Archive: The Common Good

The Prince Charles Hospital's 2023 Giving Day

The Common Good

The Prince Charles Hospital's 2023 Giving Day

The Prince Charles Hospital's 2023 Giving Day: Our Giving Day is around the corner! We hope to raise $100,000 for The Prince Charles Hospital’s Emergency Department and Paediatrics Ward.

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What is a Giving Day?

Giving Day

What is a Giving Day?

What is a Giving Day? Giving days are becoming an increasingly popular way to fundraise. We explain what they are and the benefits.

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Include a Charity Week 2023: The Impact of Leaving a Gift in Will

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Include a Charity Week 2023: The Impact of Leaving a Gift in Will

Have you heard of Include a Charity Week? Click here to read about the social change campaign and how you can have a lasting impact.

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Ekka Strawberry Sundae Sales Records Tumble in 2023

Ekka Strawberry Sundaes

Ekka Strawberry Sundae Sales Records Tumble in 2023

Ekka Strawberry Sundae Sales 2023: Sunny skies, soaring temps and support from showgoers all combined to create record-breaking sales.

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About the Strawberries at the Heart of the Iconic Strawberry Sundae

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About the Strawberries at the Heart of the Iconic Strawberry Sundae

Sourcing the strawberries: In this blog, we’d like to introduce you to a few who ensure your Strawberry Sundaes contains fresh, delicious and juicy berries.

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Meet the Ekka Strawberry Sundae Ice Cream Makers: Lick Ice Cream

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Meet the Ekka Strawberry Sundae Ice Cream Makers: Lick Ice Cream

Meet the Ekka Strawberry Sundae Ice Cream Makers: The special, smooth ice cream is produced right here in Brisbane by family-owned Lick Ice Cream.

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Meet Aidan Ryan: The Artist Behind Our Strawberry Sundae Illustration

Corporate Partnerships

Meet Aidan Ryan: The Artist Behind Our Strawberry Sundae Illustration

Did you spot the Ekka Strawberry Sundae illustration on a tote bag at last year’s show? Click here to meet the Brisbane-based artist who created the character.

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What is Workplace Giving?

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What is Workplace Giving?

What is workplace giving? In this blog, we outline what workplace giving is, how it works and who it benefits. Click to find out more.

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Five Reasons Ekka Strawberry Sundaes are so special

Ekka Strawberry Sundaes

Five Reasons Ekka Strawberry Sundaes are so special

As far as Ekka traditions go, one treats the tastebuds AND helps people live healthier for longer. Click to read 5 reasons why Ekka Strawberry Sundaes are so special.

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Tradie Health Institute receives $50,000 donation from HIA Charitable Foundation

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Tradie Health Institute receives $50,000 donation from HIA Charitable Foundation

The Housing Industry Association Charitable Foundation (HIACF) has made what it described as a “well-deserved” $50,000 donation to the Tradie Health Institute.

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Community Fundraising: A Great Way to Make a Difference for The Common Good

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Community Fundraising: A Great Way to Make a Difference for The Common Good

Is there a purpose you’re passionate about? Community fundraising can make a significant and positive impact for a cause you care about.

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New Investigator Grants Propelling More Research Careers in 2023

Medical Research

New Investigator Grants Propelling More Research Careers in 2023

The Common Good has helped to launch approximately 243 research careers through our New Investigator grants, and in 2023 we are adding another 12 to that total.

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