• Support biggest industry employer: Community Council

    First 5000     |      March 12, 2020

    The Community Council for Australia has called on all Australian governments to look beyond short-term business stimulus and ensure the biggest industry employer in Australia, the charities sector, can maintain their staff through this period of economic uncertainty.

  • Giving Tuesday the right response to spending spree

    First 5000     |      December 3, 2019

    Following a weekend spending blitz that saw shoppers splurge hundreds of millions on pre-Christmas bargains, charities and not-for-profits are urging people to counter the consumer frenzy by giving back.

  • Service NSW staff help empower women

    First 5000     |      October 17, 2019

    Service NSW staff have reached into their pockets and wardrobes to support charities focused on helping disadvantaged women gain employment. 

  • Australia’s leading the way in brain cancer research

    First 5000     |      January 27, 2019

    Brain cancer kills more Australian kids than any other disease, and more Australians under 40 than any other cancer. The key to increasing survival rates for brain cancer is through research, and Australia is leading the way in brain cancer research.

  • Sydney Domain Pink Test 2019

    First 5000     |      January 4, 2019

    The McGrath Foundation, together with Cricket Australia, is raising awareness of the need for breast care nursing services in Australia with the Domain Pink Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground (3-7 January 2019).