Sepsis Awareness and Support
Reaching 4 Korina strives to educate and promote Sepsis Awareness and create a support network to Quadruple amputees and their families that have been affected by Sepsis. The Reaching 4 Korina Charity has been established by a dedicated team of committee members inspired by Korina Valentine. Please read Korina’s story on this site. The charity hopes to hold a large number of fundraisers in the Southern Highlands region and is also hoping to expand its fundraising events right across Australia. These fundraisers will help the charity meets its major goal of being able to provide major equipment such as wheel chairs, modified vehicles & prosthetics. In doing this, the Charity will also raise awareness of Sepsis, a life threatening bacterial infection. Our Purpose:
- Provide financial support to those who have had quadruple amputations due to septicaemia.
- Enhance their health & well being by helping them to acquire equipment, prosthetics, medical aids, and provide assistance with access to professional health care services.
- Provide support and assistance to the dependent children (until age 18) of septicaemia quadruple amputees.
- Promote awareness and provide ongoing education in the community about Septicaemia and Toxic Shock Syndrome.
Reaching 4 Korina Pty Ltd is a registered charity with the ACNC and is recognised by the Australian Taxation Office as an Income Tax Exempt Charity. Reaching 4 Korina holds a charitable fundraising authority from NSW Fair Trading. Charitable Fundraising Authority Number CFN/23947. Reaching 4 Korina ABN 69 606 799 517. Reaching 4 Korina is not currently recognised as having DGR status, and it is not registered for GST.
How can you help?
We hold a number of fundraising events throughout the year and also accept donations.