Wests Tigers are extremely thankful for its Charity Partners and their ongoing support in fulfilling the club's mission statement — enriching the lives of those in our community through the game of rugby league.
Autism Spectrum Australia
Autism Spectrum Australia is Australia’s largest service provider for people on the autism spectrum. Their specialised, evidence informed schools program is one of the largest in the world, with additional services that include information and advice, diagnostic assessments, behaviour support, parent and family support, and adult programs. Evidence-informed practice and applied research is shared nationwide. Wests Tigers were proud to have launched the club's first Autism Friendly Room at ANZ Stadium in 2018, providing a controlled space for children with autism.
Beyond Blue provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health. This is done in conjunction with Wests Tigers through a range of initiatives aimed at reducing the stigma and raising awareness around mental health — including a charity ball, beyondblue awareness round, mental health schools program and a number of other initiatives.
Feel the Magic
Wests Tigers provide Feel The Magic with the opportunity to raise awareness and funds through various match day activities. Feel The Magic has developed Australia's largest grief education and support program 'Camp Magic' for children between the ages of 7-17 who have lost a parent, sibling or legal guardian.
Fight Cancer Foundation
Fight Cancer Foundation is a national charity dedicated to providing care, treatment and support for cancer patients and their families, as well as funding vital research into cancer treatment and cures. Fight Cancer Foundation strives to ensure children and young people stay engaged with their education while they receive treatment for cancer.
Men of League Foundation
The Men of League Foundation assists the men, women and children of the rugby league family through physical, financial and emotional support. The Foundation provides financial support and referrals to those within the rugby league community who are in genuine need and are unable to cover their own costs. Through the Men of League Foundation's extensive volunteer network, the Foundation engages in wellbeing visits to homes, hospitals and aged care providing emotional support and prevent social isolation.
The Exodus Foundation
The Exodus Foundation is a registered charity that combats disadvantage in its many forms – by providing food, educational, and social health and wellbeing services without discrimination to those who need it most. This works in conjunction with Wests Tigers by raising awareness and providing fundraising opportunities for the Exodus Foundation who field the homeless in Ashfield and provide other worthwhile services.
Settlement Services International
Settlement Services International (SSI) is a community organisation and social business supporting newcomers and other Australians to achieve their full potential. SSI works with vulnerable individuals such as refugees, people seeking asylum and culturally and linguistically diverse communities, helping them to build capacity and overcome inequality.