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Gambling Community Benefit Fund Round 102 View Grant Back

$20,001 - $50,000

Grants between $500 and $35,000.

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Approximately $55 million per year, over five rounds.


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May cofund / Not specified

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Capital/infrastructure, Equipment, General, Project Startup

Indigenous Corporation, Nonprofit legal entity (inc. assn, company, coop. or trust), Unincorporated, auspiced, School, P&C Assn or P&F Assn, Local government

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Name Emails Phones
Gambling Community Benefit Fund cbf@justice.qld.gov.au
07 3247 4284

Provides funding to community groups and not-for-profit organisations in Queensland. An eligible organisation can submit one application per funding round provided it does not have an approved application from a previous funding round that has not been acquitted. They can also submit to a round if they have an application pending in the previous round, on which successful applications have not yet been announced.

Applicant organisations must: have not-for-profit objectives; be community based; and be registered with CBFU. They must be incorporated or registered by an Act of Parliament, OR sponsored by such an organisation, OR a local ambulance committee, rural fire brigade or State Emergency Service group applying as a sponsored organisation.

Grant writer fees; contingency costs; auspice fees; repayment of debts and loans; overseas travel costs; project management fees; gifts; and items purchased before an organisation is notified of an outcome in writing from CBFU. Unlikely to be funded: salaries and wages; administration expenses; rent and lease costs; consumable items; catering; purchase of equipment/service for an individual; funding for a staff or member social event; training not provided by a third party; and sponsorship.

See details and follow link for online applications at https://www.justice.qld.gov.au/corporate/initiatives/community-grants

Ashley Robinson OAM - Chair; Tony Condon; Andrew Costello; Deirdre Ford AM; Narelle Galloway; Bob Gordon; Monica James; The Hon Peter Lindsay OAM; Terrence Moore PSM; Michael Sarquis; Julie Strudwick.

Largely equipment and shared facilities - office, IT, sports etc.

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