Community partnership grants

Supports established, not for profit organisations with a proven track record in the provision of quality programs and services in Darebin. 

Are you an established, not for profit organisation with a proven track record in the provision of quality programs and services in Darebin?

The Community Partnership Grant supports the following:

  • Programs and services that improve the wellbeing, inclusion and participation of Darebin's diverse communities.
  • Projects that are consistent with the aims of the Council Plan 2021—2025
  • Projects that address local priorities through new, innovative and creative approaches
  • Active participation of Darebin residents, especially those who have been identified as 'at risk' of exclusion. This can include, but is not limited to, people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds, women and girls, young people, older adults, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities, people with disability, people experiencing or at risk of homelessness, low income earners, recently arrived migrants, refugees and people seeking asylum, people who identify as LGBTIQ+

Successful applicants will receive approved funding, up to the maximum grant value, each year for 2.5 years.

Grant categories

There are four grant categories available for applications:

Grant Available funding
Equity, Inclusion and Wellbeing
up to $50,000 per year
Key Cultural Organisations
up to $8,000 per year
Environment and Sustainability
up to$40,000 per year
Youth Projects
up to $25,000 per year

Applications for the 2022/2025 Darebin Community Partnership Grants Program closed on Sunday 13 November 2022.

More information

Community Grants officer
Phone 03 8470 8504