What is Workplace Giving?
Workplace Giving is a small regular donation from your pre-tax pay. It’s coordinated by your employer’s payroll and is a simple and really effective way to make a real difference to the lives of people living with the effects of disadvantage in your community.
Watch the video below for an introduction into Workplace Giving from Give Where You Live Foundation CEO, Bill Mithen!
Give Where You Live Foundation Workplace Giving Program
By signing up to the Give Where You Live Foundation Workplace Giving Program you’ll be making a real
difference to your community.
For over 60 years, thousands of Geelong workers have been donating to the Foundation’s Workplace Giving Program. It’s the backbone of the Give Where You Live Foundation’s fundraising.
Your contributions this year will ensure the Foundation can continue running its programs such as GROW (G21 Opportunities for Work), Feed Geelong and a major emergency relief voucher program as well as ensuring grants of over $1.2 million are allocated to assist over 50 organisations deliver programs across your region addressing the effects of disadvantage.
How can I sign up to Workplace Giving?
You can sign up to commence Workplace Giving by contacting your payroll officer to commence deduction or have a Loaned Executive visit your workplace during July – early September 2019. Alternatively, you can sign up online here.
Further information about Workplace Giving:
You may also enjoy browsing through some of this great research on how Workplace Giving can benefit and motivate your workforce.
- Engaging employees through Workplace Giving. The Australian Charities Fund 2016