Is your organisation in need of funds for a Community project? The Foundation facilitates a wide range of grants for eligible charities and not-for-profit organisations in Australia.
The Foundation works closely with Community Bank® companies that choose to reinvest their profits back into the local community via structured charitable grant programs. See programs open below.
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2019 Community Sector Banking Social Investment Grants Program National
Open for applications from Wednesday, 1 May 2019 until Friday, 31 May 2019
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The Community Sector Banking Social Investment Grants Program is administered by Community Enterprise Foundation™ and made possible by the generous support of Community Sector Banking and its Social Investment Deposit Account holders.
Area: Grants should build sector capability, capacity and foster collaboration that focuses on the alleviation of issues, rather than the issue itself. Leveraging partnerships with a holistic approach rather than separate silos.
Audience: Charitable and not-for-profit organisations with an annual turnover between $50,000 and $5,000,000
Your organisation must be able to demonstrate how items in the application:
Organisational capacity building grants can include, but is not limited to, any of the following dimensions:
Grants will be funded at either $25,000 or $50,000
Funding will not be provided: Continuing operating costs, (although grants for building capacity within the organisation may be eligible); Capital works; Housing capital; Research; Overseas projects; retrospective requests or Scholarships
For further information about the Community Sector Banking Social Investment Grants program please visit the Community Sector Banking website
To be considered, each application must include the following supporting documentation:
Please ensure that your budget and/or supporting documentation clearly shows how the funds requested will be spent
Note: Failure to include financial statements and/or quotes will mean your application will be exclude from the assessment process
To read more about the successful 2018 grant recipients including: 3Bridges Community, Crepes for Change, Hobart City Mission, Hunter Homeless Connect, UnitingCare West, CatholicCare Wilcannia-Forbes, Anglicare WA and Broken to Brilliant Ltd
Click on the LINK then click on the ‘Previous Recipients’ tab.
State Government Entities are encouraged to call the Foundation before submitting an application. There are some additional requirements that will apply.
For assistance with applications please email email@example.com
A confirmation email will be sent to the registered email address once application has been submitted