This grant provides funding for a project/program to assist not-for-profit community organisations to deliver one (1) off projects that meet an identified need and build community capacity.
A project plan/program outline (including budget) will need to be provided with the application. Council will determine on a case by case basis the requirements for acknowledgement of sponsorship. The fund will provide sponsorship for an individual project/program of up to $3,000.
Applications will be assessed by the Community Grants Program Assessment Panel against the Community Grants Program Policy based on the Assessment Criteria. A recommendation will be made by the Community Grants Program Assessment Panel to the Chief Executive Officer for approval. The Community Grants Program Assessment Panel will comprise of four (4) Councillors as decided by Council.
The fund will provide two (2) funding rounds in August and February each financial year.
For further information please contact Council's Community Development/Grants Officer, Kimberley Donohue on 4189 9100.