The ING DIRECT Dreamstarter community provide knowledge, support and funding to help a wide range of social projects – ongoing

What is Dreamstarter? There are hundreds of social entrepreneurs in Australia with the ideas and energy to create positive change in the world. The problem is, without proper support, getting these projects off the ground so everyone can realise their potential can be difficult. We are here to change this. The ING DIRECT Dreamstarter community is here to provide knowledge, support and funding to help … Continue reading The ING DIRECT Dreamstarter community provide knowledge, support and funding to help a wide range of social projects – ongoing

FRRR Innovation for Community Impact (I4CI) closing 23 June 2017 (NSW)

Innovation for Community Impact (I4CI) Grants to support innovation and social impact The Innovation for Community Impact program (I4CI) brings together the collective resources of the NSW government, the philanthropic sector and local community groups to address pressing and persistent social issues facing communities in ten regional NSW Local Government Areas across the Hunter New England, Mid-North and Central Coast districts. The program aims to … Continue reading FRRR Innovation for Community Impact (I4CI) closing 23 June 2017 (NSW)

NAB Foundation closing 21 April 2017

Through the NAB Foundation, they support social impact in a number of ways. They offer grants, support advocacy and communication activities, provide capacity building, skilled volunteering and mentoring support, and look for impact investment opportunities that deliver both a financial return and positive social outcomes. The impact investment market is an evolving one and they believe this is an innovative way to support financially sustainable … Continue reading NAB Foundation closing 21 April 2017

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