Volunteer Grants - Successful Organisations

Legal Name Provider Name Location Provider / Activity Postcode Total Funding Organisation Description
Yarrawonga-Mulwala Historical Society Incorprated Yarrawonga-Mulwala Historical Society Incorprated MULWALA 2647 $2,445.00 Yarrawonga Mulwala Historical Society operates The Yarrawonga Mulwala Pioneer Museum and aims to preserve the region’s history for the benefit of current and future generations. Volunteers serve the Society and the community in a variety of ways, such as welcoming visitors and groups, conducting informative tours of the museum, and advocating for the preservation of local historic buildings. The Society enhances local residents’ connection to the towns of Yarrawonga and Mulwala, promoting an integrated community through the celebration of shared heritage.
Yelarbon State School Yelarbon State School Parent and Citizens Association YELARBON 4388 $3,018.75 Yelarbon State School Parents and Citizens Association fosters the welfare of families and children within the school community. Volunteers are actively involved in a wide range of activities in the school, including running the tuckshop to provide children with nutritious meals and conducting fundraising initiatives to support school facilities and help build participation and inclusion within the community. The Association is an integral part of the school, enhancing the welfare and education of students for the benefit of the wider community.
Yeoval Progress Association Incorporated Yeoval Progress Association Incorporated YEOVAL 2868 $1,679.00 Yeoval Progress Association is a community group that encourages local residents to become involved in their community. Volunteers undertake a variety of tasks, working to maintain the community hall, and to write, publish and distribute a local paper. The Association and its volunteers ensure the continued vibrancy of a small town, and are the embodiment of community spirit.
Yeppoon Branch Little Athletics Incorporated Yeppoon Branch Little Athletics Incorporated YEPPOON 4703 $1,409.99 Little Athletics is a national organisation that promotes childhood health through regular physical activity. Volunteers from Yeppoon Branch provide an instructive, welcoming environment where children of all ages and backgrounds can participate in regular competitive and recreational events. The Branch fosters social inclusion by offering an enjoyable, informative forum where participants can make new friends and learn social skills, such as cooperation and tolerance.
Yetman Rural Fire Brigade Yetman Rural Fire Brigade YETMAN 2410 $1,700.00 Yetman Rural Fire Brigade is part of a network of volunteer fire fighters supporting their community during emergencies and times of need. Volunteers contribute in a number of ways, such as responding to bushfires, house fires and road accidents, participating in village events, and educating the community in fire safety awareness. The Brigade brings volunteers from different backgrounds and professions together to promote community safety and assist local residents in times of crisis.
YMCA Community Programming Limited Murray Marathon Committee of Management FAIRFIELD 3078 $5,000.00 Murray Marathon Committee of Management coordinates an annual flat water paddling event to raise funds for the improvement of the community. Volunteers undertake a wide range of activities, including manning checkpoints along the river, conducting fundraising initiatives and ensuring the safety of participants and crew. The Committee brings residents from all backgrounds to enjoy the event and build social and support networks, leading to a more integrated and inclusive community.
YMCA Junior Cricket YMCA Junior Cricket BUNDABERG 4670 $2,460.00 YMCA Junior Cricket provides an environment where youth and volunteers are encouraged to actively participate, develop skills and enjoy being part of a team environment. Volunteers perform administrative duties, promote the club to the wider Bundaberg community through local media networks, provide valuable coaching and managing services and assist with scoring at matches. By teaching participants about healthy lifestyles, team values and social interaction, the club continues to shape generations of engaged citizens.
YMCA of Central Australia Incorporated YMCA of Central Australia Incorporated ALICE SPRINGS 870 $1,850.00 YMCA of Central Australia is a not-for-profit organisation which aims to provide opportunities for all members of the community to grow and develop through the provision of quality programs and services. Volunteers support the YMCA’s activities in many ways, including staffing a fully-equipped health club, operating a climbing wall, and running programs catering to the needs of a range of disadvantaged and minority groups. By providing a welcoming and inclusive venue for physical activity, the YMCA fosters a culture of care and respect while enhancing community wellbeing.
YMCA Victoria Incorporated YMCA Victoria Incorporated KEILOR DOWNS 3038 $4,700.00 YMCA Victoria runs community based programs that are designed to benefit the community and its people. Volunteers assist youth in organising local events including cultural and hip hop dance, music concerts and festivals. The Association promotes the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility by fostering a cohesive and inclusive environment for positive community participation.
Yorketown Progress Association Incorporated Yorketown Progress Association Incorporated YORKETOWN 5576 $3,250.00 Yorketown Progress Association is a volunteer organisation focussed on improving the town and environs for local residents and visitors. Volunteers undertake a variety of tasks to support the town, working hard to maintain safe community spaces, raise funds for local projects, and organise community events such as Christmas Parties and Australia Day breakfasts. The Association is a positive force in the local area, promoting social inclusion and boosting community spirit.

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