Youth and volunteer training grants available

08 February 2015

I would like to bring to your attention two grants that are currently available. Please read the information below and in the relevant documents and, if I can be of any assistance with your applications including through writing a letter of support, please contact my office on 8296 9833.

I would like to bring to your attention two grants that are currently available. Please read the information below and in the relevant documents and, if I can be of any assistance with your applications including through writing a letter of support, please contact my office on 8296 9833.

Commonwealth Bank Community Grants

Grants of up to $10,000 are available to youth focused organisations which support the health and wellbeing of young Australians. This is a broad program and sporting clubs, service clubs, youth organisations, churches and other not-for-profit organisations are likely to be eligible to apply.

To be considered for funding, applicants must meet the eligibility requirements, as outlined in the guidelines, and complete the online application.

The closing date for applications is Friday 27 February 2015.

For more information visit www.commbank.com.au/grants.

Volunteer Training Grants

Grants of up to $10,000 are available to help volunteers from not-for-profit organisations get the skills and qualifications they need to work effectively with their communities. Examples of training may include, but are not limited to, administration; governance; communication skills; counselling; leadership; cultural awareness; information technology; marketing; risk management and working with vulnerable people.

View the eligibility requirements as outlined in the guidelines, read the application form sample and the guide to applying online and then complete the online application.

The closing date for applications is Friday 15 March 2015.

For more information:

Office for Volunteers

Postal address: GPO Box 292, Adelaide SA 5001

Phone: 1300 014 712

E-mail: ofv@sa.gov.au

Website: http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/grants