Greater Bank's Greater Charitable Foundation funds practical, life-changing initiatives which directly support families and communities. Applicants may apply for a minimum grant allocation of $30,000 (available for 12 months) and up to a maximum of $250,000 (allocated across a period of up to three years) for individual projects per funding round.
The Greater Charitable Foundation can only fund Deductible Gift Recipients (DGR).
Health and Wellbeing Initiatives
a) Practical Interventions aimed at supporting children living with a serious illness or injury to continue their education and learning (i.e., current partner Ronald McDonald Learning Program);
b) Research-informed services designed to maximise a baby’s developmental outcomes (i.e., current partner Cerebral Palsy Alliance’s Early Response Therapy program)
Education, Employment and Training Initiatives
a) Programs aimed at increasing educators’ knowledge, expertise and understanding (i.e., current partner KidsXpress Newcastle/Hunter Trauma-Informed Training and Education program)
b) Activities designed to enhance skills and optimise language and learning outcomes (i.e., current partner The Australian Literacy & Numeracy Foundation Taree)
Applications open: 6 March 2020
Applications close: 3 April 2020