Funding Available for Sporting Clubs
Friday 16th December 2016
Sporting groups and organisations in the Murray Plains Electorate can benefit from the Round Two of the Sporting Clubs Grants Program which is now open.
Leader of The Nationals and Member for Murray Plains Peter Walsh said the fund will allow sporting clubs to update their equipment, train their volunteers and improve their operational effectiveness.
“Grant streams like this offer a great opportunity for clubs and associations to purchase new equipment and help improve their overall capabilities,” Mr Walsh said.
Funding is available under the following categories
Uniforms or Equipment
Grants of up to $1,000 to purchase uniforms or other equipment essential for participation
Grants of up to $2,000 to improve the skills of club members by providing training for coaches, officials, administration staff and management committees
Club Operation Capacity
Grants of up to $5,000 to improve the operational effectiveness and efficiency of clubs through strategic planning or, to increase community participation through accessible sport and active recreation opportunities.
For more information about the grants you can visit www.sport.vic.gov.au/grants-and-programs/sporting-club-grants-program
Applications are now open and will close on the 15 February 2017.