Quick Response Grants Successful Recipients

The City of Casey has approved funding for the following community groups/organisations in 2016/17:

Approval Date Group                    Purpose     Amount Funded  
Jul - Aug 2016 Casey/Cardinia Life Activities
Club Inc.
'Share & Try' multicultural lunch for seniors $100.00
Jul - Aug 2016 Hampton Park Secondary College Student Recognition program at annual presentation night $200.00
Jul - Aug 2016 Orchestral Futures Inc. Casey Chamber Musicians event, as part of Winter Arts Festival $1,000.00
Jul - Aug 2016   TaskForce Community Agency Alcohol and drug counselling services $649.00
Aug - Sept 2016 Casey Malayalee Inc. Onam 2016, a multicultural event $1,000.00
Aug - Sept 2016 Cranbourne Cricket Club Training equipment for the 2016/2017 season $1,000.00
Aug - Sept 2016 Narre North Foxes Football Club For the hire of an electronic scoreboard and extra portable toilets for grand final day $850.00
Aug - Sept 2016 The Australian NPC
Disease Foundation Inc.
A charity Fun Run at Wilson Botanic Park $500.00
Sept - Oct 2016 Cyril Dharmawardana
Foundation Inc.
Spring Racing High Tea Fundraiser $450.00
Sept - Oct 2016 Blairlogie Living and Learning Inc. To support Blairlogie clients to attend and participate in the Tri State Games in Horsham, Victoria $1,000.00
Sept - Oct 2016 Narre Warren Junior
Football Club
Crime prevention gathering for Casey residents $303.00
Sept - Oct 2016 Neighbourhood Watch Casey Family Safe Plate and Fun Day $1,000.00
Oct - Nov 2016 Angel Gowns Australia Meeting room hire for monthly meetings and one event $652.00
Oct - Nov 2016 Art and Soul (Auspiced by Kaleidoscope Community Church) Art display screens for art exhibitions $1,000.00
Oct - Nov 2016 Dandenong Valley Special School A bike day at Casey Fields $950.00
Oct - Nov 2016 Endeavour Ministries Inc. Repairs to emergency accommodation $833.13
Oct - Nov 2016 Hampton Park Primary School Academic excellence awards for three students $300.00
Oct - Nov 2016 Pinewood Rebels Softball Club Uniforms for a new under 15 boys team $900.00
 Nov 2016 Al-Emaan Muslim Women's Support Group  School Holiday Children's Activities

$1,000.00

 Nov 2016 Backpacks 4 VIC Kids Inc. Cash register for the Op Shop $325.00
 Nov 2016 Berwick Ayalkoottam Inc. Venue hire for Christmas Carol event $500.00
 Nov 2016 Peoples Playhouse Inc. New Keyboard/Digital Piano $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 Akatokamanava Mauke Enua Community of Victoria Inc. Sporting equipment and uniforms for cultural group physical activities $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 Casey Malayalee Inc. Christmas and New Year Cultural Day $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 Casey Tamil Manram Inc. Taipongal (Harvest Festival) 2017 $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 Christians Helping In Primary Schools Inc. Family Christmas event $925.00
 Feb 2017 Cranbourne Secondary College 2016 Mayfield Awards $500.00
 Feb 2017 Cranbourne Southern Stars Sports Club Inc. Uniforms $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 Hillsmeade Primary School Chloe Myors Leadership Scholarship $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 Jaj Community Support and Relief Association Inc. Computer equipment $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 Jared Dunscombe Fund Jared Dunscombe Fund Walk to Remember event $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 Lions Club of Cranbourne Materials for two Children of Courage award ceremonies $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 Mumma Bears (Australia) Inc. Start-up costs $1,000.00
 Feb 2017 St Mina Hallam Scouts Group Marquees for community events $1,000.00
 Mar 2017
Akoonah Park Men’s Shed A refrigerator
$1,000.00
 Mar 2017
Casey Malayalee Inc
Health and Happiness Program
$400.00
 Mar 2017
Casey U3A
A printer
$1,000.00
 Mar 2017
Centre for Melbourne Multifaith and Others Network
Family Healing workshop
$1,000.00
 Mar 2017
Lyndhurst Football Netball Club
Child minding to support women’s participation
$875.00
 Mar 2017
The Salvation Army Cranbourne
Office chairs   $840.00
 Mar 2017
Tigersharks Swimming Club
A laptop computer for use in competitions
$1,000.00
 Mar 2017
Women’s Interfaith Network
Happiness Healing workshop
$1,000.00
 Apr 2017
Australian Animal Rescue Rescue equipment
$1,000.00
 Apr 2017
Berwick Chase Primary School
Equipment for Wonder League Robotics Club
$1,000.00
 Apr 2017
Berwick Cricket Club
Costs associated with hosting the Turf 1 Grand final
$1,000.00
 Apr 2017 Casey BMX Club
A first aid kit, stretcher and heart starter
$999.00
 Apr 2017
Christians Helping In Primary Schools
A photocopier
$1,000.00
 Apr 2017
Cranbourne Regional Uniting Church (Folk Uniting Night)
Event costs for performances held as part of Casey Winter Arts Festival
$900.00
 Apr 2017
Cranbourne South Primary School
Equipment for the Lego club
$996.00
 Apr 2017
Friends of Ermera
A laptop computer, external hard drive and printer
$950.00
 Apr 2017
Narre Warren Bowls Club
A coaching course for six participants
$600.00
 Apr 2017
Narre Warren North Foxes Netball Club
Coaches uniforms and water bottle holders
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
 Australian Wildlife Assistance, Rescue and Education (AWARE) Heat pads for wildlife rescue and rehabilitation $1,000.00
 May - July 2017  Backpacks 4 VIC Kids
Convex mirrors to reduce theft in op shop
$335.00
 May - July 2017
Berwick Neighbourhood Centre
A computer and software to support programs
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
Berwick Business Group
Berwick's Media Collective project
$750.00
 May - July 2017
 Casey City Church
A fridge/freezer for various activities
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
Casey Friends of Palestine
Eid Celebration on 9 July 2017
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
Dandenong City Soccer Club
Jackets for Casey team members for a tournament in Canberra
$500.00
 May - July 2017
Endeavour Sporting Club
To replace damaged soccer equipment
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
Fit to Drive Foundation Inc.
Two workshops for Year 11 students at St Peter's College Cranbourne
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
Giggles Cooking Group (auspiced by Vision Australia)
For cooking classes for visually impaired and blind people
$900.00
 May - July 2017
Hampton Park Tennis Club
Open Day
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
Indian Association Cardinia Casey
A talent show for young people
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
Kuki Airani Pa Metua (Cook Island Senior Citizens)
Public Liability Insurance
$550.00
 May - July 2017
Mental Health Foundation Australia
Mental Health Week launch in Casey
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
Narre North All Abilities Auskick
Football equipment
$1,000.00
 May - July 2017
Pearcedale Rural Fire Brigade
Wet Weather jackets
$968.00
 May - July 2017
Provenance Artists
Winter arts program workshops
$738.00
 May - July 2017
Singing Fish Old Students Association Inc.
An annual event gathering
$950.00
 May - July 2017
St Mina Hallam Scouts Group
A first aid course for 8 young people
$532.00
 May - July 2017
The Combined Probus Club of Berwick Inc.
Audio equipment
$400.00
 May - July 2017
Wellsprings for Women
Servicing of sewing machines
$900.00