Financial Assistance Grants (Round Two) now open

Published on 08 January 2018

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Applications are now open for Round Two of Devonport City Council’s 2017/2018 Community Financial Assistance Scheme.

Devonport City Council Mayor Steve Martin said, “Council’s Financial Assistance Scheme provides valuable financial support to help community groups, clubs and organisations deliver important projects and programs for the benefit of our residents”.

“Grants are now available for community groups and events, as well as donations to groups, organisations and individuals.”

“Council recognises the role that community groups, clubs and organisations play in helping achieve a healthier, stronger and more vibrant community.”

“Council is particularly keen to support activities based around community facilities, community development, cultural heritage, economic development, sport & recreation, healthy living, festivals and events.”

“Other financial assistance measures including grants towards travel costs for residents competing, performing or presenting on a national or international level are also available throughout the year.”

Applications for Round Two Grants close Wednesday 28 February 2018.

Full information, including details of how to apply, is available at www.devonport.tas.gov.au/financial-assistance.  

Any queries regarding Council’s Community Financial Assistance Scheme should be directed to Danielle O’Brien on 6424 0511 or email council@devonport.tas.gov.au.

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Janine Phillips, Media & Communication Officer

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