Who We've Helped

2019 - 2020 Volunteer Grants


Alicia at Rebels Baseball Club 

 

2019 - 2020 Volunteers Grants 

 

Organisation

Project

Funding

ACT Softball Association Inc

Purchase of a new laptop computer and the purchase of sun safe equipment for volunteers.

$2,600

 

Ainslie Football Club Inc

 

Purchase of fuel cards for volunteers. This is a thank you to volunteers in an effort to increase participation in the club.

 

$5,000

 

Artsound Inc

 

Provide discounted-cost and sponsored places in ArtSound radio craft training courses for Canberrans interested in community radio, and to host orientation-to-station sessions for new volunteers

 

$4,000

 

Australian Capital Territory Table Tennis Association Inc

 

Funding will support ACT Table Tennis run courses in the ACT that require involvement of inter-state coaches, who have the required skills and qualifications.

 

 

$5,000

 

Canberra Railway Museum

 

Purchase Ride on Lawn mower for our volunteers to use in maintaining our 4 ha Museum site. 

      

 

$4,550

 

Girl Guides ACT and SE NSW Region

 

Purchase cooling equipment, fuel cards, fund first aid training, buy new first aid equipment, new gardening tools and purchase new portable tables.

 

 

$5,000

 

Hawker Men's Shed (Under the Auspice of Softball Act)

 

Purchase basic tools, work benches, cutting and drilling machines. Subsequent training to handle these tools.

 

$4,990

 

 

Molonglo Conservation Group Incorporated

 

New volunteer database system, subsequent training for 5 volunteers to manage this database. This software will help track volunteering, engage with more Canberrans, provide events and project newsletters.

 

 

$5,000

 

Oz Harvest Limited

 

Upgrade two mobile phones to help service volunteers and divers. Mobile provide real time information on where, when and how much food is collected.

 

 

$3,600

 

Parkinson's A.C.T.

 

Training of volunteers (with Volunteering ACT) Portable PA system, integrated card reader and printer, new membership management software including assistance to install and configure computer notebook for a volunteer coordinator.

 

 

$5,000

 

Rapid Relief Team

 

Purchase of coffee machine and grinder for volunteers, homeless service events and firefighters.

 

$5,000

 

Rebels Baseball Club Inc

 

Purchase a ride-on lawn mower to help service grounds and support ageing volunteers. 

 

 

$3,000

 

Triathlon ACT

 

Provide first aid and technical training to volunteers. If budget permits, they would like to buy sun hats for volunteers. 

 

$5,000

 

 

 

 

Canberra Multicultural Community Forum (CMCF)

Incorporated

 

 

 

 

Purchase food trolley, serving trays, serving implements, Data Projector, laser pointer and extension cord, folding tables for community meetings and volunteer presentation training.

 

 

 

 

$3,450