Grants and funding opportunities
Here are some suggestions about where to find grants and funding opportunities for your volunteer service:
- Grant Ready http://community.grantready.com.au/ offers free search and allows you to register to receive notifications by email.
- Our Community has developed Funding Centre http://www.fundingcentre.com.au/ which offers a similar service for a fee of $85 pa.
- Grant Finder http://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-assistance/grant-finder/pages/default.aspx is a search portal of business.gov.au – just type health or not-for-profit etc into the search field to find results.
- See tips from NSW Volunteering http://www.volunteering.nsw.gov.au/organisations/running-an-organisation/grants-and-funding.
- Clubs NSW has ClubGrants http://www.clubsnsw.com.au/community/clubgrants/about-clubgrants , look up your local area on their website to find out how to apply.
- The Fundraising Institute of Australia http://www.fia.org.au/ has a grant-finder for members of the institute.
- Try the NSW Government’s http://www.communitybuilders.nsw.gov.au/ which lists funding opportunities in social, economic and environmental change.