Community Grants

Grants are made from the Barossa Region Community Foundation Public Fund, it is preferable but not essential, that the applicant must be a Charitable Organisation with Item 1 DGR and TCC status.

The amount available for individual grants is up to $5000.

How to apply

Who is eligible to apply?

  • Preferred but not essential, that Charitable organisations with Item 1 Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) and Tax Concession Charity (TCC) status whose projects are of benefit to the community of the Barossa and surrounding areas.
  • Individuals are not eligible.
  • Organisations that have previously received grant money from Foundation Barossa and have not fulfilled their obligations nor provided satisfactory project evaluation reports are not eligible.

Projects eligible for funding

Projects eligible for consideration must develop human resources within a DGR organisation or the community members that the DGR services and reflect the values and objectives of Foundation Barossa listed below:

  • Inclusiveness.
  • Change not charity.
  • Nurturing citizenship.
  • Capacity building from within.
  • Fostering and empowering self-sustainability;

and would contribute to at least one of Foundation Barossa’s areas of interest:

  • Heritage.
  • Community Development.
  • Environment.

Projects not eligible for funding:

  • Projects which are considered the responsibility of governments
  • Projects for private benefit
  • Projects for political purposes
  • Projects that have already commenced.

More Information

For further information, contact Annabelle Elton-Martin, Executive Officer on 0455 774 333.