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 please phone our Partnering and Community Enagement Officer Flora Zigterman on 1300 87 83 87.

Annual Community Grants Scheme 2016/17 Report
 

Successful recipients in 2016/17:

Organisation

Amount

Richmond River Historical Society

$1,050

Southern Cross LADS

$1,994

City of Lismore RSL Sub-branch

$2,500

Goolmangar School of Arts

$4,900

Lifeline Northern Rivers

$2,400

The Channon Children's Centre

$750

Remembering and Healing

$1,310

Tregeagle Hall

$550

Dunoon & District Sports & Recreation Club

$1,000

Lismore City Lions Club

$2,500

Sanctuary Northern Rivers

$5,000

Ruthven Hall Committee

$6,724

Lismore Home Garden Education Club

$1,100

Lismore Toy Library

$4,000

Wyrallah Public School Parents and Citizens Association

$5,000

Rotary Club of Lismore West

$5,500

LightnUp

$10,000

Friends of Lismore Rainforest Botanic Gardens

$942

Wilsons River Landcare Group with Browns Creek Catchment Landcare Group and Banyam Baigham Landcare Group

$2,000

Multitask Human Resource Foundation

$4,000

Big Scrub Landcare

$2,500

Northern Rivers Wildlife Carers

$2,885

Richmond Rovers Football Club

$4,000

Lismore Thistles Soccer Club

$6,309

Nimbin School of Arts

$4,415

Richmond Tweed Regional Library

$2,000