Our partnership with the Children’s Hospital Foundation represents our commitment to making a lasting difference in our community.
We understand how important it is to help our healthcare community and the patients they serve. By collaborating with the Children’s Hospital Foundation, we aim to provide diverse donation and volunteer opportunities for our team and the broader Cornerstone Community.
Reflecting on our journey, Samantha Miklos, our CEO, shares,
“It has been our goal to partner with a healthcare charity in our community and to make a positive impact on our healthcare community and the people they help every day.”
Making An Impact
The Children’s Hospital Foundation provides in-hospital entertainment and support for sick and injured kids and their families, funding vital research and helping to purchase new, life-saving equipment.
They impact families across Queensland and northern NSW, from the suburbs to the cities, rural, regional, and remote.
Join us in making an impact and discover the various ways you can get involved!
- Placements with Impact – Raising $15,000 to date, CMR clients, healthcare workers and recruitment consultants are all equally contributing to our core partnership initiative, where a percentage of every placement is donated to Children’s Hospital Foundation.
- myCMR Shop Donations – Our healthcare workers can make a difference through myCMR Shop, where you can round up your purchase transactions from uniforms to directly support the Children’s Hospital Foundation.
- Salary Sacrifice – CMR team members can explore the option of salary sacrifice to contribute directly to the Children’s Hospital Foundation.
- Fundraising Events – Participate in our fundraising events to collectively make a positive impact in the lives of children and their families.
June 2023: Partnership Launch
Our journey with the Children’s Hospital Foundation began with a celebration on International Nurses Day and National Administrative Professionals Day. We expressed our gratitude to the incredible staff at the Queensland Children’s Hospital by distributing thank you cookies and cards.
August 2023: 42K Your Way
Our team raised $2K for the foundation’s month-long 42K Your Way challenge. We appreciated the support of our family and friends during our fundraising efforts and enjoyed coming together for the Launch walk from Woolloongabba to South Bank.
August 2023: EKKA Volunteering Activities
Our team participated in our first volunteering activity at Queensland Children’s Hospital, sorting EKKA show bag items for kids to enjoy a touch of EKKA magic. We also helped create Hush Packs, providing caregivers with resources for much-needed rest by their child’s bedside.
November 2023: CMR Take on Bridge to Brisbane
Our team tackled both the 10km and the 4.5km Bridge to Brisbane to raise funds for the foundation in fun ways that keep our team active.
December 2023: The Gift of Giving
Our team donated Christmas gifts and joined the Children’s Hospital Foundation staff at Indooroopilly shopping Centre to wrap gifts and support the incredible work of the Foundation.
Upcoming Events & Initiatives:
Keep an eye out for upcoming fundraising initiatives, as together we can be the difference every child deserves.
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