Volunteer Support Donate

There are many ways to support your local community to run Midnight Basketball tournaments:

  • Volunteering on the local Management Team or as a tournament night volunteer.
  • Inkind support for tournament night requirements:
    • Basketball related items - whistles, balls, etc
    • Catering - healthy food ingredients, cooking facilities, resources to make the meals
    • Water - water towers, sustainable water bottles
    • Buses - 12, 24, 36 seat buses/coaches (ideal), petrol/vouchers, credit at local petrol station
    • Venue - 2-court minimum indoor stadium with room for dinner and skills sessions
    • Miscellaneous - lots more including stationery, printing, first aid kit/items
  • Financial support - to make a cash donation, please contact the local Management Team Chair.

To see if your community already runs Midnight Basketball, see dropdown 'Select location'.

If your contribution applies for all communities nationally, please Contact Midnight Basketball Australia.

If you would like to start a Midnight Basketball Tournament in your community, see dropdown Start a new location

We bring together the collective experience of over 250 Tournaments around the country over 10 years. We help wherever we can with elements that it makes sense to support nationally. From enterprise technology, to fantastic Tournament kits, we want to get every tournament off to a great start by providing communities with a heap of support.

Select this help icon to see just some of our great support:

We have enormous gratitude for all the organisations working with Midnight Basketball in many innovative ways, some who have supported us in the past and those who are making change right now as we become stronger, bolder, better and excited.

  • The Australian Government
  • Perpetual/William Buckland Foundation
  • Enterprise support - these best practice individuals and organisations have helped us pursue global best practice:
    • IT Support - Amazon Web Services and AWS Premier Partner AC3 who provide our cloud-based portal hosting and administration, allowing us to provide state of the art technology for our communities
    • Cameron Billingsley PFM generously provides all things legal, even those left field ones...
    • Nick Holmes Trademark Attorney generously supporting our trademark requirements to keep our brand safe and strong for all our stakeholders.
  • Local community supporters and volunteers - the tens of thousands of volunteers and organisations including local Councils and supporters who have provided funds and support to our local programs across Australia.  
Founding support that brought us to where we are today - we thank you.

We acknowledge the long term support from the Commonwealth Bank Staff Community Fund, Commonwealth Bank Group including legal, corporate strategy, IT, education, and the many community divisions and projects, branches nationally; The Sidney Myer Foundation; all State and Territory governments and too many to mention local government bodies across the country, who along with the tens of thousands organisations and individuals who have supported Midnight Basketball since its inception, have been proactive partners in the pursuit of better futures for all Australian teenagers.

If you would like any information about our charitable status including our fundraising guidelines, see About for extensive information on our governance and charitable status.

If you have any further questions about donating to the Midnight Basketball Fund please do not hesitate to contact us - refer Contact MB Australia page for contact details.

Donate by Credit Card

Please visit our secure site: Secure Commonwealth Bank BPoint Payment Site

Donate by Cheque

Please make cheques out to 'Midnight Basketball Fund' and post to: Midnight Basketball Australia, PO Box 775, Neutral Bay NSW 2089

Donate by Direct Deposit

Please contact us for bank details.

We very much welcome aligned sponsorships in line with our Fundraising Guidelines About.

Please contact us Contact MB Australia to discuss further including how we can also bring benefit to your organisation, people and culture.

As a highly innovative organisation, we would love to talk to you about expertise and other support you could provide. Please get in touch - Contact MB Australia page.

On behalf of our Midnight Basketball teenagers and communities,
we appreciate and thank you for your kindness and generosity.

"Midnight Basketball is great. You meet a variety of people and make new friends. You also learn things from the workshop sessions that you can really apply in your life."

Midnight Basketballer

"This is a very professionally run endeavour ... I believe it thoroughly achieved its stated aims in every sense and am proud to have been involved. Midnight Basketball has helped build a sense of community and belonging."

Midnight Basketball Volunteer

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh