Does your community organisation have a great idea for a community project or program in the Richmond Valley?
Apply to Council’s Community Financial Assistance Program.
Community Financial Assistance is available to support local activities and projects which:
- benefit the local community
- help community groups achieve their goals
- support Council’s Community Strategic Plan
Grants can be for as little as $100 and up to $5000.
There are two rounds per year: Round 1, usually open August/September; and Round 2 in March. Council allocates approximately $35,000 in total for each round. These funds are allocated in accordance with Section 356 of the Local Government Act 1993 and Council Policy No. 1.2 – Community Financial Assistance Program.
Community Financial Assistance Program 2020/2021 Round 1
Applications open: Tuesday 1 September 2020
Applications close: Friday 2 October 2020, 5pm.
Before you apply, make sure you download and read the Community Financial Assistance Program Policy.
Click on the below link to access the application form
Please note: organisations which receive funding are required to complete an evaluation report (acquittal form below) within 12 months of receiving funding.
Grants Officer – Marie Cullen
Phone: (02) 6660 0328