THE SALVATION ARMY
Attwood Marshall Lawyers have been proudly supporting The Salvation Army Wills Day across the Gold Coast and Tweed Shire communities. The Salvation Army arrange for members of the public to attend the wills day and have a will done for a specified donation amount to The Salvation Army (usually $75)*.We provide this service for free and make our staff available to see the clients. All proceeds go to The Salvation Army fundraising program
Every Christmas Attwood Marshall Lawyers have a tradition of collecting gifts and hamper food items for a family struggling in our local community.
The Salvation Army helps more than 1 million Australians every year – that’s one person every 30 seconds!
In a typical week across Australia the Salvation Army provide*:
- 100,000 meals for the hungry
- 2,000 beds for the homeless
- 5,000 to 8,000 food vouchers
- 1,000 people with assistance in finding employment
- Refuge to 500 victims of abuse
- Assistance to 500 people addicted to drugs, alcohol or gambling
- Several thousand people with counselling
- 3,000 elderly people with aged care services
- 1000 people in the court system with chaplaincy services
- Family tracing services which locate 40 missing family members
Attwood Marshall Lawyers has been a proud sponsor of the Coolangatta Surf Life Saving Club for the past ten years.
The surf club is located in Marine Parade Coolangatta and offers free life guarding to the public during weekends and public holidays.
Coolangatta Surf Life Saving Club is a collective team made up of a mix of male and female with a wide range of ages. They have the Nipper section for those aged 5 to 13. For those a little older, there is Active Senior / Past Active, Active reserve (over 18 years), Active Cadet & Juniors, Long service and Life members many of whom regularly conduct Beach Patrols. In addition, they also have Assoicate members who do not patrol but are greatly valued by their general support and involvement in many other facets of the Club. Coolangatta Surf Life Saving Club can present young people with many opportunities for self development and growth.
Surf Lifesaving has a proud history among Australian tradition and is particularly strong in a location like the Gold Coast.
Surf Lifesaving volunteers graciously give up significant amounts of their time in pursuit of the safe guarding of others lives. Attwood Marshall is very proud of our association with the Coolangatta Surf Life Saving Club and look forward to a long relationship.
AUSTRALIAN RED CROSS
Since 2003, Attwood Marshall Lawyers have been proudly supporting the Red Cross Wills Day across the Gold Coast and Tweed Shire communities. Red Cross arrange for members of the public to attend the wills day and have a will done for a specified donation amount to the Red cross (usually $75)*.
We provide this service for free and make our staff available to see the clients. All proceeds go to the Red Cross fundraising program which is absolutely vital for the emergency and international work of the Red Cross. These programs also highlight the opportunity to grant a bequest to a charity in your will.
Red Cross works with the most vulnerable people and communities in Australia and internationally. Their work is focused around seven priority areas.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
TWEED PALLIATIVE SUPPORT
Tweed Palliative Support is a well established community run organisation that provides free support services for people living with a life-limiting illness. Trained volunteers offer a range of services to palliative clients, their families and carers including personal care, shopping, transport to and from medical appointments, loan of medical equipment and emotional support.
Attwood Marshall Lawyers recently sponsored the “Light Up a Life Lunch” held at the Salt Bar Kingscliff on Friday 9th October 2015. The event was hosted by TV Presenter and Ambassador for Tweed Palliative Support and Wedgetail Retreat Natalie Gruzlewski and was a sell out success with 200 guests attending the luncheon and fashion parade.
TPS receives minimal government funding and relies almost completely on community donations, income from its Op Shops, grants from local organisations and fundraising drives. TPS gives emphasis to end-of-life options and maintaining a high quality of life that is why Attwood Marshall has become involved in supporting such a worthy organization.
GOLD COAST TURF CLUB
As one of the few legal firms that provide specialist advice in the Thoroughbred industry, Attwood Marshall has been a sponsor and supporter of the Gold Coast Turf Club since 2008.
We sponsor and have naming rights to seven races on our Attwood Marshall Raceday held every year on Caulfield Cup Day. We also sponsor the Bat Out of Hell Race and the Gold Coast Guineas Race on Prime Ministers Cup Raceday.
The Gold Coast Turf Club is home to Australia’s richest raceday, the Jeep Magic Millions. Hosting approximately 60 race meetings across the year, the Gold Coast Turf Club is one of the country’s busiest racecourses.
TWEED COAST TIGERS AFL
Attwood Marshall has been a sponsor and supporter of the Tweed Coast Juniors AFL Club since the club was formed in 2006 and commenced playing in the Northern Rivers JAFL League in 2007.
Our sponsorship provides support to teams from Under 8’s, Under 14’s and Under 15/16`s.
The Club has over 110 players registered and the home ground is situated at the Barry Sheppard Oval at Round Mountain.
SOUTHPORT TIGERS R.L.F.C
Attwood Marshall has been a sponsor and supporter of the Southport Tigers Rugby League Football Club since 2009.
We provide jersey sponsorship for the Tigers.
Southport Tigers compete in both the junior and senior Gold Coast Rugby League competitions. The club is based at Owen Park in Southport on the Gold Coast.
FIT LIFE MARTIAL ARTS
Attwood Marshall has been a sponsor and supporter of the Fit Life Martial Arts for several years.
FitLife Martial Arts will provide you with many options for enhancing your fitness, health, longevity,protection, and self development on the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual levels. We have a strong grounding in morality, etiquette, ethics, health, and safety, while making your experience fun.Whether you are looking for a traditional Kung Fu system, Tai Chi Chuan, Qigong, better health, increased mental focus, self confidence, longevity, flexibility, Oriental medicine, kids classes, weaponry, increased power output, corporate classes, personal training, or even special events demonstrations, Fit Life Kung Fu.
Our Attwood Marshall Lawyers sponsored Lion, Lin Di is seen from Tweed Heads to Ormeau!
WESTPAC LIFE SAVER RESCUE HELICOPTER
No one has ever had to pay to be assisted by the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter. That is because people in our community, along with the NSW Government, through NSW Health and NSW Ambulance, provide the funds to ensure the Rescue Helicopters are there when, and where, they are needed. It costs about $40 million a year to keep the helicopters and crews ready to respond when needed. About $12 million of the cost is raised through sponsorships, Volunteer, Support Group activities, events and partnerships with our community.
Attwood Marshall are proud to support the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter Service by participating in their annual Wills Week. We provide staff to take instructions from clients to have their simple Wills professional prepared in return for a donation to this organisation.
TWEED UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB
Tweed United Football Club is one of the oldest football clubs on the Coast born from the amalgamation of the Tweed Heas Soccer Club and Banora Point Soccer Club in 2012. Located at Arkinstall Park, Tweed Heads South, Tweed United Football Club is one of the top 5 clubs on the Gold Coast, who actively promotes womens sport. Attwood Marshall have sponsored the Women’s Division 1 team in the Metro League competition.
Animal Welfare League Queensland (AWLQ) work with local councils, state government, rescue groups and the community to improve the outcomes for stray and surrendered pets, and are renowned for our unique and inventive programs, initiatives and rehoming strategies. AWLQ’s Rehoming Program is one of the most successful in the country, with an average of 200 animals each week being adopted from our Rehoming Centres and Shelters.
Attwood Marshall promote the organisation through its Golden Hearts Seniors Pet Support Program and Legacy Pet Program. The Legacy Pet Program ensures that when a person passes away, their companion animals are adopted into loving homes that best suit their needs. Attwood Marshall and its staff have also donated food and toys for the animal at the shelter, waiting to be rehomed.