At Alberts – we believe thriving minds help keep our world vibrant. As such, mental health and wellbeing is critically important. We have embedded this belief into many of our processes and indeed have an impact pillar for investing in this space! One program we've had to support this, is using an EAP (Employee Assistance Program) for our staff and board. It's designed to provide confidential external and free support to employees who are worried or stressed about a work or personal issue and to be a resource available to them when needed. This year we've decided to extend our
With funding support from the Australian Government through the Office for the Arts, Support Act is now offering cash grants of $2,000 ($2700 to families with dependent children) called COVID-19 Crisis Relief Grants (formerly known as MusicKeeper/CrewKeeper).
An iconic Australian music company known for supporting artists such as AC/DC and the Easybeats has established its own impact fund, looking to back a new generation of pioneers working to solve society’s most pressing issues. Read more about what Pro-bono had to say here.
Sendle delivery service has closed a $19 million funding round to help support the business during the frantic e-commerce delivery boom triggered by the COVID-19 lockdowns. Sendle offers a greener delivery service, which Alberts Impact Ventures have backed alongside Rampersand, King River Capital, amongst others. The full article can be read here