Community Arts and Cultural Development Grants

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Community Arts and Cultural Development Grants

Community Arts Grants

The Arts and Cultural Development Grant Programme offers grants of between $2,000 and $5,000 to community groups, to support the enjoyment of a rich cultural life within the Coffs Harbour region.  Projects seeking funding should have a strong community benefit and be inclusive of all people across the community.

The total funding for the programme is $35,000. Applications are usually taken between March and May.

In 2017/18 a diverse range of activities were supported.

The sucessful 2017/18 grant-winners were:

  • Arts Mid North Coast on behalf of Coffs Connection & Community and LGBTIQ Coffs Connection and Community – $3,000
  • Coffs Harbour Arts Group – $3,513
  • Coffs Harbour City Orchestra – $2,600
  • Warrina Domestic and Family Violence Specialist Services on behalf of Heart and Soul Foundation – $2,900
  • Arts Mid North Coast on behalf of Screenwave – $2,500
  • STARTTS (NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors) – $3,510
  • Toormina High School – $3,500
  • Australian Red Cross on behalf of Uko Ono – $4,500
  • Mid Coast Communities on behalf of Women of the World (WOW) – $4,000
  • Woolgoolga Chamber of Commerce on behalf of Curryfest – $2,000
  • Bellingen Readers and Writers Festival – $2,977