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Community Grants Recipients

The following grants were allocated for the 2016-2017 round of City of Ryde Community Grants:

Sports and Recreation Community Grant Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

Eastwood Ryde Netball Association

"L" to play netball

$3,500

Gladesville Sharks Football Club

Coaching for Junior Players - Boys and Girls

$1,000

Putney Rangers Sports Club

Equipment and coaching aids

$3,327

Macquarie Combined Sports Club Incorporated

Equipment - non competitive football - skills development

$3,240

Eastwood St. Andrews Association Football Club Inc.

Community Inclusion Program

$2,000

Ryde Sports Foundation Ryde Sports Foundation Personal Development Scholarship $3,500 

 

Total

$16,567

Seniors Grant Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

Italian Leisure Group

Social Events

$2,000

Catholic Healthcare Limited

Special Art and Craft Day

$1,752

Italo-Australian Senior Citizens Group

Italo-Australian Senior Citizens Group

$2,000

Italian Womens Group Marsfield

Promotes Health Initiatives

$500

Indonesian Welfare Association Inc

2B Active Seniors

$2,000

Ryde Multicultural Centre Inc.

Active and Informed Seniors 2017

$2,000

Probus Club Of Ryde  Subsidise Transportation and Excursion Costs  $2,000 

 

Total

$12,252

Capacity Building Grant – Event Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

Reach Community Initiatives

Community Christmas Dinner

$3,000

Language Festival Association  Ryde Language Festival 2017 $1,000 
Rotary Club of North Ryde Inc.  Seniors Christmas Party  $1,250 
Macquarie Chapel Presbyterian Church Downtown Bethlehem  $2,700 
Rotary Club of Macquarie Park Inc Light Up East Ryde  $3,500 
Australian Asian Association of Bennelong and Eastwood Chinese Senior Citizens Club  2018 Harmony Soccer Tournament $1,000 
Eastwood Chinese Senior Citizens Inc Lunar New Year Celebration Luncheon (Year of Dog)  $1,000 
Sydney Latin American Film Festival Inc Human Rights in Latin America Film Festival  $2,000 

 

Total

$15,450

Capacity Building Grant – Emerging/Small Groups Category

Organisation

Organisation Support

Amount

Australia Han In Saeng Myung Line Inc. (Korean Life Line)

Need financial assistance to maintain counseling service by telephone for Korean speaking community.

$3,500

Differently Abled People Association Incorporated - Friends of DAPA The Friends of DAPA assist the organisation to develop a smartphone app that helps disabled people to be independent in Australia.  $3,500 
The Northern Centre - Together We Can It is a support group for single mums from Korean speaking background.  $3,500

 

Total

$10,500

Capacity Building Grant – General Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

Ryde Hunters Hill Community Transport Association Inc.

Future Capability Training 

$1,129

Artisans Ryde Inc.

Artisans Ryde Classes

$2,180

Australian Korean Art Therapy Association Inc.

Therapist Member Trainings

$2,850

SydneySiders Mens Barbershop Chorus Inc. SydneySiders Express Men's Chorus Open Night  $2,600 
Friends Of Lane Cove National Park  Capacity building, train the team leaders Friends of Lane Cove National Park  $3,480 
North Ryde Community Aid And Information Centre Inc  Timebanking  $3,500 
The Ryde Chinese Carers Support Group  Becoming the most supportive CALD Carers support group  $3,000 

 

Total

$18,739

Community Projects Grant Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

The Shepherd Centre - For Deaf Children

Ready Set Go - A School Readiness Program for Children from Ryde who are Deaf or Hearing Impaired

$3,400

Christian Community Aid - art4connection

art4connection Workshop

$2,500

The Northern Centre

Tuning into Kids

$4,952

St Andrews Socio Religious Justice, Harmony of FITA Inc.

Community Volunteering Training Project-Environment for Ryde Community

$2,000

Buddhist Compassion and Relief Tzu Chi Foundation 

Zero waste Ryde

$4,000

Sydney Korean Women's Association

Project Helping Hand

$2,000

Northside Community Forum Limited

Care Support training for DARTS Bus drivers and DARTS Volunteers 

$5,000

Armenian Relief Society Araz Chapter

Self-Sustainability

$2,500

Multicultural Integration Community Support  Old New Stories from abroad: A film project with aging immigrants  $3,300 

Taldumande Youth Services 

Intensive Family Support Program

$5,000

Feng Huang Yuan Spiritual Cultivation Centre Inc.

Restore Ways to Health and Wellness

$3,500

 

Total

$38,152

 

Last updated on 31 May 2017