• 30 June 2020

    Alcoa-backed Deakin Centre fighting COVID-19 in rural hospitals

    Deakin University’s Centre for Rural Emergency Medicine (CREM) has helped guide the creation and implementation of fit-for-purpose COVID-19 guidelines for emergency facilities across rural Australia.

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  • 30 June 2020

    Local help at hand for coronavirus fallout

    Additional food will be put on the table of people in need in the south-west of Western Australia thanks to the generous support of Linfox Logistics. The company has thrown its support behind a partnership between Alcoa Foundation and Foodbank WA to help people struggling to make ends meet due the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • 25 June 2020

    Alcoa apprenticeships a boost for youth employment

    Alcoa continues its commitment to maintaining a skilled workforce at its Western Australian operations, even in the shadow of COVID-19 and a weakened economy, launching its 2021 apprenticeship recruitment campaign today.

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  • 15 June 2020

    Strong support for LGBTQ inclusion secures Silver for Alcoa

    Alcoa has secured Silver Tier Employer status in the 2020 Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) LGBTQ Inclusion Awards, joining some of Australia’s most progressive companies including Qantas, Westpac and KPMG.

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  • 15 June 2020

    Mr T wins EdConnect Peel Volunteer of the Year

    Former Falcon resident, Alan Thornton, has been posthumously recognised for his outstanding work with young people by being awarded EdConnect’s Peel Volunteer of the Year Award, which is proudly supported by the Alcoa Foundation.

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  • 10 June 2020

    Mental health campaign to help Peel youth

    A new Youth Focus and Alcoa campaign has been launched across the Peel region, urging young people experiencing mental health challenges to seek support.

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  • 09 June 2020

    Mentor program to help Peel students learn about STEM careers

    A new online mentoring pilot program launched by The University of Western Australia with support from the Alcoa Foundation will see students from years 9 to 11 in the Peel region learn about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) career opportunities.

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  • 27 May 2020

    Local help at hand for coronavirus fallout

    Alcoa is partnering with respected charities Foodbank WA and Anglicare WA to deliver the support near where the resources company operates its two bauxite mines and three alumina refineries.

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  • 19 May 2020

    Alcoa virtual volunteers help local students

    Alcoa employees are testing their digital skills during National Volunteer Week (18-24 May) by participating in virtual volunteering sessions helping students from across the Peel region.

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  • 11 May 2020

    School volunteers more important than ever

    As we celebrate National Volunteer Week (18-24 May) and students transition back into the classroom, EdConnect Australia says there has never been a more important time to secure volunteer support in our local schools.

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