Slattery is proud supporters of Yalari’s Melbourne Annual Fundraising dinners in Melbourne, usually held in August. Yalari is a not-for-profit organisation that offers quality, secondary education scholarships at leading Australian boarding schools for Indigenous children from regional, rural and remote communities. Yalari believe that education is the key to generational change and a brighter future for individuals and communities, and provides a national programme of scholarships and post-school opportunities. In 2018, there are 187 students on Yalari scholarships nationally and an alumni group of 313 studying at universities, working or undertaking further training.