Our Oporto Community
Many Oporto franchisees actively support their local communities.
Here are some great examples of the work taking place in our Oporto communities:
WA Franchisee – Sahdev Vaghela
Sahdev owns and operates 3 Oporto restaurants and sponsors many local initiatives including:
- Canningvale Jetts Gym;
- South Pert Curtin University FC;
- Balcatta Seamer Sports and
- BMX Club.
NSW Franchisee – Ashraf Nadaff
Ashraf is an active member of the Newcastle Muslim Association. He is very passionate about assisting newly arrived refugees settle in the area. This includes:
- training them and
- finding them jobs, both within the Oporto familia and the local community.
Our Chicken Treat Community
Chicken Treat has been a part of the West Australian community for over 40 years.
Our franchisees are incredibly supportive of their communities.
WA Franchisee – Diane Head
Diane has been a Chicken Treat franchisee for over 27 years and has worked a local disability service agency for 25 of those years. Over the years Diane has employed 10 people with disabilities and her approach for these staff members is long term employment.
From autism and aspergers to down syndrome, employees have been under Diane’s wing for anywhere from 4 to 10 years. Diane says there is satisfaction in knowing you’ve helped and employing people with special needs is a key focus of her business.
WA Franchisees – Michael Chidlow
Team building is important to Michael, but team building whilst raising money for charity is so much more rewarding.
For the past 3 years, Michael and six of his team members have participated in the 220km Ride to Conquer Cancer event… this incredible team have raised $30K so far and aim to hit $50K in 2017.
Michael also sponsors Rockingham City Football Club and Secret Harbour Boardriders.