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Community, Rural & Regional

Networks to Build Drought Resilience

Funder:  Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal

Grant Background: The Future Drought Fund’s Networks to Build Drought Resilience program provides agriculture-dependent communities across remote, rural, and regional Australia with the opportunity to access funds for a broad range of initiatives that benefit local communities to strengthen their resourcefulness, adaptability, and capacity to thrive.

The program is designed to build strong social connectedness, strengthen social capital, and support transformative activities that enable regional communities to be more prepared for, and resilient to, the impacts of drought.

$ Available: Up to $150 000.00.

Eligibility:   To apply, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicant organisation must be a not-for-profit organisation with an ABN or Incorporation Certificate.Organisations with or without DGR-1 endorsement are eligible. The proposed project must be for charitable purposes and offer clear public benefit.
  • Organisations can submit one application per grant round.
  • Projects must benefit communities in remote, rural, or regional Australia that are agriculture-dependent.

 Key Dates: Closes 5 July 2021.

For More Information or to Apply: CLICK HERE

Happy to chat if you need a hand with your application and please share this grant opportunity with anyone who may be interested. Good luck, Melanie

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