Bloomex supports Cancer Council and Biggest Morning Tea
By: Bloomex, Cancer Council
Bloomex will be providing a special floral centerpiece designed in the Biggest Morning Tea's theme colours in a combination of blue, yellow and white flowers. Fifteen percent of product purchase from each centerpiece sold will go directly to Cancer Council. The special centrepeice will be available for purchase here, throughout the month of May 2019.
In addition, Bloomex has set up a special sign up page here. Anyone who signs up here will receive 15% off any purchase from Bloomex products, and in addition, 10% of their order value will be donated directly to Cancer Council.
Funds raised through centerpiece sales and through this rebate program will go to help support research and advocacy for cancer patients and their families.
Cancer Council is the only Australian charity to work across every area of cancer from research and advocacy to prevention and support. They seek to engage all Australians in their work to reduce the impact of cancer in Australia through advocacy, research, education and support. In 2017, they directed over $60 million in cancer research and there services were used almost 250,000 times by Australians affected by cancer.
Biggest Morning Tea is Cancer Council's largest fundraising event of the year. Hosts can register to hold a tea, invite guests and raise funds for Cancer Council. Teas are hosted throughout May and June with the official day on May 23rd. Celebrity chefs, authors and television personalities also assist in the effort. In 2018, Biggest Morning Tea events collectively raised $11.9M.
"We're delighted to introduce a beautiful new centerpiece for this year's Biggest Morning Tea, in addition to flower donations and the special rebate program," says Sue McDonald, Director of Public Relations and Corporate Partnerships at Bloomex Australia. "Cancer Council supports all Australians dealing with a diagnosis in addition to providing information and guidance about prevention and healthy living. Bloomex is proud help support the wonderful work they do."
"'Cancer Council is grateful for the support that we are receiving from Bloomex and their customers this May. We don't receive any ongoing government funding so we rely on the support of the Community and organisations such as Bloomex to fund the vital work that we do' says Professor Sanchia Aranda, Chief Executive Officer of Cancer Council Australia.
Bloomex is one of the largest florists in Australia since launching in 2011. Orders are taken and processed through the company's site at www.bloomex.com.au or by Live Chat, and then delivered to customers via local courier. In addition to flowers, Bloomex offers a variety of other gift items including plants, gift hampers, gourmet foods, sweets and treats. Bloomex is the largest florist in Canada in addition to serving the US and Australia.
About Cancer Council
Cancer Council is Australia's leading cancer charity working across every aspect of every cancer. Every day, we support families affected by cancer when they need it most, speak out on behalf of the community on cancer issues, empower people to reduce their cancer risk, and find new ways to better detect and treat cancer. With your help, we're getting closer to a cancer-free future every day.