Community Grants for 2021 are now available.
Our Primary Objective
Our primary objective is to help locally based groups who are providing and/or creating opportunities and services that may not be readily available in the municipality from other sources.
One-off grants of up to $3500 are available.
Who can apply?
To apply for a grant an organisation must:
Be incorporated, have an ABN or be supported or be part of an organisation that is incorporated or has an ABN;
Be not-for-profit; and
Be able to complete the project before 30 November 2021 with the majority of participants and/or beneficiaries of the project living in the City of Glenorchy.
To be eligible for a grant the organisation must have acquitted any previous grants given to them by the Glenorchy Community Fund, and have provided a satisfactory evaluation report of the project that has been accepted by the GCF Ltd board.
Which Projects Will Be Considered?
The GCF seeks to support projects which:
address social disadvantage;
promote general health and well being;
strengthen community networks;
develop community pride and belonging; and/or
build community capacity.
Which Projects Will Not Be Considered?
Funding will NOT be considered for projects and/or expenditure that primarily involve:
equipment maintenance, capital works, salary or administrative costs;
individuals, for-profit organisations or political parties;
research projects; or
insurance premiums for public liability or other risks
How To Apply
Grants will be assessed against the following criteria:
evidence of the need for the project;
clear details of how the project will operate; and
clear evidence of the benefits and outcomes to the Glenorchy community.
Applications can be posted, or emailed, to:
Glenorchy Community Fund
PO Box 382
MOONAH TAS 7009
Phone: 0419 550 051
Applications close on Friday 26th July, 2019