Ausmusic T-Shirt Day 2021 raised over $ 500,000 for workers in need
Support Act’s annual fundraising campaign, Ausmusic T-Shirt Day, broke a new record this year, with the 2021 campaign raising more than half a million dollars.
Held last Friday, Ausmusic 2021 T-Shirt Day has so far raised a total of $ 539,732, the campaign’s highest ever. It also marks a 65% increase from what was lifted in 2020.
âOur heartfelt thanks to everyone who participated and made this year’s Ausmusic T-Shirt Day our biggest year yet, and for helping to celebrate Australian music while raising funds for all of those. which are Make it’s difficult, âsaid Support Act CEO Clive Miller.
Miller also confirmed that the website will remain open for a few more weeks and that the Support Act team are confident it can reach “at least $ 550,000 by the time we call the event time of this. year”.
Almost 1,900 people and teams contributed to this year’s huge total, with massive donations from Cold Chisel, Sennheiser Australia, Play On Victoria, Moshtix and more.
The Support Act team recently welcomed First Nations artist Mitch Tambo to its ranks, giving him his very first role as an ambassador for culture and inclusion.
In other Support Act news, their first main conference was recently postponed until 2022.