Past Recipients

Community Wellbeing


Amount Funded


Integricare supported Playgroups Northern Sydney


The Magic of Storytelling Playgroup

Probus Club of Putney-Tennyson Inc.


Probus Activities 2021/22

Social outings for retirees post-COVID.

AASHA Australia Foundation


Stay Well- Live Well

Activities for socially isolated seniors.

Australian Korean Art Therapy Association Inc.


Building Resilience for COVID-19

Art workshops and exhibition.

Australian Han In Saeng Myung Line Incorporated


Promote International Couple’s Happiness

Professional development for volunteers and couple’s workshop.

Link Housing Ltd


Ryde Community Greening Project

Community garden project in social housing complexes.

Phoenix House Youth Service



Establishing hubs in North Ryde for alternative education, training, enterprise skills for vulnerable young people.

Side-By-Side Advocacy


Access All Areas

Accessible information for people with an intellectual disability.

Stryder Inc.


Safe Front-Line Worker Training (volunteers and other team members).

Italo-Australian Seniors (auspice Stryder Inc.)


Italo-Australian Senior Citizens Group

Social support activities for seniors

Italian Leisure Group (auspice Sydney Community Services)


Italian Seniors Support Social Project

Social, educational and recreational activities for seniors.

Rotary Club of North Ryde


Seniors Christmas Lunch

Christmas lunch for frail and disabled seniors.



Amount Funded


Sydneysiders Express Harmony Chorus


2022 Open Night and Membership Drive

Free barbershop chorus concert and learn to sing in harmony workshops.

Christmas Carols in West Ryde

(auspice West Ryde Chamber of Commerce)


Christmas Carols ANZAC Park

Christian Community Aid


Jamming @ Eastwood Plaza

A street performance with students from local schools.

Rotary Club of Macquarie Park


Rotary Carols on the Common

Riverside Business Chamber


Putney Village Street Festival

Street festival showcasing businesses in Putney.

Rotary Club of Ryde


Ryde Rotary Midway Fair

Local community market.

North Ryde Christian Church

(auspice Combined Assemblies Properties Inc)


2021 Family Fun Day

Activity day for families in North Ryde.

Melrose Park Football Club


Street Football World Cup and Intercultural Community Festival

Arts and Creativity


Amount Funded


Message Community Church Inc. (Australian Korean Theatre Company)


Musical Production “You Are Special” in Korean language

Marty Bright


Ryde Comedy Club


Comedy workshops and stand-up performance.

Armenian Film Festival Australia Inc.


2021 Armenian Film Festival


Screening Armenian feature films, documentaries, animations, and short films.

Community Facilities and Equipment


Amount Funded

Project Name/ Description

Cerebral Palsy Alliance


Communication device for children and adults with a disability.

Ryde District Historical Society


Displaying our Past- District of Ryde

Showcase the cast collection of photos, documents and maps at Willandra House for local community members.

Girl Guides Association (NSW)


Eastwood Girl Guides

Community service and safety equipment upgrade.

Macquarie Community College


Connecting the Armenian Community

Refurbished devices for a project to build digital skills and connections in the Armenian community

Sport and Recreation


Amount Funded


Eastwood Ryde Netball Association


“Netta” Netball Program

For children 7-10 years of age that have progressed from beginners’ skills to learn to play the game.

Ample Abilities Inc.


Ryde Here Badminton

Badminton program for people with disabilities.

Ryde Eastwood Touch Association


One for the Kids

Program introducing touch football to children aged 4-10 years of age.

North Ryde Dockers Football Club


Come Try Event

Mid-season awareness and membership drive.

Gladesville Gymnastics Club


Gymnastics for All

Widening access to gymnastics programs for children with a disability.