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Club Grants 2016
Club Grants 2016 – Funding Round
Club Grants funding is made available by Local Clubs who earn over $1 million annually in gaming machine revenue. The aim of Club Grants is to provide funding for a wide range of local social services and community projects.
The following clubs are members of the Cessnock Local Government Area Club Grants Committee:
- Cessnock Ex-Services Club
- Cessnock Leagues Club
- East Cessnock Bowling Club
- Greta Workers Sports and Recreation Club
- Kurri Kurri Bowling Club
- Kurri Kurri Workers Club
- Weston Workers Club
Funding Round - Open and Close Date
The opening date for the 2016 funding round is 9am, Friday 1 April 2016.
The closing date will be 4pm, Tuesday 31 May 2016.
Application Form and On-line Submission
Club Grants applications will only be accepted using the online submission portal. The application form is available here.
All applications are to be received by 4:00pm, Tuesday 31 May 2016. After this time, the application portal will automatically shut down.
Late applications will not be accepted.
Club Grants Application Guide
All applicants are encouraged to visit the Clubs NSW website for further information on Club Grants.
It is also recommended that applicants consult the Club Grants Application Guide for information on eligibility criteria.
Recipients of 2015 Club Grants
The Committee received 49 applications and partially or fully funded 19 projects, with amounts between $1,300 and $11,600.
The total allocation of funding for 2015 was $83, 271.
Organisations that were successful in receiving funds from the Committee in 2015 were:
|Kurri Kurri District Business Chamber inc|
|Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect)|
|Hunter Domestic Violence Support & Advisory Services Inc.|
|Hunter Care Ltd trading as Hunter Life Education|
|Little Wings Limited|
|Camp Quality Limited|
|Youth Off The Streets Limited|
|Kurri Kurri High School|
|Cessnock City Council - Mayors Office|
|Oz Harvest Limited|
|Cessnock City Council - CYCOS|
|Hunter Prelude Early Intervention Centre|
|Nulkaba Public School|
|Cessnock Public School Breakfast Club|
|Cessnock Regional Art Gallery Incorporated|
|Cessnock District Rescue Squad Inc|
|Wesley Community Services (suicide prevention program in local schools)|
|Scouts Australia Cessnock City Scout Group|
|Black Creek Aboriginal Corporation|
Overall, applications were of high standard and there were many quality projects proposed. However, ultimately more applications were received then there were funds available.
For enquiries regarding Club Grants please contact: Jo Miller - Community and Cultural Engagement Officer on (02) 4993 4258 or email firstname.lastname@example.org