Queensland Mental Health Commission’s Stronger Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Grants Program 2017–18 closing 30 June 2017

Queensland local government, non-government and community organisations are invited to apply for up to $50,000 under their Stronger Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Grants Program 2017–18. These grants are available to enable organisations to implement innovative, locally-led, collaborative initiatives that support the implementation of particular priorities under the Queensland Mental Health, Drug and Alcohol Strategic Plan 2014-2019. This year’s round of grants will support evidence-based … Continue reading Queensland Mental Health Commission’s Stronger Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Grants Program 2017–18 closing 30 June 2017

City of Sydney’s grants and sponsorships program plus links to your local council

For local organisations and businesses If you have a great idea that would benefit the local community but just need a kick-start to get it off the ground, the City of Sydney’s grants and sponsorships program may be able to help. Their grants and sponsorships may provide funding or another related benefit, such as a reduced or no rate for the use of a City … Continue reading City of Sydney’s grants and sponsorships program plus links to your local council

Westpac Foundation Community Grants closing 9 June 2017

Community Grants provide: $2 million of funding to 200 community organisations $10,000 to local community organisations delivering educational opportunities, employment pathways or improving the quality of life for people in need. Community Grants support: Indigenous Australians Refugees & asylum seekers Women at risk Youth at risk Homeless populations People who are homeless or at risk of homelessness People who’ve experienced family or domestic violence People … Continue reading Westpac Foundation Community Grants closing 9 June 2017

DSS Grants open now

All closing in May 11th Support for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Fathers The Australian Government is inviting organisations via a restricted process to apply to deliver services under the Families and Communities Program/ National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022/Support for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Fathers from 2017-18 to 2018-19. Funding will be offered to one organisation as a result of this process … Continue reading DSS Grants open now

Multicultural NSW Celebration Grants closing 17 March 2017 (NSW)

Each year the NSW calendar is filled with events that celebrate our cultural diversity.  Festivals and events bring communities together, showcase the benefits of cultural diversity and promote social cohesion and community harmony. Celebration Grants open three times a year, please refer to the grants timetable for details. Celebration Grants of up to $5000 are available to: non-profit sharing community organisations local councils. Eligibility criteria … Continue reading Multicultural NSW Celebration Grants closing 17 March 2017 (NSW)

Greater Charitable Foundation closing 20th March 2017

Each calendar year the Foundation will provide approximately $1million to programs, based either in NSW or South-East Queensland, which are designed to improve the life outcomes of their beneficiaries. The Foundation’s two key priority areas for funding are Families and Communities. Families Projects which  may focus on the following: – Providing support to vulnerable, marginalised and disadvantaged families. These may include families with low incomes, young … Continue reading Greater Charitable Foundation closing 20th March 2017

The City Of Sydney round 1 of the 2017 grants and sponsorship program is now open and closes 13 March 2017 (NSW)

The first round of the 2017 grants and sponsorship program is now open for the following: Accommodation grants Community services grants Cultural and creative grants and sponsorships  Environmental performance – building operations grants Environmental performance – innovation grants Environmental performance – ratings and assessment grants Festivals and events sponsorships – artform Festivals and events sponsorships – village and community Matching grants Applications for these programs close … Continue reading The City Of Sydney round 1 of the 2017 grants and sponsorship program is now open and closes 13 March 2017 (NSW)

The Premier’s Fund for Social Cohesion closing 5 February 2017 (NSW)

The Premier’s Fund for Social Cohesion is a small grants program that supports community-led events and activities that bring together people from diverse cultural backgrounds to discuss and celebrate diversity. It aims to build on the strengths of our multicultural society, develop stronger social cohesion and community resilience, particularly among young people (aged 12-25), and to inspire young people to stand up against the divisive … Continue reading The Premier’s Fund for Social Cohesion closing 5 February 2017 (NSW)

2016/17 Celebrating Multicultural Queensland grants program – multicultural projects closing 3 February 2017 (QLD)

Applications are invited for one-off funding of up to $25,000 (GST exclusive) per annum to deliver multicultural projects from 1 July 2017. Multicultural projects, in alignment with the principles of the Multicultural Queensland Charter, will build community relationships to foster welcome, inclusion and participation of migrants and refugees in a range of activities across Queensland. Applications are invited from community groups, including diverse cultural groups, … Continue reading 2016/17 Celebrating Multicultural Queensland grants program – multicultural projects closing 3 February 2017 (QLD)