2018 Grants

July 3, 2018

The 2018 Geelong Community Foundation grant program, announced on the 23rd May at its annual Grants Reception at GMHBA stadium, saw $932,500 invested back into the community through 46 diverse programs. Aimed at benefiting the most disadvantaged in our region and assisting to create a stronger and more resilient community, this year’s grants cover a...

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2017 Grants

May 25, 2017

Fifty-three diverse local projects and programs have been funded by the Geelong Community Foundation’s 2017 grants program and will help address our community’s greatest needs.  The grants were announced on 15 May at a reception attended by more than 250 donors, community groups, and supporters. A full list of the 2017 grant recipients can be...

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2016 Grants

June 15, 2016

The 2016 Geelong Community Foundation grants program, announced on 15 June, will fund 42 diverse projects and programs valued at $740,000 to address our community’s greatest needs. A full list of the 2016 grants can be found here.

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2015 Grants

June 15, 2015

In 2015 a total of $771,000 was awarded to 39 organisations through the 2015 Grant Round and Schools in Philanthropy Program, as well as through Scholarships, the Back to School Program and the Adroit Golf Day grant. Family Support YMCA Geelong With the role of father changing to one involving more “hands on” parenting, the “Lads and Dads...

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2014 Grants

June 1, 2014

During the year, $415,000 was distributed from the Gift Fund, $244,750 from the Open Fund, and $1,400 from the Scholarship Fund. The value of Target vouchers distributed in the Back to School program was $83,000. In the June 2014 grant round, 44 organisations had grants approved: FAMILY SUPPORT Cystic Fibrosis Victoria Living with chronic illness such as Cystic Fibrosis...

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