Two foundations share their long-term partnership success story and its importance for real impact.
As so many not-for-profits struggle to receive government and corporate funding and long-term commitments from partners, the QBE Foundation and McGrath Foundation have provided a timely reminder of the importance and impact of enduring corporate-charity partnerships.
The partnership between the two organisations, which commenced in 2015, has seen hundreds of Australians supported through breast cancer treatment, with many more to benefit thanks to a commitment that will see them working together until at least 2021.
The partnership between the charity arm of Australia’s largest global insurer and the breast cancer support charity is a model example of what can be achieved when corporate and NFP organisations work together over a sustained period, amplifying impact for both organisations and the communities they support.
Bettina Pidcock, QBE Australia Pacific Foundation Chair, and McGrath Foundation CEO, Holly Masters, share their insights on the multi-year partnership and its success.
AMPLIFIED COMMUNITY IMPACT
The QBE Foundation exists to help people overcome disadvantage, strengthen their abilities and live more independently, successfully and productively. McGrath…