The Community Enterprise Foundation in partnership with Lendlease are providing community organisations with grants from $20,000 to $100,000 to deliver projects and programs that increase the availability of safe, appropriate housing, increase in number of pathways to education and employment, increase participation in the community and support the wellbeing of housing recipients.
An eligible organisation must be a registered ABN (not individual or sole trader), endorsement as a Deductable Gift Recipient (DGR) Item 1 or Tax Concession Charity (TCC) by the Australian Tax Office.
The Community Enterprise Foundation are looking to fund partnerships that are collaborative and will:
- Require a grant contribution that will be used to increase the supply of accommodation for individuals or families experiencing homelessness or housing stress
- Provide the opportunity for Lendlease staff to volunteer their skills and expertise
- Offer wrap around services that facilitate skills, training and employment opportunities for the individuals housed
Applications open 3 August 2020 and close 28 August 2020.