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WA Department of Local Government & Communities - Community Gardens Grants View Grant Back

$5,001 - $10,000

Up to $10,000

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Applications close at 4:00PM on the closing date.

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May cofund / Not specified

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Nonprofit legal entity (inc. assn, company, coop. or trust), Unincorporated, auspiced, Local government

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Name Emails Phones
Jackie Black grants@communities.wa.gov.au
08 6552 9060

To assist with the establishment or development of community gardens in local communities. Ie: garden feasibility, planning and design; development of policies and manuals; training and other events at the garden; community engagement; advertising and promotion; building the capacity of the community garden sector and volunteers; evaluation of the garden and its programs; infrastructure; consumable items.

Open to: incorporated not-for-profit community organisation; local government authorities; an unincorporated organisation or community group, applying through the auspice of an incorporated body or a local government authority.

An unincorporated organisation without an auspicing arrangement; a federal or state government agency; an individual; a commercial for-profit organisation; an organisation located within the Indian Ocean Territories. Ongoing operational costs; interstate and overseas travel; projects that duplicate an existing project; projects that are typically funded through other sources; purchase of prizes or gifts; projects that could be delivered as part of the agreed services under a current agreement the organisation has with the Department of Communities.

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Victoria Park Community Garden Association Inc. - $5,000 - to enhance the quality of their existing garden paths so that it can be better accessed by garden users in wheelchairs; City of Gosnells - $20,000 - to establish a community garden where people can come together, grow their own food, learn new skills and meet like-minded people.

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