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 range of community needs and projects ranging from community wellbeing, education and training to family, health, heritage and arts, youth, research and innovation.  A full list of 2018-2019 Geelong Community Foundation Grant Allocations.

Foundation Chairman John Miles & CEO Gail Rodgers

Melinda Planken & Matt Torney from Muirfield Financial Services and the Clown Doctors grant

Kane Nuttall from Community Veracity

Donor Michael Dowling presenting to Norlane Community Initiatives Kaylene Reeves & John Pelchen

Donors Heather & Gary Work presenting to Active Geelong Sarah Leach and Pat Murnane

Bethany Luco from Sacred Heart College presenting on her involvement in the Schools in Philanthropy Program

An inspiring evening for all

Grant Reception guests