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We believe in the importance of strong communities and help to build them by joining in many local fund-raising events and initiatives each year.

Vision Screening Program - Oonoonba State School

Vision Screening Program - Oonoonba State School

Students at Oonoonba State School on Monday and Tuesday June 10 and 11 welcomed us for their Prep class free Vision Screening program. North Queensland Cowboys’ Brent Tate along with our Optometrist Ronald Ngyun and staff members conducted a two-day Vision Screening. The Vision Screening was well received by both students and staff at Oonoonba State School… 

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$10,000 Donation to Mackay SES

$10,000 Donation to Mackay SES

We are pleased to donate $10,000 to the Queensland State Emergency Service (SES) – Mackay Unit. SES volunteers have provided endless support to the members of the Mackay community adversely affected by Cyclone Debbie and the subsequent flooding, and this is Westfund’s way of saying ‘thank you’. “The recovery from the devastation caused by Cyclone… 

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Buninyong Public School Here for Hearts Handover

Buninyong Public School Here for Hearts Handover

Buninyong Public School are now the proud owners of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) thanks to our Here for Hearts Schools Program. The Program is a partnership with the Defibshop which is designed to save lives by increasing awareness of Sudden Cardiac Arrest and the importance of defibrillators in the community. Westfund partners with Defibshop… 

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Gulgong Public School Here for Hearts Handover

Gulgong Public School Here for Hearts Handover

Our Here for Hearts Schools Program, a collaboration with the Defib Shop, continues to improve access to Automated External Defibrillators (AED) for regional schools. The latest winners of subsidised AED, Gulgong Public School, welcomed Westfund representatives along with the Defibshop’s Carpet Hughes to a special assembly organised for the handover of the device. Staff and… 

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Coledale Public School are Here for Hearts Winners

Coledale Public School are Here for Hearts Winners

Coledale Public School will be the latest to benefit from Westfund Health Insurance’s Here for Hearts Schools Programme. The Programme, a partnership between Westfund and the Defibshop, has seen ten Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) presented to schools and community groups across the Wollongong region. After their successful application, Coledale Public School will now receive AED… 

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