Festive grants now open in Nillumbik Shire

Nillumbik Shire is encouraging community groups and businesses to apply for this year’s Festive Grants program to help bring some festive cheer to Nillumbik.

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Nillumbik Shire is encouraging community groups and businesses to apply for this year’s Festive (Christmas) Grants program to help bring some festive cheer to Nillumbik.

Individual grants of up to $1000 are available from a total pool of $20,000 to support community run-events, activities and other projects across the municipality.

Apply for a grant by following this link: nillumbik.smartygrants.com.au/festive

The Festive Grants program is about showcasing the community’s ability to connect in different ways, create local interest, learn from each other and reach out to those in need.

Preference will be given to projects that align to at least one of the following themes:

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• Community goodwill

• Spirit of hope

• Supporting Shop Local

• Celebrating together in a different way.

Grant applications close midnight Sunday 8 November 2020 and will be assessed by a Festival Folk panel made up of representatives from traders associations, community and Council.

To find out more about the program and eligibility, please click here.

For more information, please contact Nillumbik’s Community Development Team on 0417 821 1539 or visit community@nillumbik.vic.gov.au.

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