Australian Neighbourhood Houses & Centres Grant Program
June 28th, 2023
Australian Neighbourhood Houses & Centres Association Stronger Communities grants program
Partnering with Sidney Myer Fund, grants of up to $10,000 are available in the Supporting Stronger Communities. These grants provide up to $10,000 for Neighbourhood and Community Houses and Centres to tackle poverty and disadvantage in local communities. So far over 100 neighbourhood houses/centres across Australia have received them to deliver important initiatives.
The Sidney Myer fund provides grants across Australia to improve people’s lives in lasting and positive ways. So the Supporting Stronger Communities grant program has been to developed to enable Neighbourhood and Community House and Centres to apply for grants to respond to the emerging needs of poverty and disadvantaged in local communities.
The grants are aimed at towns or cities with a population of more than 15,000 people. Small grants for rural and regional Australia are available through the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal’s (FRRR) Strengthening Rural Communities program. Other local community groups and organisations are apply to apply by forming a partnership with their local Neighbourhood or Community House or Centre.
The grants will take place across 3 rounds in 2023 with Round 13 open from 13 June 2023 and extended to close on 20 July 2023.
Applications close Thursday 20 July. Find out more on the Australian Neighbourhood Houses & Centers Association website.