Purchase any specially marked Community Chest product between 8th – 28th July to help Special Olympics empower Aussies with intellectual disabilities in your community. 

Inclusion matters, which is why IGA has supported Special Olympics Australia to help people with an intellectual disability participate in sport and social activities for 28 years.

Help raise vital funds by simply shopping at IGA and buying any product with a Community Chest ticket.

IGA, Where the Locals Matter.

IGA has supported Special Olympics Australia for 28 years.

This inspiring organisation empowers people with an intellectual disability to participate in sport and social activities.

There are over 800,000 people in Australia with intellectual disability.

Thanks for your support.

IGA Community Chest supporting Special Olympics Australia

Learn more about Special Olympics Australia.

1c from each product with the IGA Community Chest ticket, 5 cents from any product in the Sunsilk, Impulse and Rexona range, 5 cents from any product in the MEDIX range, and 10c from every 1kg of Jazz Apples sold by Metcash Trading Limited (ACN 000 031 569) is donated to IGA Community Chest Trust ABN 69 041 266 146 (1 Thomas Holt Drive, Macquarie Park NSW 2113, P: (02) 9741 3000, E: [email protected], www.iga.com.au/communitychest). Between 8-28 July, all funds raised by IGA Community Chest through these products will be donated to Special Olympics Australia ABN 28 050 738 728

Look out for the Community Chest logo in-store to support the Special Olympics

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IGA Community Chest FAQs

How is the money raised?

Money for IGA Community Chest is raised through a variety of ways and it is something we do all year.

When you purchase a product with the IGA Community Chest logo printed on the label a percentage is credited to that store’s IGA Community Chest account (some exclusions apply).

During IGA Community Chest catalogue promotion weeks all products in the catalogue bearing the special IGA Community Chest logo contribute to the ‘Chest’

Throughout the year, extra fundraising activities are conducted by stores and regions.

When is the best time to approach IGA Community Chest?

Any time is a good time. In most states IGA Community Chest beneficiary cheques are distributed throughout the year.

How much money has been raised?

IGA Community Chest and associated programs have raised over $80 million for local community groups, not-for-profit organisations, charities and other worthy causes. This money has assisted over 7,000 worthwhile causes

How are IGA Community Chest beneficiaries chosen?

We have a tiered system for choosing beneficiaries.

– For local activities the beneficiaries are chosen by the local stores
– Regional activities they are chosen by the region or group of stores
– State beneficiaries are chosen in consultation with the State Executive and Board.

Here is a couple of tips on becoming an IGA Community Chest beneficiary.

It is best to approach your local IGA store directly. Prepare a pitch and it may include:

An overview of your organisation and/or the individual that you’d like supported;

What support are you looking for – monies, donations of goods, providing team jumpers, holding regular fundraising at the store, group registrations at the store, etc;

How the donation will be used and your timing. Is there anything you can offer in return to IGA?

Don’t forget to include your contact details.

Terms and Conditions

1c from each product with the IGA Community Chest ticket, 5 cents from any product in the Sunsilk, Impulse and Rexona range, 5 cents from any product in the MEDIX range, and 10c from every 1kg of Jazz Apples sold by Metcash Trading Limited (ACN 000 031 569) is donated to IGA Community Chest Trust ABN 69 041 266 146 (1 Thomas Holt Drive, Macquarie Park NSW 2113, P: (02) 9741 3000, E: [email protected]www.iga.com.au/communitychest). Between 8-28 July, all funds raised by IGA Community Chest through these products will be donated to Special Olympics Australia ABN 28 050 738 728