Volunteer Grants - Successful Organisations

Legal Name Provider Name Location Provider / Activity Postcode Total Funding Organisation Description
ACT Chinese Women Cultural Association Incorporated ACT Chinese Women Cultural Association Incorporated WESTON 2611 $2,000.00 The Australian Capital Territory Chinese Women Cultural Association encourages the social inclusion of community members of Chinese descent. Volunteers organise educational and recreational initiatives, such as health seminars, providing information about women's and children's health as well as participating in the annual Multicultural Festival. The Women seek to enhance the wellbeing of individuals and their families through empowerment and the establishment of community support networks.
ACT Community Living Project ACT Community Living Project AINSLIE 2602 $5,000.00 The Australian Capital Territory Community Living Project is a community oriented organisation dedicated to providing vital information and services to those in the community with disability. Volunteers are the lifeblood of the Project, providing an invaluable advocacy service, coordinating the distribution of vital information and organising fundraising sausage sizzles. The organisation is an important resource for the community, fostering a greater sense of wellbeing amongst participants and creating a more inclusive and cohesive society.
ACT Companion Dog Club Incorporated ACT Companion Dog Club Incorporated SYMONSTON 2609 $4,000.00 Australian Capital Territory Companion Dog Club is a volunteer-based organisation that educates the public on responsible pet ownership. Volunteers host classes and social events to promote the benefits of obedient pets, and teach owners correct dog handling measures to minimise animal aggression. The Club fosters social inclusion by providing a welcoming, compassionate environment where community members can collaborate in support of animal welfare.
ACT Fencing Association Incorporated Engarde at MacKillop Fencing Club ISABELLA PLAINS 2905 $1,650.00 Engarde at MacKillop Fencing Club offers an instructive environment where community members can participate in the sport of fencing. Volunteers offer training courses for beginners and undertake refereeing duties to ensure a safe arena in which participants can develop their skills. The Club encourages community participation and provides regular social contact for players and their families, which supports a cohesive and welcoming sporting atmosphere.
ACT Fencing Association Incorporated Duel Fencing Club QUEANBEYAN 2620 $2,025.00 Duel Fencing Club Queanbeyan offers an instructive environment where community members can participate in the sport of fencing. Volunteers offer training courses for beginners and undertake equipment checking roles to ensure a safe arena in which participants can develop their skills. The Club encourages community participation and provides regular social contact for players and their families, which supports a cohesive and welcoming sporting atmosphere.
ACT Justices of the Peace Association Incorporated ACT Justices of the Peace Association Incorporated CANBERRA CITY 2601 $2,697.00 The ACT Justices of the Peace Association is a volunteer organisation that represents the interests of Canberra-based Justices of the Peace. Volunteers donate their time to promote and support the contributions of Justices of the Peace, who provide a range of legal-based services to benefit individuals and families. The Association provides a much-needed service by furthering the vital work of Justices of the Peace and enabling them to continue supporting the Canberra community.
ACT Showjumping Club ACT Showjumping Club CURTIN 2605 $1,850.00 ACT Showjumping Club is the key equestrian club for show jumping in the ACT for both social and competitive participants. Volunteers organise competitive activities, training days and clinics each month enabling local families to come together and socialise. The Club provides an avenue for social community interaction through the fun and healthy activities of horse sports.
ACT Torres Strait Islanders Corporation ACT Torres Strait Islanders Corporation THEODORE 2905 $2,000.00 ACT Torres Strait Islanders Corporation supports Torres Strait Islander community members in the Canberra region. Volunteers organise and participate in community events, including traditional musical and dance performances, and implement projects to promote community understanding and appreciation of Torres Strait Islander culture. The Corporation provides a valuable support network for the Torres Strait Islander community by promoting interaction, participation and social inclusion.
Activate Community Incorporated Activate Community Incorporated TORRENSVILLE 5031 $5,000.00 Activate Community is a community welfare organisation affiliated with Activate Church, based in the western suburbs of Adelaide. Volunteers serve the community in a number of ways, by facilitating regular social basketball and running a Community Care program providing transport, meals and companionship for elderly members of the community, those with disability, and new parents. The organisation aims to alleviate isolation, boost self-esteem and foster a sense of community connectedness.
ADDults with ADHD NSW Incorporated ADDults with ADHD NSW Incorporated NORTH RYDE 2113 $1,220.00 ADDults with ADHD (NSW) enriches the lives of adults with ADHD and their families.  Volunteers operate a telephone helpline, maintain a comprehensive library of education resources relating to ADHD and provide support and education for adults with the condition.  The organisation fosters social inclusion by assisting adults with ADHD to seek employment and engage with the community.

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