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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2020 Lendlease FutureSteps Community Grants Program (VIC & NSW)
Open for applications from Monday, 3 February 2020 until Friday, 28 February 2020
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The FutureSteps Open Grant Program is administered by Community Enterprise Foundation™ and made possible by the generous support of Lendlease FutureSteps.
Applicants are encouraged to download a copy of the grant information pack which contains further information regarding the program eligibility criteria. The information pack can be accessed via the following link: https://www.futuresteps.com.au/grants/
Area: The Lendlease FutureSteps Community Grants Program is an initiative to aid not-for-profit community organisations to increase the supply of accommodation with support services that assist individuals and families experiencing homelessness or housing stress
Audience: Charitable and not-for-profit organisations can apply for projects and activities that: Require a grant contribution that will be used to increase the supply of accommodation for individuals or families experiencing homelessness or housing stress, provide the opportunity for Lendlease staff to volunteer their skills and offer wrap around services that facilitate skilling, training and employment opportunities for the individuals housed.
Lendlease FutureSteps will provide funding up to $200,000 which will be awarded in value between $20,000 - $100,000
The Community Grants Program is designed to:
- Increase in availability of safe, appropriate housing in NSW & VIC
- Increase in number of pathways to education & employment
- Increased participation in the community
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
State Government Entities are encouraged to call the Foundation before submitting an application. There are some requirements that will apply.
For assistance with applications please phone 1300 304 541
A confirmation email will be sent to the registered email address once application has been submitted.