As an active member of the communities in which we operate, we are pleased to support a variety of causes throughout the year.
We are the key corporate sponsor of a number of remarkable organisations, renowned for a straightforward, honest and professional approach; values which we are deeply aligned with.
Richmond Football Club (RFC)
Richmond Football Club (RFC)was formed in 1861 and is the second oldest rugby club in England. It played in the world’s first ever inter-club fixture against Blackheath in 1864, and in 2011 celebrated its 150th anniversary with a fixture against the Barbarians. Richmond is one of the largest community rugby clubs in the country, with over 2500 members and a strong ‘one club’ ethos including nearly 800 playing members across the men’s, women’s, youth and minis sections. The Men’s 1st XV are currently playing in the Championship, Level 2 of rugby in this country, and the Women’s 1st XV are one of 10 teams selected in the newly-created Tyrrells Premier 15s, the leading rugby competition for women in England. The club’s vision is ‘To provide an inspiring environment where a culture of ambition promotes rugby excellence, enjoyment and friendship’.
Visit The Richmond Football Club's website for more information.
St Helens R.F.C
We are proud sponsors of the 2014 Super League Champions, St Helens R.F.C. AFEX will be working in a strategic partnership with the club, to not only support the ongoing success of the team but to also support the club’s community by offering work experience and support to the players.
Visit The St.Helen's website for more information.
The Rugby Players’ Association
The RPA is a trade union representing athletes who currently play or have played rugby union in England, at a professional or semi-professional level. The RPA was founded by professional player Damian Hopley in 1998, who was forced to retire early after an injury. They seek to assist members in similar circumstances or facing other hardships, such as illnesses.
Visit The RPA website for more information.
Western Force Jersey Sponsorship
AFEX is an Official Jersey Partner of the Western Force for 2016. The Western Force participates in the toughest and highest profile international provincial competition in the world.
Visit the Western Force website for more information.
Sydney Children’s Hospital Foundation is the principal fundraising body for Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick. The Foundation works with individuals, businesses and organisations in the community to support the Hospital; and exists to promote the prevention and treatment of illness and injury in children. Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick is one of Australia’s leading specialist medical centres for children, offering a safe and friendly healing environment for children from Sydney, rural and regional NSW, and beyond. Each year, our Hospital cares for more than 45,800 critically ill and injured children. For the past five years, the sunSCHine committee has been committed to raising funds for Sydney Children’s Hospital.
Visit the SunSCHine foundation website for more information.
Get in touch
If you would like to find out more about our corporate sponsorships, please get in touch.