Partnerships and corporate engagement opportunities

We offer a range of ways for organisations to get involved with Guide Dogs NSW/ACT:

  • Corporate partnerships: develop a tailored partnership designed to help meet your business objectives and make an impact in the community.
  • Corporate fundraising: come together as a team for a fundraising activity.
  • Workplace giving: give staff the chance to reduce their taxable income while offering tangible support with workplace giving.
  • Staff volunteering: get staff involved with our volunteer activities and special events.
  • Access educational resources: invite one of our inspiring speakers to a meeting or event to share their personal story of living with low vision.
  • Canberra Giving Circle: join the community of supports funding Guide Dogs’ services for adults and children in the Canberra region

Guide Dogs Australia was named Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Charity Brand for six consecutive years between 2013-2018, and again in 2020.

It is heartening and incredibly rewarding to know that our organisation is so loved and trusted throughout the community, thanks to the support of organisations like yours.

You can help us continue our work and build your reputation by partnering with Guide Dogs NSW/ACT.

To partner with us, please contact 02 9412 9300 between 9am and 5pm weekdays or email

Group of women kneeling down around a black Guide Dog, all smiling at camera.

Our partners

We are able to provide services for those with low vision or blindness thanks to generous contributions of our partners. We would like to thank our major Corporate Partners, Trusts & Foundations, Community Partners and Top Model Collection Dog Hosts for the difference they make in the community.

Two yellow guide dog puppies sitting in a dog bed, side by side.

Guide Dogs Australia National Partners

Guide Dogs NSW/ACT partners

  • The RALI Foundation

    The RALI Foundation
  • The George Institute for Global Health

    The George Institute for Global Health
  • Presbyterian Ladies College

    Presbyterian Ladies College
  • Coles

  • Woolworths

  • IGA

  • South Sydney Junior Rugby League Club

  • Bankstown District Sports Club Ltd

  • The Centre for Eye Health

  • Ingleburn RSL Club

  • Big W

  • Nelson Bay Wests Diggers Club

  • Mingara Leisure Centre

  • Blacktown RSL Club

  • Merimbula RSL Club Ltd

  • St Johns Park Bowling Club Ltd

  • St George Motor Boat Club

  • Bankstown RSL

  • Cremorne Orpheum Theatre

  • Tamworth Shoppingworld

  • Shoal Bay Country Club

Corporate fundraising

Get your staff involved in corporate fundraising to help people with low vision or blindness. Not only will you raise funds and awareness for Guide Dogs NSW/ACT, it’s a great opportunity for team building and an opportunity to have some fun!

Corporate fundraising is a fantastic way to develop a shared sense of pride and enhance workplace morale. Bring your team together knowing that you’ve achieved a common goal and will give more people the chance to live independently with confidence.

Getting started

To get you started, you can take a look at our community fundraising resources or view our upcoming events to see what fundraising events are on soon that your team can get involved with.

Yellow and black Guide Dog in training puppies side by side with their training vests on.

Workplace giving

Workplace giving is a simple and effective way of supporting people with low vision or blindness. Even the smallest donations make a difference.

Workplace giving enables employees to make pre-tax donations direct from their pay which means that most people who donate via workplace giving will reduce their taxable income – providing the donation amount is $2 or more. This is a great way to get your employees involved.

Benefits for employees

  • A simple and easy way to give regularly to Guide Dogs NSW/ACT.
  • For most people, there are tax benefits for donating this way.
  • It does not affect gross income or other calculations such as superannuation, guaranteed payments or fringe benefits.

Benefits for employers

  • An easy way for your staff to help the community.
  • Position your company as a generous contributor to the community.
  • Increase staff loyalty and motivation.
  • Improve workplace culture.

Set up a donation from your salary now.

An added extra

Some companies match staff donations as additional support – this may be something you’d like to consider.

Partner with us

For further information or support about partnerships or corporate giving, please call us on 02 9412 9300 between 9am and 5pm weekdays or email

A young client with their Guide Dog at the airport, looking out the window at a Qantas plane.