Council strongly encourages community groups to attend an information session or contact Council Funding Officers to discuss applications particularly as Council will now be moving to a new online application process.
Round 2 for 2017 will open on Monday 10 July 2017 and close 5pm Friday 18 August 2017.
Council will run information sessions on the Community Support Grants Program to assist with the application process:
Tuesday 25 July, 6pm–7.30pm: Level 2 Meeting Rooms, Dandenong Civic Centre 225 Lonsdale Street Dandenong
Thursday 27 July, 10.30am–12pm: Level 2 Meeting Rooms. Dandenong Civic Centre 225 Lonsdale Street Dandenong
Tuesday 1 August, 10am-11.30am: Meeting Rooms 1 and 2, Springvale Council Offices 397-405 Springvale Road Springvale
Wednesday 2 August, 10.30am–12pm: Function Room 2, Paddy O’Donoghue Centre 18-32 Buckley Street Noble Park
Information sessions, run by Council staff, and hosted by community agencies are:
Thursday 27 July 2017, 9.30am-11am: Hosted by Noble Park Community Centre, Memorial Drive, Noble Park
Friday 28 July 2017, 1.30pm-3.30pm: Hosted by Springvale Neighbourhood House, 46-50 Queens Ave, Springvale
A specialised session is also available for those who require computer assistance:
Tuesday 1 August 2017, 1.30pm-3pm: Hosted by Keysborough Learning Centre, 402 Corrigan Road, Keysborough
Additional sessions may be held at other facilities. For more details on available information sessions and their focus, please see the Community Funding webpage on Council’s website. All Community Support Grants Program documents are available online and in hard copy from Council Customer Service Centres, libraries, neighbourhood houses and community centres.
Please contact Council’s Community Funding Team on 8571 1432 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.