Community Grants Program
About the Community Grants Program
The City of Rockingham operates a Community Grants Program to consider all requests for funding, donations, sponsorships and grants.
The City is committed to supporting incorporated not-for-profit organisations and associations, including those limited by guarantee (e.g. community groups and clubs), to assist with the delivery of programs, projects and events that benefit the Rockingham community.
Council Policy Objective: To provide financial assistance to community groups and individuals that will build capacity within the community, stimulate volunteering and youth development, and deliver sustainable, accessible and demonstrated social, environmental and economic benefits.
The Community Grants Program consists of the following grant categories:
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Submissions are invited from eligible applicants for Major Grants, Major Event Sponsorship Grants, and City Infrastructure Planning and Development Grants.
Applications can be submitted at any time, however they
are only assessed three times per financial year.
- Major Grants – applications between $3,001 and $10,000
- Major Event Sponsorship – applications up to $20,000
- Infrastructure Planning and Development Grants – 50% of the total cost, to a maximum grant amount of $30,000
For further information contact the City on 9528 0333 or email email@example.com.
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All other grants types do not attract a closing date and are open at all times.
Please refer to the Community Grants Program Policy and relevant guidelines for full details.
For further information contact the Community Development Officer on 9528 0399 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Successful applicant information
If you are successful with your grant application, please see the relevant documents below.
For a copy of the City of Rockingham logo please contact our Strategy, Tourism, Marketing and Communications team at email@example.com.
The City will host a Grants workshop where not-for-profit organisations will learn alternative approaches to raising funds.
Date: Thursday 28 March 2019
Location: Gary Holland Community Centre, 19 Kent Street, Rockingham
Presentations by the City, MaD Enterprises, ATCO Australia, Lotterywest, Office of Multicultural Interests, Bunnings, Rockingham Kwinana Chamber of Commerce, and Rockingham Volunteer Centre.
RSVP by Friday 22 March 2019 via email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 9528 0333.