Ac­cor’s Com­mu­nity

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Ac­corHo­tels Aus­tralia has founded a Com­mu­nity Fund, with money raised to fo­cus on Build­ing Healthy Fam­i­lies. The Fund sup­ports three fo­cus ar­eas – Youth, Health & Well­be­ing and Di­ver­sity through four foun­da­tion part­ners, with all mak­ing sig­nif­i­cant pos­i­tive im­pacts in the Aus­tralian com­mu­nity. The Gar­van In­sti­tute of Med­i­cal Re­search will be di­rect­ing Com­mu­nity Fund money into Rare and Ne­glected Cancer re­search pro­grams, Life­line will use the funds for their Text Cri­sis Sup­port Project while AIME Men­tor­ing funds will help grow the men­tor­ing pro­gram from 6,000 to 10,000 Indige­nous high school stu­dents by 2020. The Kokoda Youth Foun­da­tion will use the funds for their On the Right Track Pro­gram, which tar­gets Year 9 stu­dents with learn­ing, be­havioural or so­cial chal­lenges. More than 10,000 staff across 200 Ac­corHo­tels Aus­tralian prop­er­ties will fundraise through a va­ri­ety of ini­tia­tives with a goal of rais­ing $800,000 for the

Fund. do­nate.good2­give.ngo/ac­corho­tels

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