Sedgman supports sustainable development that provides positive long-term outcomes for the regions in which we operate. Our culture of community involvement is supported and led by our executive team. We identify priority areas in communities and contribute to the development of a vibrant, liveable and sustainable community for the future.
Our Community Investment Program has two key initiatives: our Community Support Program and our Benevolent Fund for charitable activities.
Our Community Support Program provides sponsorship with a focus on supporting Education, Sports and Local Communities. We sponsor a range of community initiatives including:
Major Sponsor of the Central Queensland Rescue Helicopter Service (CQ Rescue) to enable them to continue providing an emergency aero-medical service covering the Bowen Basin from Collinsville to Clermont. The area serviced by CQ Rescue is greater than four times the size of Tasmania.
Wests Bulldogs Rugby Union Club
Major sponsor of the Wests Bulldogs Rugby Union Club, located near Sedgman's head office in Brisbane, Queensland. Our sponsorship enables the club to run a senior competition with over 250 players, and a junior competion with over 300 players, as well as coach women's, colts and premier teams. The club is committed to developing its younger players to represent both state and country and has produced 17 Wallabies and over 60 Queensland Reds players.
Eastern Goldfields Junior Cricket Council
Sedgman is the major sponsor of Eastern Goldfield’s Junior Cricket in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. Our support assists with cricket programs throughout junior grades, coaching clinics and team travel to representative events.
Endeavour Foundation is an independent not-for-profit organisation supporting people with a disability in more than 4,000 placements from more than 230 locations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria, Australia. Sedgman sponsors key Endeavour Foundation initiatives including the 500km Team Endurance Relay event and the CEO Walk and Talk Event.
Through our Benevolent Fund for charitable activities, we support a variety of charities globally including:
- The St Vincent de Paul Society (Australia)
- The Prostate Cancer Foundation (Australia)
- The Arthritis Foundation (Australia)
- The Movember Foundation (Australia)
- Pinktober for the Breast Cancer Foundation (Australia)
- Making a Difference Christmas Appeal (Australia)
- Nelson Mandela International Day (South Africa)
- The Escuela Agroecológica de Pirque Charity (Chile)
- The Yearn to Learn Orphanage (China).