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Got a project that needs funding? Find out if your program or initiative is eligible.

To be eligible for funding you must be:

  • Endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office as a Type 1 Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR);
  • Endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office as a Tax Concession Charity (TCC);
  • Registered with the Australian Charities and Not-For-Profit Commission;
  • A not-for-profit organisation which is charitable at law; and
  • A legal entity such as an incorporated association or corporation.

You can check your DGR and TCC status by going to the Australian Government’s Australian Business Register website at www.abr.business.gov.au

If you are unsure if your organisation is eligible, please contact the Charitable Foundation on 02 4927 4217.

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Eligibility criteria

Funding Eligibility Criteria

Where did the grants go?

  • young people 22% Improved life outcomes for young people through early intervention, education, remediation and mentoring
  • social outcomes 43% Better social wellbeing outcomes through training, education and networking
  • health and wellbeing 35% Better health outcomes through education, awareness, research, equipment or resources
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