Ipswich Jets Rugby Leagues Club Inc is proud to announce it has contributed over $503,000 back into the local Ipswich community, through cash and non-cash donations over the 2016 financial year. This shows the clubs dedication in giving back to our local community and something the club’s Board, and General Manager, Teresa Cavill - Jones are very excited about.
“To be able to contribute nearly a half a million dollars back into the local community is something fantastic, and is a great testament to the support provided by members that visit the club and also to the great effort shown by all of our staff each and every day.”
“The Club is very focused on providing as much support as possible to the local charities and their programs and associations seeking assistance, and the Club is indeed committed to strengthening this area of the club’s direction in the future.”
“It is with great pride that we make this announcement as we feel that any help and assistance we can provide to local schools, charities, and sporting organisations greatly benefits the community as a whole,” Teresa stated.
Ipswich Jets Rugby Leagues Club Inc is a major employer in the Ipswich region with over 60 staff and one of the initiatives of the the Ipswich Jets is our School Based Trainee program which is in its 4th year, with the club also considered a leader in the QLD club industry for implementing the program whereby local students gain on-the-job training and experience whilst completing their certificate lll in Hospitality in conjunction with Club Training Australia. “Our School Based Trainee Program is something we are extremely proud of. It reinforces our support for the youth of today, which gives them an understanding of the costomer Service , the value of money and places them in good stead for their future endeavours in hospitality, or any career path they may choose”, Ms Teresa Cavill - Jones stated.
The list of this year includes:-
Local Schools, Service Clubs, Defence Support Agencies, Ipswich Show, Returned Servicemens Clubs, Men of League, Alara,
Legacy, Ipswich Cambrian Chior, Ipswich Vigaro, Red Cross, St Vincent De Paul, Daycare Centres, Switch On Relay for Life,
McHappy Day, Mad Hatters, and many many more....