Council's Rec Grants are open now - closing 10 August 2017. Up to $7500 per grant up for grabs!
The Stronger Communities Grants Program will allocate up to $1 million in grants over three years for projects that build more vibrant, sustainable and inclusive local communities.
This grant initiative forms part of the Stronger Communities funding that is now available to our newly created Inner West Council (IWC) from the NSW Government. Local community groups will be able to apply for Stronger Community Grants ranging from a minimum of $10,000 to a maximum of $50,000.
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About the Program
The Program aims to increase regular and on-going participation opportunities in sport and active recreation.
There are four project types within the Program:
2.Community Sport Events
The NSW Aboriginal Rugby League Knockout (Koori Knockout) first held in 1971, is one of the biggest Indigenous gatherings in Australia. The Knockout draws around 130 teams from Aboriginal communities across NSW.
The Redfern All Blacks (RAB) as winners of the men’s and women’s 2015 Knockout will host the 2016 Knockout and Inner West Council has entered into a partnership with the RAB.
The event starts on Friday 30 September with the Junior and Women’s Competition, the men play on Saturday and Sunday.
A highly competitive grant round with a diverse range of organisations and projects proposed.
The panel found it very difficult but were able to fund 17 separate projects which will have an immediate impact on recreation participation in the local area.
This year's recipients are:
Thank you to all organisations that applied, quality of applications and demand was again high this year.
Recipients announced next week
2016 NSW Community Sports Volunteer Awards
Please read the Nomination Guidelines carefully before completing your nomination.
LOCAL COMMUNITY SPORT CLUBS
We encourage you to recognise your volunteers but please remember to:
1. Contact your State/Peak Sporting Organisation initially to discuss prospective nominations
2. Complete all sections of the Nomination Form and forward to your State/Peak Sporting
For more information, guidelines and to apply visit:
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