WESFARMERS SUSTAINABILITY REPORT 2017

Supporting the communities in which we operate

WesCEF provided support to a range of community organisations to the value of $300,166 during the year. This included sponsorship of the Clontarf Foundation, Moorditj Koort Aboriginal Health and Wellness Centre, WACA Regional Junior Cricket program and the Scorchers Women’s Big Bash League.

WesCEF also supported its employees to participate in the Perth City to Surf, HBF Run for a Reason, Movember, Purple Bra Day, Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea, Red 25 blood donation and Clean Up Australia Day.

WesCEF ran a number of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) initiatives that involved our employees. This included a STEM after school club (Bright Sparx) in partnership with Murdoch University and the Kwinana Industries Council, a CoderDojo coding club for girls in partnership with Murdoch University; development of a STEM community of practice for science teachers in partnership with Edith Cowan University; and participation in the CSIRO Scientists and Mathematicians in Schools program.

Community contributions

300,166

$
Indirect
2017   0
2016   7,522
2015   33,640
2014   29,642
2013   30,000
Direct
2017   300,166
2016   307,674
2015   431,469
2014   499,692
2013   510,000