Our Major Partners
Surf Life Saving WA
SLSWA's core principle is ‘Saving Lives and Building Great Communities'. Not only does SLSWA ensure safety at our beaches; it also helps the community by providing social, recreational and sporting opportunities. Wesfarmers supports SLSWA by sponsoring its Emergency Response Teams which keep our beaches and aquatic environment safe.
Mission Australia helps disadvantaged Australians get back on their feet, giving them the ability to build strong family relationships, gain sustainable employment and avoid homelessness. Wesfarmers supports Mission Australia by sponsoring their Youth Withdrawal and Respite Service, the only such facility directed at young people in Western Australia.
Redkite provides support to children and young people with cancer, as well as helping families through the cancer journey by providing financial assistance, emotional support, and education assistance. Wesfarmers is the major program partner of Redkite's Music Therapy Program which assists young people in maximising the coping resources available to them during their treatment.
Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research
The Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research (formerly the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research) has made a significant contribution to health and medicine through their research into the genetic and environmental causes of a range of diseases. Wesfarmers has been a strong supporter of the Institute since its foundation.
The Lions Eye Institute
The Lions Eye Institute conducts vital research into the causes, prevention, and treatment of eye diseases. It is also responsible for providing clinical services to more than 40,000 people each year.
The McCusker Alzheimer's Research Foundation
The McCusker Alzheimer's Research Foundation supports research to make Alzheimer's a treatable and preventable disease. The Foundation was established in 2001, with Wesfarmers beginning its support in 2005.