News

Jodi Lee Foundation

The Jodi Lee Foundation aims to empower people to take active steps to prevent bowel cancer and live healthy lives. Perks were lucky enough to have Nick Lee and Hugo Toovey from the Jodi Lee Foundation present their workplace health program to us in February, which not only educated us on bowel cancer, but inspired […]


Backpacks 4 SA Kids – Laptops

Recently at Perks we upgraded 16 of our laptops to newer models, and saw the opportunity to assist Backpacks 4 SA Kids in the process. Our IT team cleared all the laptops and then placed Microsoft software on to each of them for kids to be able to use when displaced from their homes. We are […]


Camp Quality – Caravan Complete

Camp Quality provide services to assist children living with cancer and their families to help create a better life by building optimism and resilience throughout each stage of their cancer journey As previously detailed in our news, their onsite caravan situated at Adelaide Shores Caravan Park was greatly in need of a facelift. The Perks […]


Perks Foundation Golf Day

The Perks Foundation will be hosting their first golf day at Royal Adelaide Golf Course on Friday, 6 October 2017. The day is shaping to be a terrific event, with the picturesque course combining with food/drink, social catchups and all while raising money towards to a worthwhile cause. This year the Foundation has chosen to […]


CK Lim – Haircut for Charity

One of Perks employees CK Lim has recently decided to trim off his beloved top knot in the name of the Perks Foundation. He has set a target of $1,000 by 22 September, in which if its reached, the top knot will be dispensed and then his head shaved to tidy it all up. If […]


Casual Day Donations

Every Friday during summer, then each first Friday of the month following, Perks staff wear casual clothes and raise money for numerous charities. Through the 2016 calendar year, $4,270 was raised in total and 16 different charities were assisted from those funds. A broad range of charities are assisted, with staff members encouraged to nominate charities […]


Camp Quality – Caravan Upgrade

Camp Quality provide services to assist children living with cancer and their families to help create a better life by building optimism and resilience throughout each stage of their cancer journey. One of the ways that Camp Quality assists is by offering an onsite caravan situated at the Adelaide Shores Caravan Park which is used […]


Hutt St Centre – Raising Awareness

  The Hutt St Centre have been raising awareness and collecting donated goods the past fortnight in the Foyer of the Telstra House.   Henry Stevens and Stefan Kakogianis were kind enough to assist in this cause, and made themselves available for a few shifts to be able to speak to the community further about the […]


Operation Flinders – Assistant Team Leader

The Perks Foundation has been supporting Operation Flinders over the past 12 months, and has recently offered the opportunity for staff members to further help as an assistant team leader. Given the nature of the camps, there is a substantial application process and significant training to be completed before a team member can be involved. Carmen […]


Magdalene Centre – Christmas Appeal

Each year, AnglicareSA through the Magdalene Centre provides Christmas food and toys to hundreds of disadvantaged individuals and families. The Perks community has been collecting together donations throughout the past month to assist this worthy cause. Next week, 20+ of the staff are volunteering at the Magdalene Centre to assist with the distribution of all the […]