Community Grants are designed to assist in the establishment of projects, services and facilities in Maitland that foster community partnerships, promote access to community resources, and are deemed to benefit the community.
Applications for Community Grants 2019 open from Monday19 August and close Monday 30 September.
These grants covered four categories:
Projects, activities, and events that provide opportunities for residents to participate in a broad range of arts, culture and / or local history activities that enhance quality of life.
Projects, activities and events that meet an identified need for residents and foster opportunities for community participation and development.
Projects, activities and events that provide opportunities for residents to engage in leisure and recreational activities with the aim of improving health, fitness and quality of life.
Projects, activities or events that allow the community to connect and celebrate with one another, or, a temporary creative public initiative that encourages people to use underutilised spaces around the city.