Children’s Week Event Grants

Meerilinga Young Children’s Foundation through the Department of Local Government and Communities is providing small grants to encourage not for profit community organisations and local governments in regional and remote areas to be part of Children’s Week 2016.

Children’s Week is a National, annual event held during the fourth week in October right across Australia. This week is dedicated to celebrating children across our State and highlighting their achievements. It is an opportunity for the community to engage in a variety of activities that facilitate, support and encourage children and their families to celebrate, play and discover together

Grants of up to $2,000 (excl GST) will be available for local activities organised by one or more organisations with applications closing at 4:00pm on Friday 30 September 2016.

Further information and applications available on our Grants page.