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Help us deliver real, tangible and immediate positive outcomes for the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Support the Lowitja Institute

When Dr Lowitja O'Donoghue AC CBE DSG agreed to have the Institute named after her she entrusted in us to have her spirit and energy embodied within it and that the Institute relect her values and priorities. She told us to be a courageous organisation committed to social justice and equity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and to match words with action to achieve real, tangible and immediate outcomes through high impact quality research and knowledge exchange and translation. By supporting a new generation of health researchers, you will

  • Join our key purpose to value the health and wellbeing of Australia's First Peoples
  • Support principles of Abopriginal and Torres Strait Islander leadership
  • Promote a broader understanding that incorporates ambitious, rigorous and culturally safe work that has a clear and positive impact
  • Help us achieve Dr Lowitja O'Donoghue's vision


If you prefer to donate via cheque, please make your cheque out to The Lowitja Institute and post to PO BOX 650, Carlton South VIC 3053. Please ensure you include a return address so we can send you a tax receipt.

Donations $2 and over are tax deductible. The Lowitja Institute is endorsed as a deductible gift recipient under Subdivision 30-BA of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 as Item 1 of the table in section 30-15. The Lowitja Institute also has status as a public benevolent institution.

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Created: 29 July 2016 - Updated: 07 December 2016