2016 Grant Recipients

South West Community Foundation – 2016 grants

Camperdown Pastoral & Agricultural Society
Little Miss Sunshine $3,969.50

Casterton Band
To become a member $2,814.30

Youth Wellbeing and Mentor Health Workshops Glenelg $2,400.00

Merino Progress Association
The Merino Bore Site Enhancement $1,190.00

Warrnambool and District Community Hospice
Community Workshops – “End of Life Preparations – The Essentials” $4,230.00

Warrnambool and District Pipes & Drums Inc
Uniform and equipment purchase $5,000.00

Western Victoria Jazz Productions
Port Fairy Jazz Festival $5,000.00

TOTAL: $24,603.80


Alvie and District Kindergarten
Climbing for Community $3,000.00

Barwon Child Youth & Family
Bringing the Natural Back $2,500.00

Colac & District Historical Society
Reprint of “A Further History of Colac
1830s-1930s” by Isaac Hebb $1,000.00

Eurack Recreation Centre
Publication of the Book Eurack
Avenue of Honour $500.00

Colac and District Community Food Share
Food to Family Program $3,350.00

SES Colac
SES Mobility Trailer $4,523.00

TOTAL $14,873.00


Beyond the Bell
Local Activities South West $5,000.00

Friends of St Brigid’s Association
Hall Curtains for Crossley $2,652.80

Kirkstall CFA
Defibrillator $2,896.00

Kirkstall Recreation Reserve
Cooking Up Community $4,400.00

Koroit and District Historical Society
Photographic Wallpaper $750.00

Koroit Kinder
Signage Metal Art $740.00

Hawkesdale & District Family Service
Reviving Language to research our future $3,500.00

Moyne Health Services
Moyne’s Great Plate $5,000.00

Leadership Great South Coast
Leadership Great South Coast Scholarship $3,500.00

South West Healthcare
Regional Palliative Care Service Carer Support Program Warrnambool $3,987.50

St Patrick’s Primary School Koroit
Soundwave $4,939.00

Port Fairy Life Saving Club
Education and training room for volunteer surf lifesavers Port Fairy $5,000.00

TOTAL $42,365.30


Blue Whale Study
Marine Science Youth Mentoring Program $5,000.00

Disabled Surfers Association GSC
2016/17 Start Up Program $5,000.00

Realise Enterprise Tasty Plate
Food Trailer $5,000.00

Warrnambool and District Foodshare
Essential Staple Foods Guarantee to Needy Families $5,000.00

Warrnambool and District Historical Society
Purchase equipment for historical preservation $5,000.00

Warrnambool Clontarf Academy
Clontarf Bootcamp Fitness Session $3,500.00

Warrnambool East Primary School
True Grit $3,000.00

Wings of Hope
Distribution of Red Chocolate Elephant Books to Schools in South West Region $4,000.00

Ex Libris Port Fairy Book Fair Inc
Wind of Change Story Writing Competition Auspice – Brophy Family and Youth Services $5,000.00

Friends of Griffith Island
Spectacular Shearwater Sculpture Auspice – Moyne Health Services $5,000.00

Friends of the Warrnambool Botanic Gardens
Germinating a Space: 150th Anniversary Commemorative Art Project Auspice – Warrnambool Art Gallery $5,000.00

South West Victorian SEAL
Adult Literacy Support Auspice – Brophy Family and Youth Services $1,100.00

South West Victorian SEAL
Community Kitchen Cooking Club Auspice – Brophy Family and Youth Services $1,100.00

Warrnambool Symphony Orchestra
Planning for the Future Warrnambool Auspice – Warrnambool Art Gallery $1,500.00

TOTAL $54,200.00


Beyond the Bell
Valuing Education $5,000.00

I CAN Network
I CAN South West Regional Pilot Program $5,000.00

Warrnambool Neighbourhood House
Lean On Me $4,000.00

TOTAL $14,000.00

TOTAL 2016 GRANTS FUNDED: $150,042.10