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Sisters of Charity Foundation inviting Community Grants Program in Australia

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted September 4, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on September 29, 2019
Sisters of Charity Foundation logo
Sisters of Charity Foundation logo

The Sisters of Charity Foundation grants fund to hundreds of small organisations nationally that provide valuable community services to break down social isolation and alleviate the impact of poverty on individuals and families.

The Community Grants Program supports charities and organisations that help:
- Kids and young people at risk
- People suffering from poverty or disadvantage
- People with a lived experience of disability
- Elderly Australians
- Indigenous Australians
- Refugees and asylum seekers
- People experiencing homelessness
- People suffering from substance abuse and addiction
- People with a lived experience of incarceration.

Applicant organisation:
1. mission and operations, and the proposed program must be consistent with the application guidelines and must make a huge difference for those in need;
2. must demonstrate the knowledge and the expertise necessary to implement the program as well as the skills necessary for its sustainable and management.

Get Involved

Applicant organisations must be Australian not-for-profit and have Income Tax Exempt Charity (ITEC) status or Deductable Gift Recipient (DGR) Item 1 status.

September Grant Round closes on 30 September 2019.

For more information, please visit https://tinyurl.com/yyakv6yw

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Sep 04
Sep 04

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Jill Langhus
Sep 06
Sep 06

Thanks, Ana!