Community grants successful applicants 2017-18

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


Purpose of funding

Amount Recommended

1st Cranbourne Scouts

Adventurous activities building confident, self-reliant resilient kids.


ACE Foundation

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


Advocacy for Oromia Association in Victoria Australia Inc.

Victorian Oromo Thanksgiving Day Celebration 2017


Afghan Philanthropic Association Inc.

Community Support Meetings


Al-Emaan Women Organisation Inc.

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


Australian Xinjiang Senior Citizens Association

Chinese New Year Celebration


Balla Balla Community Centre Inc.

Balla Balla Community Centre 'Open Day'


Bayside Orchid Society Incorporated

Cranbourne Orchid Show 2017


Berwick Anglican Church

Positively Ageing Community Craft and Activities Group


Berwick Ayalkoottam Inc.

Onam 2017 - Traditional harvest festival celebrations


Berwick Bridge Club Inc.

Learn Bridge in a Day


Berwick Business Group

Christmas in Berwick


Berwick Church of Christ

Bringing Christmas to Life


Berwick Neighbourhood Centre

Family Twilight Market Celebrations


Berwick Pakenham Historical Society Inc.

More Nostalgia - publishing of historical book "Berwick Nostalgia"


Berwick Toy Library Inc.

Berwick Toy Library celebrates Children's Week 2017


Beyond Disability Inc.

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


Bipolar Life Victoria

Bipolar Awareness and Support program


Blairlogie Living and Learning Inc.

A production - When you Wish Upon A Star


Blind Bight Community Centre

Blind Bight Community Centre Open Day


Blind Sports and Recreation Victoria (BSRV)

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


Brentwood Park Neighbourhood House Inc.

Community Building Path, Art and Diversity Mural


Carrum Downs Samoan Seventh Day Adventist Health and Temperance

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


Casey Basketball Association Inc.

Casey Basketball Association - Female Focused Young Athlete Participation Initiative.


Casey Comets Football (Soccer) Club

Sustainably grow female participation in active sport


Casey Little Athletics Centre Inc.

Casey Comm'Unity' running festival


Casey Malayalee Inc.

Casey Onam 2017


Casey Netball Association

Growing our November Netball Tournament


Casey Seventh-day Adventist Church

Casey Health Expo


Christ Church Tooradin Craft & Friendship Group

Annual Craft Fair


Church for the whole family

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


Country Women's Association West Gippsland Group

Creative Arts Exhibition


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

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


Cranbourne Community House Inc.

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


Cranbourne Lions Concert Band

Cranbourne Lions Concert Band Festival


Cranbourne Presbyterian Church

Cranbourne Community Christmas Carols


Cranbourne Regional Uniting Church - The Cranbourne Food Truck

The Cranbourne Food Truck


Croatian Senior Citizens Group Keysborough

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


Cross Purpose Church Inc.

Health and Beauty education program for women


Doveton Neighbourhood Learning Centre

Celebrate Doveton Open Day


Endeavour Hills Men’s Shed Incorporated

A program of hands on practical skills and social integration.


Endeavour Hills Neighbourhood House

Promoting Women's Health and Wellbeing


Fit to Drive Foundation Inc.

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


Freedom Christian Church

Cranbourne Christmas Carols


Friends of Wilson Botanic Park Berwick Inc.

Celebrating Our Community Groups


Gippsland Indian Association

Holi and Easter Festival celebrations


Girl Guides Victoria Women of Note Casey Mentor Breakfast

Girl Guides Victoria Women of Note Casey Mentor Breakfast


Glenbrae Celtic Dancers Inc.

Celtic Concert


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

Hampton Park Art Show


Hampton Park Football Netball Club

Hampton Park Football Netball/Cricket clubs Community Open Day 2017


Hampton Park Progress Association

Hampton Park 100 Year Celebration Tree Planting Day


Kaleidoscope Community Church

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


Kotahitanga Netball Melbourne

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


Life Saving Victoria Ltd

Open Water Learning Experience - Essential Survival Skills for Youth.


Lynbrook Residents Association Inc.

Moonlight Cinema and Christmas Carols


Melbourne Youth Chorale Inc.

Sing! Workshops for Youth


Merinda Park Learning & Community Centre

Open day 2017


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

Transit Soup Kitchen and Food Support.


Narre Warren Football Netball Club

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


Narre Warren North Foxes Netball Club

Open training and sport development day.


National Seniors Australia- Berwick District Inc.

Health and wellbeing monthly gatherings


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

Annual Memorial Service


Oakgrove Community Centre

Open Day


Operation Newstart Casey

Retune - A youth focused therapeutic music program.


Outlook Vic

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


Peoples Playhouse Incorporated

The Little Mermaid - Musical Production


Pure Melodics Show Choir Inc.

'Let's go to the Movies'


River Arts Inc.

2018 Chinese New Year (Dog) Festival Show


Serbian Community Association of Australia

Healthy and active lifestyle program to assist elderly migrant women.


Serbian Social Services and Support Inc.

Creative Grandmas - Celebrating diversity and cultural heritage


South East Palliative Care

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


South Eastern Christian Centre Inc.

Endeavour Hills Community Carols.


Southern Cross Kids' Camps - Casey

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


St Vincent de Paul - Endeavour Hills Conference

A Hand Up Not A Handout


The Association of Hazaras in Victoria Inc.

Afghan Women’s Dari Literacy Program


The Cyril Dharmawardana Foundation Inc.

CDF Spring Carnival High Tea


Valluvar Foundation

Annual Tamil Literary Festival


Windmill Theatre Company

Windmill Youth Theatre Showcase Event


Women's Friendship Cafe Cranbourne

Establishment Women's Friendship Cafe Cranbourne


Women's Friendship Cafe Hampton Park

First Class, supporting women entering study for the first time


YMCA Community Programming Pty Ltd

All Access Karate