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Community Grants Recipients

The following grants were allocated for the 2015-2016 round of City of Ryde Community Grants:

Sports and Recreation Community Grant Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

Eastwood Ryde Netball Association

Fitness, Fun & Skills

$3,500

Ryde Hunters Hill Netball Club

2016 / 2017 Netball Season

$1,250

Macquarie Combined Sports Club Incorporated - Macquarie Dragons FC

Training and skill building - female players and children 5-13

$3,500

Little Heroes Swim Academy Limited

Putney Heroes Program

$3,500

Wheelchair Sports NSW Incorporated

Weekly Wheelchair Fencing Program

$3,000

 

Total

$14,750

Seniors Grant Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

Italian Leisure Group

Social Events

$2,000

Putney Tennyson Probus Club Inc.

Social Outings

$2,000

Italian Womens Group Marsfield

Health Promotions Initiatives

$500

Korean Day Centre

Music in Life

$1,935

IWA Senior Group

Senior Care and Info

$1,500

Eastwood Chinese Senior Citizens Club

Healthy Ageing and Dieting with Fun

$2,000

Ryde Multicultural Centre Inc.

Informed Seniors 2016

$2,000

Macquarie Chapel Breakfast Club Breakfast Club $1,000 
Eastwood Ladies Probus Club Inc  Presentation Equipment to aid our Speaker Program  $1,050 
Probus Club Of Ryde  Subsidy For Transportation Costs  $2,000 
Italo-Australian Senior Citizens Group   Social Activities for Seniors  $2,000 
Probus Club of Gladesville and District  Transport Assistance  $2,000 
Eastwood-Epping branch of Country Women's Association of NSW   Promotional Leaflet  $1,500 

 

Total

$21,485

Capacity Building Grant – Event Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

Eastwood Patchwork Quilters Inc

Eastwood Patchwork Quilters Inc. 2017 Biennial Exhibition

$3,000

Reach Community Initiatives Incorporated

Christmas Eve Celebration

$3,000

Language Festival Association  Ryde Language Festival 2016 $1,000 
Rotary Club of Macquarie Park Incorporated - Light Up East Ryde Light Up East Ryde  $3,000 
Australian South Asia Forum Incorporated  South Asia Arts, Film and Literature (SAFAL) Festival  $2,000 
Rotary Club of North Ryde Inc.  Seniors Xmas Party  $1,000 
Ryde Community Forum  Moon Festival Celebrations/Pre-Aussie Day Luncheon  $3,500 

 

Total

$16,500

Capacity Building Grant – Emerging/Small Groups Category

Organisation

Organisation Support

Amount

Australian Korean Art Therapy Association Inc.

To develop life management skills for socio-financially disadvantaged Korean women.

$3,450

Artisans Ryde

 

Need financial assistance to meet operating expenses and support for governance to achieve their vision.

$3,500

Australia Han In Saeng Myung Line Inc

Need financial assistance to maintain the service and manage volunteers. Need support to develop governance structure and risks management.

$3,500

Ryde Hunters Hill Symphony Orchestra

Financial assistance until such time that the patronage grows to allow subscription tickets.

$3,500

Macquarie ADHD Parent Support Group Inc.  Aim to establish a website linking parents to other parent support groups and community organisations, and making the latest research and access to resources available online.  $3,410 
Neighbourhood Watch EW11, EW4, EW40 - RYDE NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH  Conducts awareness information stalls at City of Ryde festivals and sessions with local volunteers and service groups.  $2,000 

 

Total

$19,360

Capacity Building Grant – General Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

Ryde Business Forum Incorporated

Re-branding Ryde Business Forum (RBF) 

$3,500

Autism Community Network

Ryde Arts About Austism Club

$2,357

Kyds Youth Development Service Incorporated

Supporting KYDS Counselling Services

$3,240

Ryde Regional Radio Co-operative Limited  Radio Training Scholarships  $1,275 

 

Total

$10,372

Community Projects Grant Category

Organisation

Project Name

Amount

SydneySiders Express Inc

SydneySiders Express Men's Chorus

$2,611

Hunters Hill Ryde Community Services - Ryde Chinese Carers Support Group

'You You Club'

$3,000

Differently Abled People Association Incorporation (DAPA)

Community connect for People with disabilities and people with CALD background (PWD/CALD Talent Connect)

$3,000

Ivanhoe Estate Tenant Group Inc.

Footprints Project Ivanhoe Estate

$3,000

Settlement Services International

Afghan Women Wellbeing and Inclusion Project

$3,990

St Andrews Socio Religious Justice, Harmony of FITA Inc.

"Keep Ryde Beautiful & Clean Together"(Litter Less, Act for Local)

$2,000

2realise Inc.

2realise your career

$4,500

Sydney Korean Women's Association

"Helping Hands"

$2,000

Giant Steps Sydney

Waste Warriors - Environmental Education Project 

$1,000

Sydney Latin American Film Festival Inc.

Human Rights in Latin American Film Event

$2,000

Bawurra Foundation

Ryde Schools Project

$2,000

Royal Rehab

Return2Sport Cardio Tennis

$3,000

Hunters Hill Ryde Community Services - Korean Cockatoos

Out and About

$3,000

St John's North Ryde

ESL Program

$3,000

Taldumande Youth Services 

Intensive Family Support Program

$4,000

Macquarie Chapel Presbyterian Church

Macquarie Chapel Playtime

$2,000

Australian Korean Welfare Association

School Performance and Mental Health

$3,000

Indonesian Welfare Association (IWA)

Social activities for migrants

$2,000

Feng Huang Yuan Spiritual Cultivation Centre Inc

Eco Enzyme in Ryde

$1,600

 

Total

$48,701

 

Last updated on 26 July 2016