The Carnegie Foundation
The Carnegie Foundation has been operating since 2001 and is the charitable trust of Mark and Tanya Carnegie and their three daughters.
One of the Foundationís principal activities is the provision of funding and business support to the Matilda Rose Early Intervention Centre, which provides intensive and co-ordinated therapies to children with hearing impairment coupled with additional disabilities.
In a natural progression, the Foundation became the principal funder and 2008 launch partner of Hear For You.
Australian Communication Exchange
The Australian Communication Exchange (ACE) is a not-for-profit organisation which, for over 16 years, has been at the forefront of communication solutions for deaf and hearing impaired Australians. ACE provides the National Relay Service, new captioned telephone services and Skype video relay services. These technologies form an important platform for ACE to deliver unique solutions to its constituents in Australia.
The Cochlear Foundation aims to operate for the benefit of the whole community in the areas of implantable technologies for the hearing impaired. The Foundationís principal objective is to address community health issues by supporting longer term programs which:
- aim to raise awareness of (both amongst the medical profession and the community at large); and/or
- promote research into and the publication of findings with regard to the use of implantable technologies for the hearing impaired.
Cochlear Foundation have generously provided Hear For You
with funding to be spread over the next two years commencing in July 2009.
DBC Associates are dedicated chartered accountants, tax consultants and business advisors. They are focused on providing reliable and practical solutions to the clients' financial and taxation affairs.
Their mission is to provide high quality competent professional services to their clients. Their areas of expertise include Audit and Assurance, Business Sales and Acquisitions, Corporate Law and Accounting, Superannuation and Wealth Management, Taxation and Wealth Management.
DBC Associates audit the books for Hear For You on a pro-bono basis.