Grant and Funding Resources

ANHCA Public Fund for DGR can be used by Neighbourhood Houses to accept tax deductible donations ($100 or over) or apply for grants from philanthropic foundations/trusts and corporations requiring DGR (deductible gift recipient) tax status. For more info on the Fund: Click Here

List of Grants relevant to Neighbourhood House Sector  in the Western Metro Region – Updated November 2018 Click Here

Funding Centre – an enterprise of Our CommunityTools, tips, ideas and latest grant information. Membership from $85 per annum. Click Here

Victorian Government Grants Directorya database of grants and assistance within the the State of Victoria. Includes information on community, education, legal and business grants. Click Here

Grantsearch – A comprehensive funding database, with over 4000 entries in the areas of grants and scholarships for study, travel, research, business and professional development, the arts, sport and community projects. Subscription from $32.95 for 1 user.  Click Here

Directory of Funders – Philanthropy Australia a listing of more than 200 grant-making organisations. Cost: $110 per annum. Click Here

GrantGuru Community Free searchable listing of nation-wide grants for community based and not for profit organisations. Click Here

Crowdfunding – New Guidance – ACNC

Although crowdfunding has the potential to provide great benefits for charities and donors, there are some aspects of the practice that people need to consider before embarking on a campaign or donating to a cause. To assist donors and charities, ACNC have published guidance on this emerging fundraising practice. Download the Crowdfunding and Charities Guide Here

Ian Potter Foundation – Key Learnings of  grant recipients
Key questions to think through before preparing grant applications in the following areas:
General
Arts
Community Wellbeing
Education
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