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Community Grants

In 2016 Council allocated $200,000 to local community groups through the Community Grants Program. This program was open to not-for-profit community groups and organisations to make an application for up to $10,000.

Further information on how to apply for Council’s 2017 Community Grant Program will be available on our website later this year. 

The Georges River Council Community Grants 2016 recipients are:

Community Development

Funding 

3Bridges Community Ltd

$10,000

Nurses on Wheels

$9,952

The Shepherd Centre for Deaf Children

$8,400

Moving Forward

$8,260

Learning Links

$7,895

Dance for Parkinson’s Australia

$7,750

Beverly Hills Public School P&C Association

$6,250

CASS Care Ltd

$4,950

The Kogarah Storehouse

$4,000

St George (Kogarah) Greek Senior Citizens Group

$2,500*

Ladies Auxiliary/Philopothos Greek Orthodox Church Kogarah

$2,500*

Australian Chinese Community Association of NSW

$2,027*

Senior Italian Community (SIAC)

$1,500

Playgroup NSW – Blakehurst Bugs Playgroup

$1,100

Kogarah Seniors Computer Club

$528

Cultural and Arts Development

Funding 

Georges River Life Care

$10,000

British Dancing Association/St George Dance Eisteddfod

$10,000

Shopfront Arts Co-op Ltd

$10,000

Oatley Lions Club

$8,500

St George Creative Art and Craft Centre

$5,000*

Australian Macedonian Cultural Association

$5,000

Resourceful Australian Indian Network

$4,800

Kogarah Historical Society

$4,000

Discovery Writers

$2,990*

The Kogarah Writers’ Group

$2,950

Ocean Dream Cultural Art Centre of Australia

$2,620

Greek Orthodox Community of NSW

$2,000*

Kogarah Concert Band

$1,500

St George Brass Band

$1,010

St George Concert Band

$800

Environment and Conservation

Funding 

Hurstville Community Garden Association

$10,000

Oatley Flora and Fauna Conservation Society Inc.

$6,404

Hurstville Bush Care Volunteer’s Network

$4,584*

Poulton Park Bush Care Volunteers

$2,200

Sports and Recreation

Funding 

St George Little Athletics

$10,000

Lugarno Football Club

$9,930

Chinese Parents Association – Children with Disabilities Inc.

$6,500

Oatley Fishing and Tennis Inc.

$1,600

*Projects are partially funded by Council. 


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Email us at: mail@georgesriver.nsw.gov.au
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