Past Recipients

Round 2 | 2022

Comunity Wellbeing 

Organisation Amount Project
Sydney Community Services $15,000 Opportunities and activities for people living with a disability


Building active and connected culturally and linguistically diverse seniors in Ryde
Empowering Parents in Crisis $3,805 EPIC Connect- support for parents of teenagers
Ample Abilities Inc $4,000 Support for people with a disability to volunteer
Yimiri Ltd. $15,000 Community empowerment series
Young Artist World inc. $4,500 Healing life project- seminars and workshops for women
United Way Australia $4,800 Read + Create workshops for children and families
AASHA Foundation $2,500 Social wellbeing for seniors
Integricare $2,000 Supported playgroup- physical wellbeing project


Organisation Amount Project
Persian Association Sydney $15,000 Persian New Year- Nawruz
Armenian Film Festival $7,500 2023 Film Festival
Morling College Ltd. $4,000 Community Spring Fair Macquarie Park
Australian Yellow River Chorus $7,500 Yellow River Chorus Concert
Message Community Church Inc. $2,500 2023 K-Cultural Festival
Ryde Hunters Hill Flora and Fauna Preservation Society $1,600 Music on Mars- Afternoon concert at Field of Mars
North Ryde Christian Church $2,500 2022 Family Fun Day

Facilities and Equipment

Organisation Amount Project
1st North Ryde Scouts $5,000 New floor scout hall
Kevinwood Orchestra and Bells $499 Music stands
Eastwood Chinese Senior Citizens Club $5,000 Karaoke equipment

Arts and Creativity




Differently Abled People Association Inc.


DAPAs inclusion cultural exhibition- series of workshops and multicultural arts displays

Ryde Eisteddfod Inc.


Extension of front of house system

The Happy Hens Social Enterprise Inc.


Art to Connect- series of creative workshops and showcase at Eden Gardens

Sport and Recreation

Organisation Amount Project
Eastwood Ryde Netball Association $2,000 Coaching courses for beginners
Ryde Water Polo Club Inc. $4,680 Junior referee development program
Distinguished Citizens Society International of NSW $4,400 Double Tenth Basketball Championships

Small Grants

Organisation Amount Project
Sunnyfield $2,010 Social activities for people with an intellectual and physical disability
Sydney Korean Women’s Association $2,500 Helping hands- face to face and phone counselling
The Probus Club of Gladesville and District Inc. $2,500 Transport assistance for social club outings
Sydneysiders Express Harmony Chorus $2,500 Barbershop choir concert and workshops
Ryde District Historical Society $2,262 Preserving Our Past- preserving early Ryde documents

Venue Hire

Organisation Amount Project
Indonesian Welfare Association Inc. $1,200 Activities for seniors
Italo- Australian Senior Citizens Group $2,500 Activities for seniors