Gekko Systems strive to make a difference to the local communities in which Gekko are involved.
Building beneficial relationships and providing direct resources and contributions is an important and essential part of Gekko’s community involvement.
Gekko proudly support the following organisations and initiatives:
Fiona Elsey Cancer Research Institute
Gekko Systems are currently a community partner of the Fiona Elsey Cancer Research Institute in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, where Gekko’s Head Office is located.
A financial support commitment to the Institute for three years is contributing towards research and development programs including the advancement of the Institute's lung cancer trial. To read more about the institute click here
Yuille Park Community College
Gekko Systems provide ongoing financial support to the school programs of Yuille Park Community College in Ballarat, Australia. Students of Yuille Park Community College engage in stimulating, creative, nurturing and dynamic learning to develop life-long skills in an atmosphere of cooperation and respect.
CEEC The Future
Gekko Systems are a major sponsor of the Coalition for Eco-Efficient Comminution (CEEC). The CEEC is a not-for-profit organisation increasing knowledge and awareness of how to improve the energy and cost outcomes of comminution. Promoting research findings, alternative comminution strategies and installed outcomes, the CEEC aims to significantly accelerate positive environmental outcomes in the mining industry.
Melbourne Mining Club
Gekko regularly sponsor undergraduate and postgraduate students to attend the luncheons of The Melbourne Mining Club. A not-for-profit organisation, the Melbourne Mining Club promotes the minerals industry and offers a networking forum for those interested in engaging with the sector.
Through child sponsorship and fundraising initiatives, Gekko supports the global work of World Vision to eliminate poverty and its causes, and to transform communities, particularly in the countries of Central and Southern Africa where Gekko equipment is installed in local mining operations.