February 3, 2017:
The intention of this funding program is to provide assistance to not-for-profit organisations based within the South Burnett Regional Council area that increase the number of South Burnett residents engaged in physical and/or healthy programs and activities.
This funding program is competitive and applications will be assessed on merit.
All successful applications must be able to provide participant improvement survey data in the acquittal report. The funding program will provide sponsorship for individual projects and activities of up to $2,000.
Council does not support 100% of any activity with 60% being the maximum percentage able to be funded.
The first round of funding offered under this program for 2016/17 opened on Wednesday 1 February 2017
and closes on Tuesday 28 February 2017
Application forms and information regarding the policy can be downloaded from Council’s website
or obtained from Council’s Customer Service Centres.
Examples of eligible programs include weight loss programs, coaching courses,
beginner programs (i.e. running, swimming, softball), healthy eating awareness / cooking programs, prevention programs (i.e. diabetes) and similar community health-related activities.
For further information contact Council’s Community Development/Grants Officer, Kimberley Donohue on (07) 4189 9100.