Coffs Harbour City Council
is offering a FREE Grant Writing Workshop to help community groups or
not-for-profit organisations access and secure funding for their projects.
The workshop will take place
on Tuesday April 5, 2016 from 3-4pm
at the Coffs Harbour City Council Chambers.
Topics covered will include:
Identifying potential grant sources
The requirements of a grant application
How to write a successful grant application
Acquittal of your Grant
Building relationships with funding bodies
Council staff will also be
available to answer any general funding questions.
Following this workshop
Council will provide specific information on applying for the 2016/17 Community
Capital Infrastructure Grant Program, which opens Monday April 4, 2016.
Council has made available
$300,000 for this program to assist not-for-profits and voluntary community
organisations undertake capital projects that enhance the economic, social and
environmental wellbeing of the local community.
Organisations thinking of
applying for funding under the Community Capital Infrastructure Grant Program
should attend the second workshop session on Tuesday April 5, 2016 from 4-5pm where they will learn how to
address key criteria, and what Council can do to assist with applications.
Past recipients of the
Community Capital Infrastructure Grant Program have included; Woolgoolga
Netball Courts, Coffs Harbour Regional Conservatorium of Music (seating for a
performance space), Sawtell Toormina Sports and Recreation (Awning to front of
Rugby Club), Englands Park Tennis (refurbishment of amenities), & Sawtell
BMX Club (BMX Track upgrade including asphalting of berms).
further information about these workshops or to book please contact Heather Reid
at Coffs Harbour City Council on 02 6648 4281.