Joint winners: NSW and SA are the most giving communities in Australia!
Give for Good supports people affected by Cyclone Trevor
It’s official! New South Wales and South Australian pizza lovers are the most giving communities across Australia, choosing to round up their online Domino’s orders to the nearest dollar and donate these funds directly to charity.
Domino’s registered charity, Give for Good launched its Round Up For Charity initiative at the beginning of August 2018 and in such a short amount of time, a massive 1.3 million micro-donations has been made.
Domino’s Dubbo supports Harding Miller Education Foundation
On Monday 25 March 2019, Give for Good and the local Domino’s Darwin City and Millner teams supported emergency workers and people in evacuation centres who were affected by Cyclone Trevor, donating 450 pizzas to help keep spirits up.
The Northern Territory’s Correction Centre stood down for meal preparation to allow the Darwin City and Millner teams to supply and distribute the pizzas, working closely with the Salvation Army, at the Foskey Pavilion, Darwin Showgrounds and the Mararra Stadium.
Domino’s raises $75,000 for flood affected North Queensland through Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund
Domino’s registered charity Give for Good and the local Domino’s Dubbo store are supporting the Harding Miller Education Foundation with a $5,000 grant to provide a scholarship for a disadvantaged year 12 student, as part of the Give for Good Franchisee Grants Program.
The foundation’s scholarship program provides tools and support to disadvantaged girls with high potential to boost their career aspirations and educational achievements.
Domino’s to raise dough for flood affected North Queensland through Australian Red Cross’ Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund
Domino’s Queensland stores have shown their love by supporting North Queenslanders in flood affected areas, banding together to raise $75,000 through a state-wide ‘Doughraiser’ on Wednesday 13 February 2019.
All funds raised during the Doughraiser go towards the Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund, which supports Red Cross’ work in domestic emergencies.
Dominoids volunteer at The Smith Family’s Toy and Book Appeal
Australia’s largest pizza maker, Domino’s has announced all of its Queensland stores will band together to raise much-needed dough in a state-wide Doughraiser on Wednesday 13 February, donating $1 from every pizza sold.
Give for Good funds Monash University leadership scholarships
Throughout December, around 30 Domino’s Head Office staff volunteered for the day at The Smith Family’s annual Toy and Book Appeal. Each year, the appeal aims to deliver more than 75,000 new toys and 50,000 new books to disadvantaged children around Australia, allowing them to feel a sense of belonging at Christmas.
Give for Good funds University of Tasmania agriculture scholarships
Scholarships funded by the Domino’s registered charity, Give for Good, are assisting two talented young women studying STEM-related courses to realise their potential at Monash University.
The scholarship helps to alleviate study costs including textbooks, travel, computer equipment, and living expenses for students experiencing financial, social or personal hardship.
One million microdonations from generous pizza lovers
Two scholarships funded by the Domino’s registered charity, Give for Good, are assisting talented students studying agriculture and business to realise their potential at the University of Tasmania.
The scholarships are provided to students from regional and remote areas as part of Give for Good’s mission to increase access to higher education for communities under-represented within tertiary education.
Domino’s Rounds Up for Charity
In just six months, generous pizza lovers across the Country have generously rounded up their order over one million times with the microdonations being collected by Domino’s Round Up For Charity initiative.
The small change is already making a big difference with it all being donated to Domino’s registered charity, Give for Good and its partners, which support education and youth initiatives, leadership and entrepreneurship, rural communities, and disaster relief across Australia.
Domino’s drought Doughraiser donates over $170k
Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Limited (“Domino’s”) registered charity, Give for Good has launched a new initiative called Round Up for Charity introducing crowd-sourced philanthropy to pizza loving customers.
When Domino’s customers place their order online, they will now be given the option to round up their order to the nearest dollar where their small change is set to make a BIG change.
Domino’s to raise much-needed dough for drought-affected communities
On Wednesday 8 August, Domino’s stores and hungry customers across Australia banded together to help raise in excess of $174k for Rural Aid, to support Australian farmers and rural communities affected by drought.
Domino’s CEO Australia and New Zealand Nick Knight who was born in drought ravaged Country NSW in Tamworth said that, in addition to the funds raised from the national ‘Doughraiser’, Domino’s own registered charity, Give for Good, donated $40,000 to the cause.
Domino’s Give for Good supports Rock’s Cool
Domino’s has announced it will donate 50c from every pizza sold across Australia on Wednesday 8 August from 4-9pm to Rural Aid, to support Australian farmers and rural communities affected by drought.
Domino’s CEO Australia and New Zealand Nick Knight said that in addition to the funds raised from the national ‘Doughraiser’ Domino’s own registered charity, Give for Good, will also donate an additional $40,000 to the cause.
Esperance Goldfields Surf Lifesaving Club
Domino’s Give for Good has provided a $5,000 grant to the Rock’s Cool program at the University of Canberra (UC) to help kickstart the careers of young, disadvantaged musicians.
The grant will help musicians set themselves up as sole traders, so they can start making an income from their music.
Port Vincent Country Fire Service
The Esperance Goldfield’s Surf Lifesaving Club has purchased two loud hailers, two data projectors and a defibrillation and Oxy-Viva pack, with a $2,100 grant from Domino’s Give for Good.
The new equipment will help to convey safety warnings, support lifesaver education and help save lives at Twilight Beach.
Coutts Crossing Coronation Hall
Port Vincent’s local Country Fire Service has received a $1,560 grant to improve training and access to information, from Domino’s Give for Good small grants program in partnership with the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR).
Southern Yorke CFS Group Officer Steve Cornwell said they were thrilled to receive the grant from Domino’s Give for Good as it would allow them to increase their operating efficiency and extend their services to the wider community by providing a public laptop and a local facility to run courses.
East Coast Regional Development Organisation
The Coutts Crossing Coronation Hall Inc will soon be prepared to provide disaster relief thanks to a partnership with Domino’s Give for Good program and the Foundation of Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR).
Domino’s and FRRR have partnered to provide a series of grants to improve disaster preparedness and the community’s ability to respond to natural disasters.
Keith and Tintinara District Show Society
The East Coast Regional Development Organisation Inc has received a $4,750 grant Domino’s Give for Good small grants program to establish a new pottery studio at The Village.
The Village provides the community with a space to facilitate a collaborative approach to community and economic development through art galleries, classes, workshops and more.
Esperance Local Enterprise Initiative Committee
The Keith and Tintinara District Show Society Inc has completed works restoring the memorial gates and improving signage at the entrance of the showground to improve visibility and generate revenue for the local community, thanks to a special grant.
The society received $2,730 from Domino’s Give for Good small grants program in partnership with the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR).
Coastal FM’s Youth on the Air
The Esperance Local Enterprise Initiative Committee Inc received a $5,000 grant to support the committee’s Hobby to Business: Pathway to Employment program, through Domino’s Give for Good small grants program in partnership with the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal.
The practical training workshops supported art-focused micro-businesses to transition into larger, sustainable small businesses.
Coastal FM Inc has received a $1,860 grant to purchase new outside broadcast equipment and deliver training to young people for the Youth on the Air program.
The funding is part of the Domino’s Give for Good small grants program in partnership with the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR).
Youth on the Air offers young people the opportunity to get involved in all aspects of radio program development and broadcast, and produce youth-focused radio programs.