Community Grants Recipients

The following organisations and individuals were recipients of community grants in 2018.

Community Capacity Building grants

ACON Health auspicing Parramatta Queer Forum Western Sydney Pride Football Tournament $5,000.00
Affordable Community Housing Limited - Evolve Housing for Youth EHY Interactive Online Capacity Building  Living Skills Development and Training Program $10,000.00
Autism Community Network Cooking Club Life Skills $10,000.00
Blacktown and Mount Druitt Hospitals Better Foundation auspicing Western Sydney Dementia Strategy Implementation Group Western Sydney Dementia Forum $5,000.00
CareFlight Limited CareFlight MediSim Trauma Care Workshops, Westmead $4,280.00
Christian Community Aid Service Inc. Parra  Pride - LGBTIQ Youth Art $10,000.00
Creating Chances Creating Capacity - Youth Development for peer mentoring $10,000.00
Cumberland Women's Health Centre Resourcing the Future $10,000.00
Harris Park Community Centre Inc Cleaner and Greener Community Gardeners $7,340.00
Hills Community Aid and Information Services Inc YSUP (Young and Skilled Up) Phase 2 $10,000.00
Indian (Sub-Cont) Crisis & Support Agency Chat n Chai $9,850.59
Jesuit Refugee Service Refugee Voices $10,000.00
Macquarie Community College auspicing Carlingford Morning Tea Clubs Senior's Weekly Morning Teas Community Clubs Mail Out Invitation $2,000.00
Open Local auspicing ShoutOut! Youth Mental Health ShoutOut! an open mic conversation on youth mental health $2,750.00
Parramatta Mission Camping Trip for Youth SHS (Specialist Homelessness Services) $9,000.00
Playgroup NSW Inc. Community Play Dates $9,680.00
Roselea Football Club Increased participation of girls and women in football $5,000.00
Rydalmere Public School Parents Association Tackling Obesity $5,000.00
Survivors & Mates Support Network SAMSN Supporters Workshop $4,620.00
Sydney BMX Club New bikes and protective equipment $3,165.00
Sydney Story Factory Write About Now - After School Creative Writing at Sydney Story Factory Parramatta $10,000.00
Symphony For Life Foundation PWCO People & Purpose Project $10,000.00
Taste Cultural Food Tours Parramatta's Cultural Ambassador Program $10,000.00
The Scout Association of Australia (NSW Branch) auspicing 1st Ermington Scout Group Scouts Rock $5,000.00
The Scout Association of Australia, New South Wales Branch Cumberland Gang Show $1,450.00
The Top Blokes Foundation Parramatta High School - Junior Top Blokes Program $10,000.00
The Twenty10 Association OutWest is Best $10,000.00
Western Sydney Homeless Connect Westen Sydney Homeless Connect $5,000.00
Western Sydney University auspicing NSW LGBTIQ Domestic & Family Violence Interagency LGBTIQ related family violence in CALD communities of Western Sydney $10,000.00

Creative Fellowship Fund

Fellowship Purpose
Ms Shireen Taweel Copper transmissions $20,000.00

creative skills development

Full Name
Mr Vaughan O'Connor $10,000.00
Ms Yana Taylor $10,000.00
Ms Emily Parsons-Lord $10,000.00
Mr Michael K. Chin $10,000.00

Creative Project Leveraging fund

FORM Dance Projects Western Sydney and South Coast Young Performers Exchange Project $20,000.00
Information and Cultural Exchange (I.C.E.) LDY-RUN : MRI $16,360.00
Nautanki Theatre Inc Curry Kings of Parramatta $12,870.00
Symphony For Life Foundation Parramatta West Children's Orchestra $20,000.00

Cultural Heritage and stories Research Fund

Bankstown Youth Development Service Inc Stories of Strength Parramatta $3,200.00
Information and Cultural Exchange (I.C.E.) Burramatta: Found in Translation $5,000.00
Sydney Review of Books Writing Parramatta $2,400.00

Growing Social Enterprise in Parramatta

Addventageous Get Riding @ Work $22,000.00
Fitted for Work Limited SheWorks $22,294.00