Bibbulmun Fund: Investing in our Indigenous Communities since 2015
Funds Raised and Disbursed
Office Choice are proud to have contributed over $50,000 towards the important and hard work of the Bibbulmun fund since the introduction of the Bibbulmun range. We look forward to a long future of being the exclusive dealer of the Bibbulmun range of stationery products and contributing towards the success of the foundation and all those who benefit.
The Pinnacle Foundation Scholarship, 2020
A 3-year partnership with Australia's premier philanthropic body for LGBTIQ+ youth to enable their amazing work in helping young LGBTIQ+ Australians to undertake tertiary studies and realise their potential. The Bibbulmun Fund scholarship has been specifically created for students from an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background.
COVID-19 WA Relief and Recovery Fund, 2020
Contribution towards a Fremantle Foundation initiative which will direct financial support for specific target groups, including Indigenous Australian organisations in their efforts to protect their Elders and care for their community.
WIRES Bushfire Rescue Appeal, 2020
The Bibbulmun Fund pledged $5,000 towards WIRES Wildlife Rescue to help save and care for innocent native animals caught up in the catastrophic bushfires in Jan 2020. Their connection to our land is as ancient as Aboriginal Australians'.
National Indigenous Business Summer School, WA 2020
An annual week-long camp for Indigenous Year 11 & 12 students interested in learning about business and commerce, hosted at UWA (University of Western Australia).
Building Strong Businesses, VIC 2019
The Bibbumun Fund has supported Kinaway in a multi-faceted program that builds health and well-being support into Aboriginal business. Wellbeing initiatives include:
- A funded support program for access to gym membership, yoga and meditation, diet and nutrition, massage, discounted Wayapa Wuurrk sessions
- Aboriginal Women’s yarning circle with activities and speakers
Bibbulmun Entrepreneurs Program 2018 (NSW and VIC)
First launched in 2017 in WA, accumulation of funds makes a rollout of the successful Bibbulmun Entrepreneurs Program in Sydney and Melbourne possible.
Nationwide grants to support outstanding Indigenous students pursuing tertiary education.
For more information on the Bibbulmun Fund, visit bibbulmunfund.net and read the other articles posted on Office Choice blog about Bibbulmun.