Grant Statistics

FY 2018 Grants Program

In the 2018 Financial year, the Foundation made grants in the following areas through its open application process.

Category Total Number of Grant Applications Total Number of Recipient Grants Total Value of Recipient Grants Awarded
Children & Youth  70  17  $480,500
Medical Research  23  6*  $591,000**
Community  61  32  $477,854

Note: *Two of these grants were funded by The Marian and E.H. Flack Trust.  **These include multi-year grants in total: $220,000 – 2017/18, $371,000 2016/17

The Jack Brockhoff Child Health & Wellbeing Program received $550,000 being the amount distributed to the program in 2017/2018.

The Foundation is also a proud supporter each year of the Churchill Fellowships scheme, funding two fellowships.

The total amount distributed this year was $2,144,363.

Children & Youth Grant Round – May 2018

  • Abuse Prevention 6%
  • Arts Services 4%
  • Community Recreation 6%
  • Family Services 41%
  • Education 27%
  • Shelter and Residential Care 16%

Community Grant Round – November 2017

  • Arts Services 4%
  • Basic and emergency aid 25%
  • Business and industry 4%
  • Community Development 3%
  • Economic Development 6%
  • Family Services 17%
  • Financial services 3%
  • In-patient medical care 3%
  • Mental healthcare 5%
  • Personal Services 4%
  • Rehabilitation 8%
  • Shelter and Residential Care 5%
  • Volunteerism 10%
  • Youth Development 1%