In 2014, Bendigo Bank became a major sponsor of Earth Hour, the single
largest mass participation event of its kind in the world. Earth Hour aims
to focus the World’s attention on climate change, including the threat of
climate change on the Great Barrier Reef and Australia’s food security.
Bendigo Bank encourages staff and customers to take part in Earth Hour
annually by switching off their lights.
For over a decade, Bendigo Bank has been the Principal Regional Partner of
Orchestra Victoria, taking live orchestral music and educational workshops
to communities across Victoria that the orchestra would not otherwise have
been able to reach. The On the mOVe education program provides music
development opportunities for young regional musicians and teachers, and
culminates in the students joining the full orchestra in a concert. Bringing
the joy of music to communities across regional Victoria.
The Bendigo Bank scholarship program makes a significant difference to hard
working and talented students by helping them cover some of the costs of
living and studying at university.
Bendigo Bank is indeed a Good Corporate Citizen.