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.
We are dedicated to enriching Australian communities. Fostering a spirit of community involvement, the foundation supports a broad range of charitable projects with assistance and funding.
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, [...]
FECCA is working with the Federal Government and other organisations to administer the CALD COVID-19 Health Small Grants Fund. This Fund will help multicultural community groups to lead grassroots communication activities around COVID-19 and the vaccination rollout, targeting CALD communities. This is funded by the Federal Department of Health and will be implemented in collaboration with [...]