Australian social enterprise that directs all of its profits to a charitable trust focused on tackling poverty. Discontinued their flagship bottle water product in 2020. In mid 2013 they launched food and body care products to help fund food aid and health and hygiene projects in developing nations, but pulled out of the food category in late 2017.
|Thankyou Group Pty Ltd||AUS||website|
| Thankyou Charitable Trust
owns 100% of Thankyou Group Pty Ltd
|Thankyou Group Pty Ltd|
Signatory to the Australian Packaging Covenant, a voluntary agreement to encourage waste minimisation.
Source: Australian Packaging Covenant (2020)
In 2013 this company won the Youth-Led Social Enterprise of the Year, and in 2014 they won the Social Innovation Award. The Social Enterprise Awards are the national awards for Australian social enterprise.
Source: Social Enterprise Awards (2014)
Some, but not necessarily all, of this company's personal care products are palm oil free. For more details, follow the link to see Borneo Orangutan Survival Australia's list of products which manufacturers have told them are palm oil free or contain segregated certified sustainable palm oil.
Source: BOS Australia (2020)
This news article discusses how Thankyou Water was founded in 2008 by a group of university students, spearheaded by 19 year-old Dan Flynn. Today stockists include Coles, Woolworths, 7-Eleven and Australia Post, and Thankyou Water has contributed to 58 water projects in Cambodia, Uganda, Kenya, Myanmar and Sri Lanka.
Source: news article (2012)
SMH article 'Thankyou Water evangelist links revealed' (August 11, 2013) noted that proceeds from sales go to some evangelical Christian organisations that runs aid and development programs in the developing world. You can read the company founder's response at http://thankyou.co/blog/dans-response-to-the-age
Source: Sydney Morning Herald (2013)
|Thankyou Charitable Trust|
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|Employees||50 in 2018|
|Address||Level 4, 108-112 Langridge St, Collingwood, VIC, 3066, Australia|
|Phone||1300 655 887|
Products / BrandsThankyou Group
Thankyou 100% of profits fund child and maternal health programs
Thankyou 100% of profits fund health and hygiene projects Hand Wash/Sanitiser
Thankyou 100% of profits fund health and hygiene projects Bodywash/Shower Gel
Thankyou 100% of profits fund child and maternal health programs Baby Wipes
Thankyou 100% of profits fund child and maternal health programs Nappies
Thankyou 100% of profits fund health and hygiene projects Skin Care