Partnering for healthier rural and remote communities
Rural Doctors Foundation is very grateful for the support of like-minded advocates working together with us to achieve better, fairer health outcomes for country people.
Our grant funding partners
Protecting Warwick and Millmerran against COVID
With a grant provided by Acciona Energia, Rural Doctors Foundation provided Medihoods to the rural hospitals in Warwick and Millmerran. These lifesaving devices protect doctors, nurses and patients against the spread of COVID and other infectious diseases.
Aurizon Community Giving Fund
Providing emergency kits for rural doctors
With funds provided by Aurizon Community Fund, Rural Doctors Foundation is continuing to provide emergency medical kits to doctors supporting rural and remote communities.
Community Benefit Fund
Protecting rural communities against COVID
With funds provided by the Community Benefit Fund and support provided by Queensland Health, Rural Doctors Foundation provided Medihoods and replacement covers to over 60 hospitals across Queensland.
Providing emergency equipment
Kestrel Coal have supported Rural Doctors Foundation by providing emergency medical equipment such as COVID Medihoods and Defibrillators to communities in the Emerald region.
Providing emergency kits for first respondersWith the support of NAB Foundation, Rural Doctors Foundation has been able to provide first responders in rural communities with emergency kits fully equipped with the medical equipment required at the scene of rural accidents such as tractor injuries or road crashes.
Our event partners
Hibernian Race Club
Raising funds to support rural communitiesThe Hibernian Race Day is an annual horse racing event and Rural Doctors Foundation has been selected as the charity partner until 2024. Profits raised from this event support the work of Rural Doctors Foundation.
Racing to support rural communitiesOz Aid selected Rural Doctors Foundation as its charity partner for this exciting car racing event held at Kooralbyn Airfield. Profits from the event support the work of the Foundation.
Gundy Medical Muster
Raising funds to support rural communities
Gundy Medical Muster provided funds from their art event auction to support the work of Rural Doctors Foundation. Doctors supporting doctors!
Big Dry Friday
Big Dry Friday is a major fundraising initiative to support those living in rural and remote communities. Morgans have selected Rural Doctors Foundation as a beneficiary of this event. We are extremely grateful for their very generous support.
Our industry partners
Advocating for more doctors in rural Queensland
Rural Doctors Association of Queensland (RDAQ) supports rural doctors and is a tenacious advocate for improved health outcomes across for remote and rural Queensland. Their support for Rural Doctors Foundation extends back many years and they were instrumental in the formation of the Foundation back in 2016.
Supporting rural doctors and their families
RDAA is the peak professional body representing the interests of rural and remote doctors and the communities they live and work in. Rural Doctors Foundation is grateful to RDAA for their ongoing financial support and their willingness to provide resourcing and guidance as required.