Community Grants Recipients

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

Community Capacity Building grants

Organisation
Project
Amount 
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

Individual
Fellowship Purpose
Amount
Ms Shireen Taweel Copper transmissions $20,000.00

creative skills development

Full Name
Amount
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

Organisation
Project
Amount
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

Organisation
Project
Amount
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

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