Australian Communities Foundation is a community of giving, powered by a courageous ambition: a fairer and more sustainable Australia. As a broker of change, we connect those who can give with the people and organisations leading the way.
Born into a working class family in Sydney during the Great Depression in Australia, my family knew what it was like to struggle just to survive. Leaving school at 14, I worked pumping petrol and had multiple jobs until I started as an apprentice mechanic. During the early 1960’s, I borrowed money from relatives to [...]
Since the Brewery was founded in 1862 by Thomas Cooper, our family has supported the community in a variety of ways. In recent times, the Coopers Brewery Foundation was established to provide additional focus on our social commitment. As a family-owned business, we understand the importance of supporting families and individuals in their time of [...]
Greater Bank has a proud tradition of supporting charities and community organisations. The Greater Charitable Foundation formalises and takes this support to a new level. Established in 2011, the Foundation funds practical, life-changing initiatives which directly support families and communities. It does so by partnering with Australian-based charitable organisations, throughout Greater Bank's area of operations, [...]
The Micro Grants Program aims to provide financial assistance to community groups and associations that meet recognised community needs as identified in Council's Community Development Strategy 2020 -2023 or Bundaberg Region Sport and Recreation Strategy. The available financial assistance per micro grant application for eligible projects/events is up to $1,000. Applications for the Micro Grant Program are open twelve (12) [...]
The Tony Manicaros grant will fund an innovative project which utilises, extends or develops opportunities in ethnic community radio broadcasting. Up to $2,000 can be given to a project. The grant is open all year round so you can make an application at a time that suits your project. Any NEMBC member program is eligible [...]
Supports regional innovation leaders to collaborate with partners to unlock Queensland’s economic potential, whether by solving a significant problem or creating an opportunity for the regions. The program is part of the Queensland Government’s new $5 million Advance Queensland Regional Futures initiative, and has been developed with learnings from Advancing Regional Innovation Program (ARIP). The [...]