Lifeline announced as Official Charity Partner of the Plus500 Brumbies

Brumbies Rugby 6 March 2018

Henry Speight, Plus500 Brumbies Lifeline Ambassador. Photo: Supplied by Brumbies Rugby.

The Plus500 Brumbies are pleased to announce the continuation of Lifeline Canberra’s Major Charity Partner status for 2018.

The Brumbies will help raise awareness for Lifeline Canberra and the invaluable service they provide to the community of Canberra and the surrounding region by promoting Lifeline in their role as their major charity and coaches’ partner.

Lifeline Canberra is considered amongst the most pre-eminent charities in the ACT, regularly setting the benchmark for thought leadership in suicide prevention and community-wide awareness for mental health advocacy.

“We are immensely proud to announce Lifeline Canberra as our official major charity partner for the 2018 season,” Brumbies CEO Michael Thomson said.

“The organisation does an incredible amount of good work and is a vital part of Canberra and the surrounding region. As last season, Lifeline will feature prominently on our coaches’ apparel and in the coaches’ box and we look forward to building on our already very strong relationship with them.”

Lifeline Canberra, and their high profile annual fundraising event program, has become part of the fabric on the region with their Bookfairs, held at EPIC, attracting attendance figures of over 14,000 people across the three-day event.

Lifeline Canberra already has a strong link with the Brumbies with Wallabies international superstar Henry Speight an Ambassador for the crisis support service which also provides training and mental health awareness programs to the community.

“Lifeline Canberra re thrilled to again partner with the Brumbies in 2018,” CEO Carrie Leeson commented of the link-up.

“Our organisations both serve to uplift and engage the Canberra community and together we can do so much more.

“Henry Speight has been an ambassador for Lifeline Canberra for two years now and is a vital part of our communications team, we are very grateful to him for his support in everything we do.”

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