2015

During 2015, GSK New Zealand provided $135,537 in either financial support or donations to the following patient and community groups:

Patient/community group Purpose of donation/financial support Amount provided
Asthma Wellington Sponsorship to assist with the hosting of the World Asthma Day dinner for 60 health professionals on 05 May 2015 $5,000
Auckland Asthma Society Provision of volumatic spacers for Asthma Clinics - Community Support N/A
Body Positive NZ Inc Morning tea for Body Positive NZ Inc to provide GSK NZ staff with an update of their activities. GSK staff donated $90 towards this event, and this was matched by a GSK $90 contribution $90
Body Positive NZ Inc Sponsorship of HIV treatment update 2015 $15,000
KidsCan Sponsorship payment as part of partnership between KidsCan and GSK New Zealand to aid support of disadvantaged Kiwi kids $50,000
Mangere East Primary School Provision of volumatic spacers for school’s asthmatic emergencies N/A
NZ Blood Service Financial grant to fund patient HLA-B*5701 blood test for period of 12 months $44,897
Pharmacy Guild of NZ GSK Corporate Promotion of Rx & Cx Annual Awards - Pharmacy 2015 $12,500
Youthline Annual sponsorship of the Youthline 0800 number [costs for Jan/Feb/March 2015] $7,758.35
Youthline Annual sponsorship of the Youthline 0800 number [costs for April/May/June 2015] $8,049.79