Groups receive community grants

Posted Monday 04 September 2017

Twenty eight community groups have received a welcome boost to their programs and services through the presentation of community grants by Mosman Council.

The grants, totalling more than $57,000, and generally up to $2,000 each, are provided as part of Council’s 2017/18 Community Grants program that assists non-profit community groups deliver projects that meet identified community needs.

The grants have been awarded for a range of projects, including digitisation of historical resources; contributing to the refurbishment of the Wishing Well at Balmoral; providing a greenhouse and watering system at Mackie Lane Community Garden; and assisting Life Education programs in local schools.

The successful groups for 2017/18 are:

  • Girl Guides NSW & ACT – Mosman (Guide Hall Refurbishment)
  • Mosman Community College (History of Mosman Community College)
  • Mosman Croquet Club (G-Dax Sprayer)
  • Balmoral Sailing Club (Replacement of Roof Sheeting)
  • Taldumande Youth Services (Recreation & Social Engagement)
  • Mosman Parks & Bushland Association (Training for Archiving Records)
  • Change Creators Inc. (One Million Coffee Cups)
  • Mosman Netball Club (Professional Netballers Clinic)
  • Balmoral Triathlon Club (Junior Triathlon Program)
  • 1st Clifton Gardens Sea Scouts (Stand Up Paddle Board Acquisition)
  • Mosman RSL Sub Branch (Anzac Day Dawn Service 2018)
  • The Barn Quilters (Barn Quilters Quilt Show 2017)
  • Mosman Historical Society (Mosman Mail Digitisation Project)
  • Mosman Lawn Tennis Club (Clubhouse Flooring)
  • Rotary Club of Mosman (Wishing Well at Balmoral Maintenance)
  • Ezyswim Swimming Club, Mosman (Automated Starting & Timing System)
  • Mosman Symphony Orchestra (Mosman Symphony Orchestra 2017-18)
  • Lower North Shore Domestic Violence Network (DV Awareness Campaign – Coasters)
  • Spit Swimming Club (PB Wireless Timing System)
  • Crows Nest Centre Computer Club (3D Printing & Timing System)
  • The Shepherd Centre (Confident ClassMATE Program)
  • Life Education NSW (Towing Life Education Learning Centre)
  • 1st Balmoral Sea Scouts (Infrastructure Upgrade 2017)
  • St Clements Church (Carols at the Rotunda 2017)
  • Mosman Musical Society (Show & Cabaret Season 2017-18)
  • Mosman Music Club (Mosman Concert Series)
  • Mosman Community Gardeners (Greenhouse with Watering System)
  • St Lukes Mosman Music Association Inc (Eisteddfod & Music Concert)