2019 GRANT RECIPIENTS

Below are a list of successful grants in the 2019 round, for organisations in Macnamara, that I was proud to have assisted with their applications.

Congratulations to all of the organisations, their officers and members on receiving the grant, and also for your ongoing valued work.


For anyone who was not successful, or who missed out making an application in this round, do not despair, there will be another round of grants next year, and if you contact my office, we can work out what we can do to succeed next time. The same offer stands for organisations who are only now aware of the programs.

Please visit the Apply for Local Grants page for more information.

 

 


SUCCESSFUL MACNAMARA GRANT RECIPIENTS IN 2019


STRONGER COMMUNITIES PROGRAM

Name of Organisation

Grant Used For

Amount Allocated

AJAX FootballNew scoreboard$14,000
Uniting Church – Albert Park Op ShopRefurbishment of Op Shop $10,000
Elwood Toy LibraryRedesign layout$6,017
Bund IncNew computer equipment$17,000
Oz HarvestBuild a new commercial kitchen$10,000
Power House RugbyUpgrade kitchen facilities$15,000
South Melbourne Football ClubNew field lighting$13,100
St Kilda Junior Football ClubNew scoreboard$17,000
Windana Aboriginal Drug and Alcohol RecoveryTelecommunications equipment$12,500
Temple Beth IsraelEnvironmentally sustainable upgrades$12,000
Peanut Farm ScoreboardNew scoreboard$17,000
Space2b (Refugee assistance)Small capital works$2,883

 

 


COMMUNITIES ENVIRONMENT PROGRAM

Name of Organisation

Grant Used For

Amount Allocated

Australian Trust for Conservation VolunteersRemoving pollution from our creeks and beaches$19,550
Elster CreekProtecting endangered species$5,000
Westgate BiodiversityRevegetating Westgage Park$20,000
St Columbas Catholic Primary School$6,072
Beach PatrolPurchase of new equipment$20,000
Earthcare - PenguinsProtecting local penguins$4,800
EcoCentreEducational programs for our community$39,762
Elwood St Kilda Neighbourhood Learning CentreEducational Programs for our community$20,000

LOCAL SCHOOLS COMMUNITY FUND

School Name

Approved Project Name

Approved Funding

St Columba's SchoolOutdoor nature experience$10,000
Yeshivah and Beth Rivkah CollegesRefurnish secondary classrooms$10,000
Sholem Aleichem CollegeEstablishment of a new perceptual-motor program$10,000
Windsor Primary SchoolNew laptops and ICT equipment$16,654
Ripponlea Primary SchoolInclusive and passive play deck for all students at RPS$20,000
St Kilda Park Primary SchoolInteractive whiteboard upgrades$20,000
Montague Continuing Education CentreMontague's garden rejuvenation$15,000
Port Melbourne Primary SchoolFurniture for the school's new tram classroom$19,500
Elwood CollegeSTEM$20,000
Christian Brothers CollegeUpgrade of classroom furniture - Balaclava Campus$18,846
Yesodei Hatorah CollegeNAPLAN laptops secondary$10,000
South Melbourne Primary SchoolFurniture$20,000
South Melbourne Park Primary SchoolInteractive whiteboards$10,000

 

 


VOLUNTEERS GRANT

Organisation Name

Grant Used For

Amount Allocated

South Melbourne Greek Club$3,500
Minus18 - Pride Centre$1,000
Jewish Care$1,000
Elwood Community Play Group$3,000
Reading Out of Poverty (ROOP)$1,500
Courage to Care$1,000
Sacred Heart Mission$1,200
Little Dreamers$2,500
Musculoskeletal Australia$1,000
Emerald Hill Toy Library$4,000
Hatzolah$2,500
Jewish Prison Chaplaincy Victoria$4,000
Theatrical Incorporated$1,000
Maccabi Victoria$1,500
Think Pink$1,500
St Kilda Steiner Kindergarten$1,500
Australian Society of Polish Jews and Their Descendants$1,000
Port Phillip Eco Centre$1,500
National Council of Jewish Women of Australia (Vic)$2,500
Community Security Group$1,500
South Melbourne District Sports Club Inc.$3,300
Jewish Russian Community Soup Kitchen$2,000
Lord Somers Camp and Power House$1,000
South Melbourne Park Primary School$1,000
St Kilda PCYC$3,000
Chabad Youth$1,500
C Care$1,500
The Break Inc. - St Kilda E Rehab$2,500
Smile on Seniors $1,500
AUJS$2,500
Ripponlea Kindergarten$2,500
Women's Orthodox Tefillah in Victoria$1,500
South Melbourne Life Saving Club$2,000
Elwood St Kilda Neighbourhood Learning Centre$2,000
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