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Community Grants Programs

The City of Greater Dandenong provides financial assistance in the form of grants and donations to community groups and individuals for activities that will benefit local residents.

For an overview of Council’s community funding programs please see the table below.

If you require further assistance please contact Council's Community Funding Team on 8571 1432 or email

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 Funding Available




 To Apply 


Community Support Grants Program
Up to $20,000 for one-off projects, programs and events that will benefit the Greater Dandenong community.

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 Up to $20,000

 Open twice a year




Community Response Grants Program
Small grants for community groups and individuals to apply for to help them to achieve their goals and ambitions.


 Up to $1,000 for groups and $500 for Individuals

 Open all year



Further information

Contact: Community Funding Support Officers

Phone: 8571 1432


For program policies please refer to the Policies and Codes of Practice webpage.

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