Many insist on a major contribution back to the community and
those less well off than themselves.
Bone Health Foundation
ISIS has raised and donated over $1.2 million for the Bone
Health Foundation since our involvement began in 2003. The Adelaide
foundation helps children and adolescents with bone-related
disabilities to recover to lead normal lives.
Community Support around the nation
On top of the national effort for the Bone health Foundation,
every state office and individual staff members support their own
cause or causes. In the past year:
- The ACT office has previously thrown its weight behind
Care Flight and the Rotary Club of Canberra, both of which have
programs for ill or disadvantaged children.
- The NT office has assisted the Darwin Surf Life Saving
Club with surfboard sponsorship, as well as sponsoring the Northern
Territory Variety Bash, the AFL NT Hall of Fame, the Darwin Runners
Club, and participated in the Beer Can Regatta supporting the Lyons
Club, and the Biggest Morning Tea for the Cancer
- The WA office has pitched in for the Hunger Project,
donating funds to an ISIS friend travelling to Africa, as well
as recently collecting money for Jeans for Jeans day
and supporting the WA Football Commission to
contribute to the National Open Woman’s Championships.
- The SA office has supported a number of different
charities ranging from youth issues to leukaemia, paraquads and
hospital fundraising. It also supports the Darren Lehmann Cricket
Academy through the ISIS Carl Hooper Scholarship.
- The QLD office focused its attention on helping the
Leukaemia Foundation, with participation in the World's Greatest
Shave and the city2south 14km walk.
The NSW office teamed up with SeeBeyondBorders in 2012, an
Australian not-for-profit organisation that provides Cambodian
children with access to quality teaching and learning at school,
and have donated over $77,000 so far to this worty
The VIC office assisted the Cancer Council with a
morning tea, as well as Jeans for Genes Day and donated blood for
the Australian Red Cross. They also focused their Robin Boyd House
membership, supporting the architecture industry.