Council’s Community Grants Program is for non-recurrent grants between $500 and $4,000 and are available for not-for-profit community organisations to undertake projects, activities or events which benefit the wider community.
Applications are assessed on merit and the availability of funds.
Please review the updated Community Grants Program Guidelines 2019-20 before applying.
|Applications open||01 September 2019||01 December 2019||01 March 2020|||||
|Applications close||30 September 2019||31 January 2020||31 March 2020|||||
|Assessment of applications||October 2019||February 2020||April 2020|||||
|Recommendations to Council||October 2019||February 2020||April 2020|||||
|Funds granted||November 2019||March 2020||May 2020|||||
|Grant acquittal ||Two months after project completion |||||||
To support our local groups and help build a stronger community, a total of 15 not-for-profit community organisations have been awarded grants for a variety of different projects that benefit the Lockyer Valley.
With projects ranging from a toilet block makeover to new entertainment equipment, Council’s Community Grants Program awards successful applicants with non-recurrent grants between $500 and $4,000 to enable them to meet their goals.
Recipients of the last round of this program were:
- Gatton District Historical Society
- Gatton Fordsdale
- Gatton Rugby League Club
- Gatton Scout Group
- Laidley Agricultural and Industrial Society
- Laidley District Cricket Club
- Lockyer Riding for the Disabled
- Southern Lockyer Cricket Club
- Withcott Pony Club
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