Mumbulla Foundation Community Grants 2020 (Australia)
The Mumbulla Foundation is the community foundation of the Bega Valley Shire. The Foundation raises money to give grants to a local charity and not-for-profit organizations for projects that benefit people living in the Shire.
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These grants are disbursed in two ways;
Annual Grants – Small and Large
The Foundation, in partnership with the Bega Valley Shire Council, offers funds each year to improve the economic, environmental, social, and cultural wellbeing of people in the Bega Valley Shire.
The Mumbulla Foundation’s primary objective is to help locally based groups who are providing and/or creating opportunities and services which may not be readily available in the Valley from other sources.
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Emergency Grants are awarded under the same general conditions as for Annual Grants. They can be awarded at any time during the year to assist groups to deal with unexpected, unforeseen, and/or emergency issues. Each group will be required to clearly demonstrate their special need and that the issue could not have been reasonably foreseen when making an application.
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Small Grants awarded for projects up to $2,000.
Large Grants awarded for projects between $2000 and $9,000.
These Mumbulla Foundation grants will be for amounts of less than $2000.
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To be eligible for Mumbulla Foundation grant applicants must:
Be incorporated, have an ABN, be supported, or be auspiced by an organization that is incorporated and has an ABN
Be located in the Bega Valley Shire with the exception of those located on the Shire boundaries which provide services to people living in, or with demonstrated cultural connections to, the Shire (e.g. Wallaga Lake)
Be capable of running the project to completion and/or not be trading insolently
Be committed to providing significant in-kind contributions and/or voluntary hours
Have already obtained Council approval for any project requiring such approval
Provide a firm quote for major purchases. For items or services in excess of $2000 at least 2 competitive quotes are required, 3 quotes are preferred.
Applications for Mumbulla Foundation emergency grants will be accepted at any time during the year following initial contact with the Mumbulla Foundation as detailed below.
Application for emergency grants must be made on the Small Grants application form with an appropriate notation.
For more information, visit https://mumbulla.org.au/grants/grant-guidelines/