This funding provides financial support to organisations to respond to community priorities. The initiatives delivered should add to the social and community development of the city.
Grants are open for organisations to address community priorities that:
build an engaged and inclusive community
promote increased participation in community life
support the community to shape or make change in their local area and / or
increase skills, knowledge and leadership capability within the community sector.
Type of grant
Grant program details
Community Response Grant
Up to $5,000
Available for a quick response to an immediate community priority. Suitable for organisations providing new or existing services or initiatives.
Community Project Grant
Up to $10,000
Available for organisations working collaboratively, to deliver projects that respond to a community priority and support long term outcomes.
Projects – suitable for organisations that are starting new or expanding on programs or initiatives.
Equipment – suitable for organisations that require small portable equipment. This equipment must support new or expand on programs or initiatives and/or improve organisational sustainability or governance.