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Grants From Australian Government Department of Social Services

Volunteer Grants

Australian Government Department of Social Services

Grants are to support the ongoing delivery of services or one-off projects and activities to encourage,
support and increase participation in volunteering.
 
The purpose of the grants is to:

  • provide support and recognition for volunteers

  • maximise and promote volunteering participation, including opportunities to increase the
    diversity of volunteers and the ways in which people volunteer

  • maximise opportunities for volunteering to provide pathways to other forms of social and
    economic participation

  • support the development of a volunteering sector that is responsive to emerging trends and
    issues

  • encourage/maximise leadership, mentoring and volunteering activity
  • provide on-the-ground support and information for volunteers and volunteer-using organisations
    in locations where there is identified need

  • provide access to the resources and support volunteers and volunteer using organisations
    need to operate effectively and efficiently, and

  • build effective volunteering practices and opportunities within organisations and communities.

 
For more information please visit www.dss.gov.au Read more

  • Closing: TBA
  • Categories: All Artforms / General
  • Open To: Organisations