Community grants successful applicants 2017-18

The City of Casey has approved funding for the following community groups/organisations:

Organisation

Purpose of funding

Amount Recommended

1st Cranbourne Scouts

Adventurous activities building confident, self-reliant resilient kids.

$3,000.00

ACE Foundation

Food support for secondary schools and free eyesight testing for primary school students.

$3,000.00

Advocacy for Oromia Association in Victoria Australia Inc.

Victorian Oromo Thanksgiving Day Celebration 2017

$3,000.00

Afghan Philanthropic Association Inc.

Community Support Meetings

$3,000.00

Al-Emaan Women Organisation Inc.

Girls wanna have fun - A cultural event for women to share their multicultural music and dancing.

$3,000.00

Australian Xinjiang Senior Citizens Association

Chinese New Year Celebration

$3,000.00

Balla Balla Community Centre Inc.

Balla Balla Community Centre 'Open Day'

$3,000.00

Bayside Orchid Society Incorporated

Cranbourne Orchid Show 2017

$2,437.00

Berwick Anglican Church

Positively Ageing Community Craft and Activities Group

$2,000.00

Berwick Ayalkoottam Inc.

Onam 2017 - Traditional harvest festival celebrations

$3,000.00

Berwick Bridge Club Inc.

Learn Bridge in a Day

$1,080.00

Berwick Business Group

Christmas in Berwick

$3,000.00

Berwick Church of Christ

Bringing Christmas to Life

$3,000.00

Berwick Neighbourhood Centre

Family Twilight Market Celebrations

$1,500.00

Berwick Pakenham Historical Society Inc.

More Nostalgia - publishing of historical book "Berwick Nostalgia"

$3,000.00

Berwick Toy Library Inc.

Berwick Toy Library celebrates Children's Week 2017

$1,060.00

Beyond Disability Inc.

Keeping Casey Connected using technology - Assistance for housebound / differently abled Casey residents.

$3,000.00

Bipolar Life Victoria

Bipolar Awareness and Support program

$2,907.00

Blairlogie Living and Learning Inc.

A production - When you Wish Upon A Star

$3,000.00

Blind Bight Community Centre

Blind Bight Community Centre Open Day

$3,000.00

Blind Sports and Recreation Victoria (BSRV)

Beaming a vision for children's health and well-being through gymnastics.

$2,900.00

Brentwood Park Neighbourhood House Inc.

Community Building Path, Art and Diversity Mural

$3,000.00

Carrum Downs Samoan Seventh Day Adventist Health and Temperance

Health and Temperance - An exercise program for children, adults and seniors.

$2,000.00

Casey Basketball Association Inc.

Casey Basketball Association - Female Focused Young Athlete Participation Initiative.

$3,000.00

Casey Comets Football (Soccer) Club

Sustainably grow female participation in active sport

$3,000.00

Casey Little Athletics Centre Inc.

Casey Comm'Unity' running festival

$3,000.00

Casey Malayalee Inc.

Casey Onam 2017

$3,000.00

Casey Netball Association

Growing our November Netball Tournament

$3,000.00

Casey Seventh-day Adventist Church

Casey Health Expo

$3,000.00

Christ Church Tooradin Craft & Friendship Group

Annual Craft Fair

$3,000.00

Church for the whole family

From Tears to Joy - Counselling, grief, food and clothing support for those in need.

$2,600.00

Country Women's Association West Gippsland Group

Creative Arts Exhibition

$2,000.00

Cranbourne Christian Fellowship Centre Inc. Trading as TurningPoint Support Centre.

Meeting the need of the community - meals and food assistance programs.

$3,000.00

Cranbourne Community House Inc.

Keeping the past in the present for the future - A Koori/Indigenous art project.

$3,000.00

Cranbourne Lions Concert Band

Cranbourne Lions Concert Band Festival

$1,435.00

Cranbourne Presbyterian Church

Cranbourne Community Christmas Carols

$3,000.00

Cranbourne Regional Uniting Church - The Cranbourne Food Truck

The Cranbourne Food Truck

$3,000.00

Croatian Senior Citizens Group Keysborough

Socialisation and Activities - Weekly meetings to promote wellness and socialisation.

$3,000.00

Cross Purpose Church Inc.

Health and Beauty education program for women

$1,856.00

Doveton Neighbourhood Learning Centre

Celebrate Doveton Open Day

$3,000.00

Endeavour Hills Men’s Shed Incorporated

A program of hands on practical skills and social integration.

$3,000.00

Endeavour Hills Neighbourhood House

Promoting Women's Health and Wellbeing

$3,000.00

Fit to Drive Foundation Inc.

F2D - A road safety education workshop for Year 11 students.

$2,859.00

Freedom Christian Church

Cranbourne Christmas Carols

$3,000.00

Friends of Wilson Botanic Park Berwick Inc.

Celebrating Our Community Groups

$3,000.00

Gippsland Indian Association

Holi and Easter Festival celebrations

$2,500.00

Girl Guides Victoria Women of Note Casey Mentor Breakfast

Girl Guides Victoria Women of Note Casey Mentor Breakfast

$3,000.00

Glenbrae Celtic Dancers Inc.

Celtic Concert

$2,400.00

Hampton Park Care Group Inc. (Hampton Park Comm House)

Hampton Park Art Show

$2,300.00

Hampton Park Football Netball Club

Hampton Park Football Netball/Cricket clubs Community Open Day 2017

$3,000.00

Hampton Park Progress Association

Hampton Park 100 Year Celebration Tree Planting Day

$3,000.00

Kaleidoscope Community Church

Art and Soul courses and exhibitions for adults and children suffering anxiety or depression.

$3,000.00

Kotahitanga Netball Melbourne

Let's Move Kotahitanga - promoting participation in netball for recently migrated individuals.

$3,000.00

Life Saving Victoria Ltd

Open Water Learning Experience - Essential Survival Skills for Youth.

$3,000.00

Lynbrook Residents Association Inc.

Moonlight Cinema and Christmas Carols

$1,644.00

Melbourne Youth Chorale Inc.

Sing! Workshops for Youth

$2,900.00

Merinda Park Learning & Community Centre

Open day 2017

$3,000.00

Narre Warren Christian Church Inc. - Transit Soup Kitchen and Food Support

Transit Soup Kitchen and Food Support.

$3,000.00

Narre Warren Football Netball Club

Create a 21st century netball club to sustainably increase female participation.

$3,000.00

Narre Warren North Foxes Netball Club

Open training and sport development day.

$2,500.00

National Seniors Australia- Berwick District Inc.

Health and wellbeing monthly gatherings

$1,000.00

National Servicemen's Association of Australia- South East Vic Sub-Branch

Annual Memorial Service

$1,200.00

Oakgrove Community Centre

Open Day

$3,000.00

Operation Newstart Casey

Retune - A youth focused therapeutic music program.

$3,000.00

Outlook Vic

Casey Youth Night - A networking and socialising opportunity for isolated youth in a supported environment.

$3,000.00

Peoples Playhouse Incorporated

The Little Mermaid - Musical Production

$3,000.00

Pure Melodics Show Choir Inc.

'Let's go to the Movies'

$3,000.00

River Arts Inc.

2018 Chinese New Year (Dog) Festival Show

$1,500.00

Serbian Community Association of Australia

Healthy and active lifestyle program to assist elderly migrant women.

$3,000.00

Serbian Social Services and Support Inc.

Creative Grandmas - Celebrating diversity and cultural heritage

$3,000.00

South East Palliative Care

Dying to Know Day - Encouraging and activating conversations and actions around death, dying and bereavement.

$1,890.00

South Eastern Christian Centre Inc.

Endeavour Hills Community Carols.

$3,000.00

Southern Cross Kids' Camps - Casey

New Hope for Casey Kids - An early intervention camp respite program.

$3,000.00

St Vincent de Paul - Endeavour Hills Conference

A Hand Up Not A Handout

$3,000.00

The Association of Hazaras in Victoria Inc.

Afghan Women’s Dari Literacy Program

$2,000.00

The Cyril Dharmawardana Foundation Inc.

CDF Spring Carnival High Tea

$3,000.00

Valluvar Foundation

Annual Tamil Literary Festival

$2,000.00

Windmill Theatre Company

Windmill Youth Theatre Showcase Event

$3,000.00

Women's Friendship Cafe Cranbourne

Establishment Women's Friendship Cafe Cranbourne

$3,000.00

Women's Friendship Cafe Hampton Park

First Class, supporting women entering study for the first time

$3,000.00

YMCA Community Programming Pty Ltd

All Access Karate

$2,000.00