Thank You to our Supporters

Deafness Foundation is very grateful for the generous support of individuals, businesses, Trusts and Foundations that have enabled us to raise funds to undertake our ongoing research, grants and education award programs over many years.

IGA & IGA Ritchies Supermarkets
IGA Supermarkets have been long-term supporters of Deafness Foundation through our Annual May Butterfly Appeal.   The support of IGA and Ritchies IGA has been a significant contributor to generating funds to allow us to provide grants and research funding, along with our Educational Awards.

This partnership has generated more than $1 million in butterfly pin and keyring sales since its inception.   Thank you IGA – you are a wonderful partner.  We are delighted to welcome a number of stores in

Lynmarc Textiles
Deafness Foundation has a licence agreement with Lynmarc Textiles which has been running for over sixteen years.  Lynmarc operate clothing bin and related recycling business, in return for a monthly royalty payment to Deafness Foundation.

We thank Lynmarc for their wonderful generosity to Deafness Foundation which has seen funds over $534,000 raised for our programs since its inception.

Baker & McKenzie
For the provision of legal services over many years – a huge thank you.

King Wood Mallesons
For assistance with trademark related matters – thank you.

Urquhart Foundation
The support of Urquhart Foundation is truly appreciated with a wonderful Grant received this year.  Thank you for your support of Deafness Foundation.

Monash Hospital & Monash Children’s Hospital
Support of the Deafness Foundation Hearing Symposiums

Linkfire have been a wonderful supporter of Deafness Foundation providing complimentary Fire Extinguisher services to our organisation.

Gittus Graphics
For graphic design services for the Foundation.

Whitehorse Community Chest
The Whitehorse Community Chest has been a long term regular supporter of Deafness Foundation funding projects of the organisation.

Wantirna Club
We appreciate the generosity of the Wantirna Club with a grant for Deafness Foundation to purchase a camera.

John Halford – Oxford Studios
e value the support of John for photography over many years

John & Maria Egan Photography  – Wagga Wagga
We appreciate the support of John & Maria with the provision of photographs in our Memorial Gifts and Bequests Section

Crystal Palace Lighting
Thank you Tony for your support of the Foundation with Speaker gifts and prizes for our events.

Bunnings Bayswater
For provision of bbq opportunities – we raised over $3,600 through this – thanks so much!

Bread Street Bakery
For provision of bread for our bbq – this is a wonderful gesture – we encourage you to support Bread Street at 22 Hamilton Street, Mont Albert.  They are a wonderful bakery!

Provision Taxation Services
For provision of Tax Agent services for Deafness Foundation on a pro bono basis.