DOOLEYS in the community

DOOLEYS has a strong tradition of community engagement. As an organisation, we are committed to being an active member of our local community by investing time and resources in addressing community needs, improving the quality of life of our workforce and members, embracing diversity, looking after the environment and always conducting our business in a transparent and ethical manner.

DOOLEYS is committed to our local community and actively participates in community life through a variety of key partnerships, community projects, sponsored events and employee volunteer opportunities. 

Each year, we proudly support over 150 local community organisations, schools, charity groups and sporting associations through funding programs such as ClubGRANTS, sponsorships, donations and in-kind support.

DOOLEYS key community involvement partnerships include: 

  • The Children’s Hospital at Westmead – a variety of fundraising activities are undertaken each year including City2Surf, the Bandaged Bear Appeal and the DOOLEYS Christmas Fair
  • Catholic Education Foundation – providing education bursaries for local school children
  • Naming sponsor of the Netball NSW DOOLEYS Metro league
  • Cumberland Council – sponsorship of community events including Australia Day, Cherry Blossom Festival, Lunar New Year Festival, Seniors Week and Christmas in the Gardens
  • Local sporting sponsorships – including cycling, basketball, netball, rugby league, soccer, AFL and cricket 

The DOOLEYS Board of Directors, management and staff are dedicated to ensuring the Club has a positive impact on the local community, working tirelessly to ensure DOOLEYS is an active contributor to the Cumberland local government area and its surrounds.

Community Funding

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Our Community partners

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DOOLEYS Helping Hands

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Companion Card

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Environmental Sustainability

Here at DOOLEYS we actively promote long-term environmental sustainability and work hard to ensure our Club has a positive impact on the community. DOOLEYS has adopted a pro-active approach to the continuous improvement of environmentally friendly systems and improved Club infrastructure.

DOOLEYS undertakes energy efficiency projects which aim to reduce the Club’s overall impact on the environment. This includes energy, water, gas and waste reduction projects as well as infrastructure upgrades.

The DOOLEYS Green Team meets on a regular basis to discuss current environmental projects and to monitor the Club’s use of electricity, water, gas and waste. DOOLEYS Green Team consists of enthusiastic managers and staff from a broad cross section of the Club’s facilities.

Environmental Achievements
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Home Enviro Tips
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Latest Community News

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The Christmas Giving Tree for local families in need

DOOLEYS are once again partnering with the St Vincent de Paul Society NSW for their 'Christmas Giving Tree' initiative for local families in need.
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In response to the current drought crisis across NSW, DOOLEYS has donated $100,000 cash to Rural Aid.
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Bob 'Tug' Wilson's Walk Wrap Up

In March, sixteen DOOLEYS staff and members took on The Bob ‘Tug’ Wilson Walk for Kids with Cancer to help raise much needed funds for The Children’s Hospital at Westmead.
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