Community grants


Applications Open: 5 July 2021 

Applications Close: 27 August 2021 

Maximum Value: $10,000

Community grants provide an opportunity for the groups and individuals to build the capacity and wellbeing of Town of Victoria Park community. The objectives of a community grant align with the Town's Strategic Community Plan. Specifically, a community grant should promote sustainable, connected, safe, and diverse places for everyone. 

The aims of the Town's community grants program are to:

  • complement and achieve the Town of Victoria Park's strategic objectives;
  • Provide financial assistance to the community to develop and implement projects, activities and programs that enhance the wellbeing of the community;
  • strengthen local community capacity and cohesion through capitalising on the strengths and abilities of the community to effectively identify its own needs and to plan, develop and implement innovative solutions;
  • facilitiate fair, transparent and equitable distribution of community resources and programs through the Town; and
  • increase participation and accessibility to a range of quality and innovative programs and activities for the residents of the Town. 


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Successful community grant recipients for 2020-21 Vic Park Funding Round:

Grant recipients

Organisation name



Burswood Peninsula NHW and Residents  Association $3,560 Burswood Peninsula NHW and Residents Association Community Fiesta
Friends of Jirdarup Bushland $1,903 2021 Jirdarup Walk and Talk Program 
Kid's Camp Incorporated $5,800 Cahoots Family Day 
Lathlain-Carlisle Playgroup Incorporated $10,000 Lathlain-Carlisle Playgroup Activate Nature Play Upgrade
Lathlain Primary School Parents and Citizens  Association $4,900 Community Christmas Event 
Victoria Park Community Garden Association Incorporated $1,815 Community Educational Material - Cookbook 
Victoria Park Men's Shed Incorporated  $1,000 Shed Patio Extension
The Haven  $1,000 Provision of a Christmas lunch for 2020
The Haven  $5,000 Provision of regular meals for people in need