Granting community needs


Shire President David Lavell and Grants Advisor Tracey Parker.
Shire President David Lavell and Grants Advisor Tracey Parker.

Shire President David Lavell said the matching fund grant and the milestone event grant were available for 2016.

The matching grant offers financial assistance up to $2000 for groups to undertake projects that involve and benefit the local community.

The matching grant could |assist with new equipment, minor capital upgrades, promotional |material and training.

The giving back grant provides up to $2500 to celebrate a milestone event of a volunteer community group.

“In 2015 Darlington Junior Football Club was the successful applicant of this grant and the funding assisted with their 50-year anniversary celebrations,” Cr Lavell said.

“The club used the grant money to put together a short video celebrating the club’s history.”

Applications close 4pm Friday April 15. Visit mundaring.smarty grants.com.au or call 9290 6678.