Striving to make a difference in your local community but need a financial leg-up?
Budget Direct wants to help groups throughout Australia in their efforts to build happy and healthy neighbourhoods.
If your organisation is eligible, you can apply for a Budget Direct sponsorship of $1,000, $2,500 and $5,000.
Organisations who have been affected by COVID-19 or the recent bushfires are strongly encouraged to apply for up to $10,000.
Each year there are four rounds of sponsorship funding:
Organisations or associations that:
provide local or statewide community services
run community awareness and education programs
promote health and wellbeing (e.g. sports clubs)
advocate for road safety
provide emergency services
support in need or at-risk Australians
help build strong, vibrant communities.