Future Ready closing 21 April 2017

Future Ready – building smart cities know-how Future Ready is a smart cities incubator series that sits alongside the Smart Cities and Suburbs Program. The intent is to help local governments prepare for smart city transformations through learning, collaboration and ideas generation. Future Ready brings together national and international experts, researchers, service and technology providers, governments, social enterprises, community leaders, start-ups and innovators to share … Continue reading Future Ready closing 21 April 2017

The Funding Network’s next Brisbane event – Applications to pitch closing 19 April 2017 (QLD)

Brisbane, Wednesday 14 June 2017 Buy Tickets The Funding Network’s next Brisbane event during QCF Philanthropy Week will be generously hosted by Clayton Utz, in collaboration with Morgans, Silver Chef and Queensland Community Foundation. It will showcase a diverse group of QLD grassroots non-profits and social entrepreneurs presenting inspiring programs that address social issues locally or overseas. The Morgans Foundation will generously match-fund donations up … Continue reading The Funding Network’s next Brisbane event – Applications to pitch closing 19 April 2017 (QLD)

Fairfield Local Area ClubGRANTS closing 3 April 2017 (NSW)

Community groups can apply for funding for projects that meet local priority needs. For details, please refer to this link: http://www.fairfieldcity.nsw.gov.au/downloads/file/1602/fairfield_city_local_priorities_for_clubgrants_2017 Funding is provided to a range of projects including services for: Community welfare and social services Community development Community health services Employment assistance activities, including social enterprise For more information (source) see >>> Fairfield Local Area ClubGRANTS Continue reading Fairfield Local Area ClubGRANTS closing 3 April 2017 (NSW)

City of Parramatta Multiple Grants available closing 6th March 2017 (NSW)

The City of Parramatta offers a range of quarterly and annual funding opportunities across the Local Government Area (LGA). The Community Grants Program were awarded in June 2016 to 39 organisations or individuals across a wide and diverse range of activities. Find out more about the 2016 Community Grant recipients. They aim to support local not-for-profit  community, recreation and sporting groups, clubs, organisations, services, social enterprises and even individuals … Continue reading City of Parramatta Multiple Grants available closing 6th March 2017 (NSW)

The Impact Investment Ready Growth Grant and the Discovery Grant equip mission-driven organisations with targeted support to create tangible social and environmental outcomes opens soon

The Impact Investment Ready Growth Grant provides impact businesses and mission-driven organisations with grants of up to $100,000 for business, financial, legal and other capacity building support from providers to secure investment. The Growth Grant was originally established as Impact Investment Readiness Fund and responded to a recommendation made in Delivering on Impact (2014) to catalyse the impact investment market in Australia. Since its launch in … Continue reading The Impact Investment Ready Growth Grant and the Discovery Grant equip mission-driven organisations with targeted support to create tangible social and environmental outcomes opens soon

Westpac Foundation – About Social Scale-up Grants open 1st February 2017 and close on 28 February 2017

About Social Scale-up Grants At Westpac Foundation, they are passionate about helping create more job opportunities for Australians who need it most, in particular – Indigenous Australians, refugees and asylum-seekers, youth-at-risk, as well as people who have experienced homelessness, domestic and family violence and mental health issues. Social Scale-up is designed to help scale-up not-for-profit social enterprises that are creating jobs and employment pathways for … Continue reading Westpac Foundation – About Social Scale-up Grants open 1st February 2017 and close on 28 February 2017

Social Change Central – help for social enterprises to drive positive change

About Social Change Central It’s an exciting time for social enterprise in Australia with more than 20,000 social enterprises now operating. Despite the recent growth and interest in the sector there are several factors holding it back from reaching its full potential as a catalyst for widespread change. One major hurdle is the time consuming effort required to find the ever-increasing number of funding and … Continue reading Social Change Central – help for social enterprises to drive positive change

Impact Accelerator, Impact Academy closing 15th January 2017

Applications for 2017 are now open! Following five successful rounds of the Impact Accelerator, Impact Academy will be delivering the next round (aptly named IA-6) starting in February 2017. Think you and your enterprise have what it takes to be part of an Impact Academy Accelerator? Whether you’re simply one great idea or concept, a couple of steps away from taking your product to market, … Continue reading Impact Accelerator, Impact Academy closing 15th January 2017