In the Community
Moose involves employee volunteers to participate in other
annual fundraising initiatives such as fun runs, morning teas and
other colourful initiatives that raise money and awareness for
related causes. Additionally, staff collectively contributes funds
to support a sponsor child, therefore working together to change
Moose staff also actively participate in many other events that
help the community and various charities.
In 2012 Moose have
partnered with The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Comfort Kids
Program to help achieve their vision of pain free care for babies,
children and adolescents. To read more click here.
On 4th December
2011 Andrew Brown set off to row 3,000 miles solo across the
Atlantic Ocean to raise money for help a London Child & The Toy
Trust. Moose has been the single highest donor to Andrew's
Challenge, donating £5,000 to his cause.
MacKillop Family Services
In December 2011,
Mackillop family services held their annual Christmsa get
togethers. Moose was able to provide Santa with bags full of toys
to hand out to the kids, as well as provide toys to be distributed
to the Southern region of Victoria and to other MacKillop
Movember is a
cause that numeruos Moose staff members felt passionate about.
Movember 2011 saw seven very fine Moose men grow some fine
moustaches - Team Moose! Collectively they raised funds,
which Moose then dollar-matched to bring our donation to a total of
$3468 for a great cause!
thousands of people get together to run, walk or jog charity
marathons in an effort to raise money for various charities. Moose
has been involved in both Run for the Kids and the Melbourne
Marathon. Moose Enterprise employees volunteer to form a team and
have contributed to the millions raised for these various
Moose participated in a local community Fathers day, bringing
children and dads together for a fun filled, special day filled
with show bags, entertainment and quality time spent together.
- Hosting Lunch for Students with Special Needs
Every year a special school that is home to children
experiencing life-long serious disabilities visits Moose
Enterprise. It is a day that educates and entertains children
and provides a fun way to brighten up their day. The children
visit the toy factory and play with toys and are entertained by
Various Charity Events
Over the years Moose has participated in various fundraising
events for numerous charities, getting involved and drumming up
Disaster Relief Efforts
Moose immediately donated funds for the victims of the 2009
Black Saturday Bushfire, plus hundreds of toys were distributed to
the children of the community. While nothing can truly fill
the loss this community experienced, it was a way to entertain and
distract children that survived a life changing, devastating
Moose will continue to show support for other natural disasters
that affect families and children.