Community Investment Fund Grants Open for Applications

Applications are now open for Community Investment Fund Grants, with a total of $125,000 available.

Funding is to support not for profit community organisations to deliver programmes and activities that have a social development focus and contribute to Council’s Community Outcomes. Key priority areas for the fund are:

  • Wellbeing and Social Development - Enabling individuals, families and communities to flourish
  • Children / Youth / Families - Supporting our young people and those that care for them to thrive.
  • Older Adults - Supporting our elders to access appropriate services and to engage and participate fully in our community
  • Social Cohesion - Increasing inclusiveness and community participation through connection.
  • Learning and Development - Supporting the capability of our community to succeed through increased skills and knowledge.
  • Diverse Communities - Empowering our diverse communities.

Additional priorities for 2020-2021 are:

  • Reducing the impact of the Covid-19 emergency on vulnerable communities
  • Community safety.

Applications close on 31 July 2020.

Check out the CIF Guidelines for more information.