Medich Foundation sponsors of the Zest Awards 2015.

February 25, 2015

The ZEST Awards are the annual celebration of innovation and creativity of the Community and recognises the great outcomes achieved in Greater Western Sydney. The Awards, a partnership project between Western Sydney Community Forum, TRI Community Exchange and WESTIR, have celebrated 377 outstanding projects and individuals from the community across the past four years.


The ZEST Awards showcase the great work of the Community Sector across the region, promoting a positive image of The Greater Western Sydney region through highlighting the assets, the diversity and innovative work. This region includes Auburn, Bankstown, Blacktown, Blue Mountains, Camden, Campbelltown, Fairfield, Hawkesbury, Holroyd, Liverpool, Parramatta, Penrith, Hills Shire, Wollondilly and Wingecarribee.


The ZEST Awards relies on nominations from the community to ensure that these inspiring individuals and projects are recognised.


This year The Medich Foundation sponsored the Zest Awards 2015. Roy Medich attended the event and presented the award in the category of Exceptional Social Enterprise in a Community Organisation to winner’s Mission Australia for the Soft Landing Mattress Recycling initiative. Based in Smithfield, it provides jobs and traineeships for local people who have experienced barriers entering the workforce.


The Medich Foundation is very proud to be involved in such a worthy cause. The Zest Awards celebrate inspiring initiatives and people across Greater Western Sydney.



Zest Award Sponsors