nib employees have chosen the five Good Causes closest to
their hearts to support as part of our 2017 Good Cause Grants initiative.
The annual grant program, jointly run by nib and nib
foundation, offers employees the opportunity to nominate and vote for their
choice of charity to receive a $5,000 grant.
The nominated charities, located across Australia and New
Zealand, provide crucial support for those most in need and help raise
awareness of the health issues that impact our communities.
From 23 nominated charities across the nib Group, we
received almost 400 votes to decide the final five recipients. We are proud to
announce our 2017 Good Cause Grant recipients:
LIVIN’ - destroying the stigma attached to mental illness
and spreading the word that #ItAintWeakToSpeak.
Hunter Medical Research Institute - supporting vital cancer research.
Heartfelt - a network of
volunteer photographers who provide the gift of photographic memories to
families of stillborn babies and seriously ill children.
Beyondblue - helping all
Australians achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and
wherever they live.
Leukaemia & Blood Cancer
New Zealand - committed
to improving the quality of life for patients and their families living with
leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloma, and related blood conditions through research and
It’s great to
see our employees championing the causes important to them and we are proud to
be able to support them in helping their charities make a different in our