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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.

A Donation from the Heart

A Donation from the Heart

A life-threatening incident at a Mackay sports event has inspired a local family and a local business to join forces to supply an automated external defibrillator (AED) unit at the local basketball stadium. We have joined the Donovan family of Mackay in providing access to this lifesaving device for local basketballers. A 14 year old… 

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Here for Hearts - Northern Pony Club

Here for Hearts - Northern Pony Club

In continuing to support our regional communities today we handed over a defibrillator unit to the Northern Pony Club Zone 11. The handover was part of our Here for Hearts community initiative whereby we partners with Defibshop to offer purchase support for Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) for community groups across regional areas in Queensland and NSW. Westfund Senior Regional Manager,… 

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Here for Hearts - Lithgow Small Arms

Here for Hearts - Lithgow Small Arms

Lithgow Small Arms Rifle Club is now the proud owner of a new defibrillator, courtesy of our Here for Hearts program. We partner with Defibshop to promote the Here For Hearts program, offering purchase support for Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) for community groups across the fund’s care centre areas in NSW and Queensland. Here for Hearts… 

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Westfund Communities Foundation - Music Therapy

Westfund Communities Foundation - Music Therapy

Our newly established Westfund Communities Foundation was established to improve the health and well-being of local regional communities. The Foundation can support those in need with effective and creative initiatives that give hope and comfort such as music therapy. A program is underway in NSW in partnership with The Institute For Creative Health to offer… 

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Westfund's 2015 Christmas Appeal

Westfund's 2015 Christmas Appeal

It’s that special time of year again where family, friends and loved ones gather together to celebrate the wonderful time that is Christmas! Christmas is all about spending time with and appreciating the ones closest to your heart; after all Christmas isn’t just a holiday, it’s also the time for giving. At Westfund we love… 

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