Community grants offered by Lismore City Council

Lismore City Council administers two grant rounds each year: the NSW ClubGRANTS scheme and the Annual Community Grants Scheme.

The NSW ClubGRANTS scheme offers grants of up to $5000 to community groups addressing a range of social issues while the Annual Community Grants Scheme offers grants of up to $10,000 for a wide range of projects that enhance community life.

The Annual Community Grants Scheme for 2017 is closed. The NSW ClubGRANTS scheme is usually held in March.

 

Annual Community Grants Scheme

The Annual Community Grants Scheme is held in April/May each year to provide grants of up to $10,000 for community organisations who wish to undertake worthwhile community projects or activities. Applications for the 2017 round are now closed.

Timeline of key dates for the 2017/18 Annual Community Grants Scheme.

Action

Date

Applications open for 2017/18 funding round

9am on 5 April 2017

Applications close for 2017/18 funding round

4pm on 19 May 2017

Council determines successful applicants

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Applicants informed of outcome

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Acknowledgement of grant recipients during Local Government Week

August 2017


Annual Community Grants Scheme 2016/17 reports

Organisations that received funding through the 2016/17 Annual Community Grants Scheme are required to do a report before 30 June 2017.

If you have questions regarding the online form below phone Partnering and Community Enagement Officer Kath Parry on 1300 87 83 87.

Annual Community Grants Scheme 2016/17 Report
 

Successful recipients in 2017/18:

 Grant Applicant

Amount

Category

Lismore Toy Library

 

$2,900

Community

Martin Drive / Upper Monaltrie Creek Landcare

$800

Environment

Wilsons River Landcare Group

$2,000

Environment

WIRES Northern Rivers

 

$1,350

Environment

Dorrobbee Grass Reserve Trust

$770

Environment

Reel Abrupt Film Festival

 

$5,001

Arts

LightnUp Inc.

 

$2,000

Community

RED (Realising Every Dream) Incorporated

$5,000

Community

Lismore Home Garden Education Club Inc.

$1,100

Community

U3A Northern Rivers(Lismore) Inc.

$2,000

Community

Boomerang Bags Lismore

$7,000

Community

Lismore Heights Sports, Recreation and Community Club

$7,200

Community

Dunoon Preschool Inc.

 

$6,822

Environment

RealArtWorks.Inc.

 

$4,000

Partnering

Lismore Regional Gallery

 

$5,000

Youth

Nimbin School of Arts

 

$4,415

Youth

North East Community Panel

$750

Community

Richmond River Historical Society

$1,097

Community

Jiggi School of Arts Inc.

 

$4,300

Community

Northern Rivers Conservatorium Arts Centre Inc.

$3,500

Youth

Lismore Police Citizens and Youth Club, Dawson Street, Lismore

$7,500

Youth

Australian Red Cross Lismore Branch

$800

Youth