulmun products feature a distinctive magpie icon, whose black and white colours represent Indigenous and non-Indigenous businesses coming together to make a difference to the lives of Indigenous people.
Bibbulmun products offer a simple way for customers to give back to Indigenous Australia, and meet their Corporate Social Responsibility targets. Bibbulmun makes it possible for customers to play their part by contributing part-proceeds to initiatives which go beyond mere handouts, by empowering Indigenous Australians to build a better future for themselves and their community.
PHOTO CAPTION: Bibbulmun Fund chairman Kim Collard (left) accepts the latest donation from Office Choice director Darren Hayes (Quick Corporate Australia).