Past Recipients

Round 1 | 2023

Community Wellbeing
Organisation Amount Project

Parents of Deaf Children Inc.


The Hub Hangout- a supported space for deaf and hard of hearing children

AASHA Australia Foundation


Cancer Screening and Prevention Forum

The Salvation Army


Community Meals 2023- Meals to facilitate social engagement between neighbours in Link Wentworth residences

Taldumande Youth Services


Crisis response and community integration for victims and survivors of forced marriage

Sydney North Health Network


Sharing indigenous culture and stories in Ryde

Australian Association of Cancer Care


Information sessions for Korean speaking people and their guardians before entering a multicultural nursing home

The Men’s Table


Support for the creation of one new Men’s Table in Ryde- Social support group for men

Differently Abled People


Treasure hunt activity for the community using the DAPA “MMLink” app.

K-Culture Education-N-Training Centre Inc.


Healing, Harmony and Health Expo in Ryde

Hope Holistic Care Inc.


Mid-Autumn Festival and Lunar New Year Celebrations for seniors

Organisation Amount Project

Riverside Business Chamber


Putney Village Street Festival

Ryde Eisteddfod Committee Inc.


Ryde Eisteddfod Ensemble Events

Rotary Club of Macquarie Park


Rotary Carols on the Common

Ryde Indian Association


Diwali Fair- In the City of Ryde

Australian South Asia Forum Inc.


SAFAL Fest 2023- South Asian Film and Literary Festival

Rotary Club of Ryde Inc.


Ryde Rotary Market- community market day with performances and family activities

Melrose Park Football


Street Football World Cup and Intercultural Community Festival

Cozystage Inc.


Iranian Music Festival

Captivate Presbyterian Church


Christmas Carols in West Ryde

Ryde City Concert Band


Festive season concert band community performances

Korean Harmony Culture Group


Korean Karaoke Senior Festival 2023

Arts and Creativity
Organisation Amount Project

Korean Australian Traditional Art and Cultural Association Inc.


Music video production and exhibition- National Liberation Day of Korea

Ample Abilities Inc.


“Creability” – An art creativity project for people with disabilities

Sky J Theatre Inc.


Musical training workshops

Facilities and Equipment
Organisation Amount Project

Riding for the Disabled (NSW) Ryde Centre


CCTV installation at Ryde centre

Hunters Hill Ryde Men’s Shed


Purchase of a new industrial planer- “Thicknesser”

Eastwood Uniting Church Musical Society


Replacement/ upgrade of stage lighting console

The Northern Centre


Equipment upgrades for supported playgroup

Ryde Water Polo Club Inc.


Portable timing clock

Ebenezer Mission


Disability employment- purchase of a coffee carto assist people with a disability to learn employment skills

Sport and Recreation
Organisation Amount Project

Ryde Dragon Boat Club Inc.


Ryder’s Youth- Stronger Together: bringing local youth to a new activity

Eastwood Ryde Netball Association


Come and Try netball for 7-10 year olds

Ryde Saints United Football Club


Ryde Saints United Mini Coaching program

North West Sydney Football Club


Dads and Daughters Football Program- introducing women and girls to football

Small Grants
Organisation Amount Project

Armenian Relief Society Araz Chapter


Link local communities- Cultural exchange activities



CASS Multicultural Calligraphy Fair

Australian Association of Bennelong Inc.


Multicultural soccer tournament and performance

Eastwood Chinese Senior Citizens Club


Always Differently Abled People Concert- performance for seniors group