Supporters & Partners

The Northern Rivers Community Foundation is fortunate to have the generous and ongoing support of many local organisations and individuals. We are greatly indebted to our sponsors and partners for providing financial and pro bono support that allows us to greatly reduce our expenses and focus on supporting our community. If you would like to discuss how your organisation can become involved, please contact us.

We would like to recognise the following organisations for their generosity.

 

Portland House Foundation

Supporters & Partners

Since 2014, The Portland House Foundation have generously partnered with the NRCF to enable larger grants of up to $30,000 for significant projects. These include upgrading the Lismore Soup Kitchen with a medical outreach clinic, and new laundry facilities at Fred’s place to provide basic laundry service to the disadvantage in the Tweed community.

FRRR

Supporters & Partners

A ten-year partnership with the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal has delivered over $346,590 to the region's primary carer grandparents to assist with school costs for their grandchildren.  $50.00 Target vouchers are distributed to eligible 'Grand-carers' under the Back-to-School Initiative.


Stone & Wood

Supporters & Partners

Stone & Wood, based in Byron Bay, have generously been supplying beer for our functions and events for the past few years. Since 2013, the NRCF has received generous donations through their annual "Festival of the Stone" event and associated Ingrained Community Program.

Northern Rivers Private Wealth

Supporters & Partners

Northern Rivers Private Wealth supports the NRCF by providing pro-bono financial and investment advice.

 

the Ad Agency

Supporters & Partners

David and the team at the Ad Agency for generously managing our branding and the design and development of our marketing materials.

 

Fox Creek Wines

Supporters & Partners

Guests at our events and functions have been enjoying the award-winning Fox Creek Wines since 2011. All wines have been supplied complimentary by our friends at Fox Creek.

DAISI

Supporters & Partners

Daisi (the Disability & Aged Information Service Inc.) is a long-term supporter of our administration including providing subsidised office rental and printing in the DAISI suite at the Cherry Street offices in Ballina.

 

Aloha Media

Supporters & Partners

The NRCF is greatly indebted to Trevor and Jan Smith of Aloha Media for providing production and technical support for our concert fundraising events as with Eric Bibb in 2011, Pete Murray in 2013 and Russell Morris in 2014. Trevor beautifully produced our first TVC's in 2013 which ran in conjunction with our fundraising campaigns.

 

APN and the Northern Star

Supporters & Partners

Thank you APN and the Northern Star for supporting our campaigns and appeals with advertising in the local and regional newspapers.

 

Byron Bay Coffee Company

Supporters & Partners

Annie Chapelle and Franco Ivancich from the Byron Bay Coffee Company are regular and generous supporters of prizes for our auctions and events.

Big Little Studio

Supporters & Partners

Amanda James from Big Little Studio generously provides her graphic design services probono including producing our quarterly newsletter.   

David Young Photographer

Supporters & Partners

NRCF donors will see David Young's stunning images on our thank you cards. He has also provided pro bono photography support for many events over the years. 

 

Jimmy Malecki Photography

Supporters & Partners

Jimmy Malecki is an award winning photographer and videographer based on the North Coast who generously donates his time to assist the NRCF with its video and photography needs.

Optus

Supporters & Partners

We gratefully acknowledge the support of John and Libby Welch from Optus shops across the region in establishing the Byron Bay, Lismore and Ballina Shire Sub Funds.

 

Quality Plus Printers

Supporters & Partners

We are grateful to David and the team at Quality Plus Printers, Ballina for supporting our printing needs at a discounted rate since 2011. 

 

Red Ginger

Supporters & Partners

Anyone who attends an NRCF function is likely to have the opportunity to try some of the delicious yum cha prepared by Leslie Ford and the staff at the Red Ginger Asian Foods store. Red Ginger has been supporting our events for many years.