Type 1 Diabetes Family Centre Visionaries
The Family Centre’s Visionaries have changed our community in powerful ways. Visionaries have made a vital and lasting impact upon the type 1 diabetes community with their foresight, leadership and generosity and their contributions have enabled the Family Centre to build its facility, services and community to support hundreds of families and individuals to thrive with type 1. Their patronage is at the very heart of the Family Centre, and we thank them for their visionary support of our organisation.
Family Centre Visionary
Jeff Newman OAM , Founding Chair
Jeff’s leadership, dedication and generosity have enabled the Family Centre to establish its unique and effective model of diabetes care – the first service of its kind in Australia. During his time as our Chair, Jeff made a profound impact. He leaves a lasting legacy: a thriving community of hundreds of families who are connected, supported and inspired by the Family Centre.
The Type 1 Diabetes Family Centre is grateful to have received generous financial support from the following individuals and organisations, who have made cumulative gifts of $10,000 and above over the last two financial years.
Family Centre Heroes
The Horgan Family and Leeuwin Estate
Family Centre Innovators
$100,000 - $149,999
Bendat Family Foundation
Rick and Victoria Malone
The Towner Family and Flametree Wines
Family Centre Legends
$50,000 - $99,999
North Perth Community Bank
Primewest Centrepoint Shopping Centre
St. George Foundation
Family Centre Builders
$10,000 - $49,999
Bob Bollen and Benz Industries Pty Ltd
Bunnings Group Limited
Leeuwin Estate Charitable Foundation Trust
Regent Motor Group
RockaDex Diabetes Supplies
Telethon Community Cinemas
Family Centre Community Fundraisers
We would like to sincerely acknowledge and thank every company, family and individual that has supported the Family Centre through donations, financial and in-kind, and community fundraising events. Your support has made a significant impact upon the lives of people with type 1 diabetes.
Family Centre Community Fundraiser Spotlight
We would like to express special thanks to the following community fundraisers for supporting the Family Centre over multiple years.
Paua Rose Netball Club Charity Cup proudly supported by Swick Mining Services
For your support of the Family Centre over consecutive years at your annual charity netball cup, raising over $36,000.
Automotive Holdings Group and Staff
For your support of the Family Centre over the past two years at your community fundraising events, the AHG Track Trek and the AHG Charity Walk, which raised over
Bec, the Family Centre’s CEO, has continued in her mission to prove that a life with type 1 is a ‘Life Without Limits,’ raising more than $130,000 through her three solo swims to Rottnest Island.