Support community funding programs for South West Victoria

Including  communities like Colac, Camperdown, Terang, Warrnambool, Port Fairy, Portland, Hamilton.

The South West Community Foundation plays a pivotal role in developing the strength, resilience and capability of the South West Victorian community. There are many ways you can be a part of this important initiative to effect change from the ground up.

Friend of the Foundation

Any person who pledges to make regular donations to the Foundation – regardless of size – is considered a Friend of the Foundation. Friends may also include workplace giving participants and other donors who contribute at least annually.

Benefits of being a Friend of the Foundation:

  • Inclusion on the Foundation’s email list
  • Invitations to relevant Foundation functions and events
  • Acknowledgement on the Foundation’s website.

‘From the Ground Up’ Donor

This is an excellent option for anyone new to corporate philanthropy. Becoming a ‘From the Ground Up’ Donor is as easy as donating a minimum of $1,000 and pledging to donate at least $200 each year.

Benefits of being a ‘From the Ground Up’ Donor:

  • Acknowledgement in the Foundation’s Annual Report
  • Inclusion on the Foundation’s email list
  • Invitations to relevant Foundation functions and events
  • Acknowledgement on the Foundation’s website.

Sponsor

The South West Community Foundation seeks support from a range of organisations or individuals to provide either financial or in-kind contributions to aid the administration and operation of the Foundation. Such contributions are regarded as non tax-deductible contributions.

Benefits of sponsorship:

  • You will be playing an important role in encouraging and sustaining community philanthropy
  • Inclusion of your name or business logo in the Foundation’s Annual Report
  • Inclusion of your name or business logo on the Foundation website
  • Inclusion on the Foundation’s email list
  • Invitations to Foundation events.

View the current Foundation Sponsors here. The Foundation and its Directors are happy to answer all your questions as you consider how you can best become a part of this exciting initiative.