Community

Porters is a proud supporter of the Mackay and Whitsunday community and takes great pride in and stands by the tagline ‘Locals Supporting Locals’.

Porters works hard to be actively involved in the local community and assist as many community groups and sporting teams in their endeavours to succeed, ensuring our funding stays local to support and assist the many community groups, sporting team and organisations in the Mackay and

Whitsunday region. Here’s are just a few we’ve contributed to:

  • Mackay Foundation – through the established Porters Fund
  • Grapevine Group – Mackay’s Suicide Prevention group
  • The Mackay Cutters Rugby League team
  • Mackay Junior Rugby League organisation
  • Mackay Chamber of Commerce
  • The Whitsunday Reef Festival – Sponsors of the Fireworks on the Foreshore event
  • Proserpine Brahmans Football Club
  • Whitsunday Mayors Charity Ball

Donation & Sponsorship requests

We welcome all requests from registered community groups, teams, associations and organisations seeking assistance.

Please submit a letter with the following criteria:

  • About your group/team/organisation, the event/activity you’re seeking assistance for and what kind of assistance you’re requesting (donation or sponsorship).
  • What the fundraising will be contributing to? Are you raising money for a school camp? Improved facilities at your kids sports club? Please detail this in your letter.
  • Who will be attending your event? How many people are you expecting to attend your event, support the raffle?
  • Recommendations, suggestions or ideas of promotion, branding or partnership opportunities for the Porters group (i.e. logo inclusion, website & online branding, mentions of brand, ability for signage to be displayed, etc.)
  • Please include an authority to fundraiser (if applicable), or print the letter on a letterhead of your organisation/group.

Once completed, please submit your letter via email, post or in person as per details below:

Email to: ua.mo1574354401c.ret1574354401ropc@1574354401gnite1574354401kram1574354401

Post to: Porters Community Team, PO Box 34, Mackay QLD 4740

In person: to our Accounts Desk/Reception team to forward on your behalf.

Please allow up to 2 weeks for a response. However, if need be please get in touch with our team to check the progress of your submission on 4967 3333 or via email ua.mo1574354401c.ret1574354401ropc@1574354401gnite1574354401kram1574354401

In advance, we thank you very much for thinking of and supporting Porters in your fundraising efforts.

Community Group Fundraising Opportunities

Sausage Sizzle BBQ & Car Wash fundraisers

We’re proud to offer fundraising opportunities for groups, teams and organisations who are looking for ways to raise funds in their community at their local Porters Mitre 10 store.

We can offer Sausage Sizzle BBQ and Car Wash fundraisers at our stores on from 9am – 1pm on Saturday and Sundays at the Mackay, Marian, Sarina*, Proserpine* and Whitsunday* stores (*Saturday sausage sizzle only)

To find out more information, please download our Information Pack here.

Special Booking Offer: Oct-Dec Fundraisers

We want to lock in your community group between October and December and help you out with your sausage sizzle and carwash supplies while we’re at it!

If you book a sausage sizzle event for before the end of this year, we’ll donate a $50 meat voucher to help you feed the masses and support your cause while you’re at it. Likewise, if you commit to a car wash, we will kit you up with buckets, sponges, chamois and cleaning detergent!*

To submit a request for available dates at your preferred store or to ask us a question, please get in touch with our Community Team on 4967 3333 or email ua.mo1574354401c.ret1574354401ropc@1574354401gnite1574354401kram1574354401

The items required to confirm your booking are:

  • A public liability or insurance certificate (can be submitted via email or in hardcopy in person)
  • Electronic submission of the Mackay Regional Council’s Food Notification form, to notify them of your event that you’ll be hosting.
  • A photo of the individual, group or team to feature on the Porters Facebook page, to help promote your attendance to our followers. Please feel free discuss your options or ideas with our Community Team.

In advance, we thank you very much for thinking of and supporting Porters in your fundraising efforts.

*Terms & Conditions: Support with supplies for Porters Weekend Fundraising at Porters Mitre 10 Mackay is available for event bookings made by local community groups between 8 October 2019 and 29 December 2019. Sausage sizzle BBQ bookings will receive one $50 meat voucher, per group, per event. Carwash bookings will receive supplies including up to 4 x buckets, 4 x sponges, 4 chamois and 5L carwash detergent, per group, per event. Bookings are subject to availability. Please contact the Porters Marketing team for booking availability and further terms and conditions. Porters Mitre 10 reserves the right to correct printing errors.

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