Hunter’s Hill Council: Community Grants Program (Australia)
The Hunter’s Hill Council is pleased to launch Community Grants program to financially support community groups and not-for-profit organisations to provide innovative and inclusive programs, events and projects in line with Council’s Community Strategic Plan.
The maximum amount of funding for each application is $1500.
A project will only be funded once.
The program is designed to meet the following outcomes:
Effective and efficient use of resources to assist community groups, and not-for-profit organisations provide events, services and activities for the benefit of the local community.
The program includes support for individuals selected to compete at a recognised sporting or cultural competition outside the Sydney metropolitan area in NSW, interstate or internationally.
An equitable, transparent process for determining and allocating Council’s grants and donations with appropriate accountabilities for grant recipients.
Greater community participation, social inclusion, cohesion and engagement, and improved quality of life for the community of Hunter’s Hill Council local government area.
Community grants are not for recurring annual expenses, they are for ‘one-off’ projects or events, pilot programs, or establishment of a group or activity
Primarily serves the residents of Hunters Hill LGA
Can demonstrate a high level of community support
Can demonstrate financial stability and sound project management.
Can include a financial and/or in-kind contribution to the project.
Can identify how their project meets an identified need in line with one of the themes of the Community Strategic Plan.
Is a not-for-profit Organisation or community group
Is not seeking funding for day to day operations
The project has not commenced works
Is not a general donation to a charity
Does not seek to fund a program or project that is political in nature
Is not a State or Federal government department.
For more information, visit https://www.huntershill.nsw.gov.au/grants/