Budding Canberra musicians to benefit from Rock’s Cool grant
Domino’s team members dough-nate to charity
The Rock’s Cool program at the University of Canberra (UC) has received a $5,000 grant which will help kickstart the careers of young Canberra musicians.
The funding was provided by Domino’s registered charity Give for Good and local Canberra multi-unit franchisee Chad Cable, who are supporting the program for the second consecutive year.
Identical twins receive identical scholarships to study STEM degrees
This June, Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Limited (“Domino’s”) is celebrating Workplace Giving Month with more than 30 per cent of head office staff now giving to charity through their pay.
Domino’s Director of Giving John Harney said the Company introduced workplace giving two years ago and has seen a huge uptake since then, with an increase of 14 per cent in the past year alone.
Not-for-profit sector to benefit from new scholarship program
Elana and Katia Vitaljic not only share identical DNA, but also a love of science and maths which has led them to both study a Bachelor of Biomedical Science at Monash University.
The twins are among eight students, studying STEM-related degrees, who have received scholarships funded by Domino’s registered charity Give for Good.
Local Orange students to benefit from Country Education Foundation grant
Twelve emerging leaders are set to benefit from a new scholarship program developed to address the lack of training and professional development opportunities in the not-for-profit sector.
A recent study found 33 per cent of managers and executives in the not-for-profit sector have no access to a designated budget for training and development*.
Domino’s Townsville supports Orange Sky Australia on Palm Island
The Country Education Foundation of Orange has received a $5,000 grant which will assist three Orange students to transition from school to university, TAFE or work-related training.
The grant was provided by Domino’s registered charity Give for Good and the local Domino’s Orange store in a bid to support young people in the community seeking post-school education.
Joint winners: NSW and SA are the most giving communities in Australia!
Domino’s registered charity Give for Good and local Townsville franchisees Nathan and Nicole van Jole are supporting Orange Sky Australia with a $5,000 grant as part of the Give for Good Franchisee Grant Program.
Orange Sky Australia provides access to free mobile laundry facilities, warm showers and conversations to people experiencing homelessness or those in need, and recently established the service on Palm Island in September last year.
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.
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.