The Resilience Grants have closed for 2019-2020. The City would like to thank the following grant recipients for their contribution to the Canning community to help address the social impact of COVID-19. 

Seventy applications were received over 3 weeks to the Resilience Grant, with many more applications received than could be supported. The activities below were awarded grant funds to build the Canning community’s resilience and connectedness though support for community networks and business and community led initiatives, helping to alleviate the impact of COVID-19.

 Digital Resilience Grant

Applicant Activity Grant
inc GST
Indian Society of WA Website development and social media $2,500
Beananing Kwuurt Institute Web development and laptop to conduct activities online for people suffering with mental health issues $2,500
Bentley Baptist Church Digital camera and I pad to support online activities $2,496
Empower2free Youth Resilience program $2,500
Richmond Wellbeing - Hearing Voices Network The Hearing Voices Network project
Website development $1,100
Kangatraining Online classes $1,412
Multicultural Communities Council of WA Website upgrade and tablet to support Emergency Relief clients $2,266
Platinum Community Taekwon-Do Inc Taekwon-Do 4 week online program $2,177
Bluebell Family Kitchen IT equipment to offer online nutritional information $2,457
Fusion Student Household Service IT equipment to support online activities $2,400
Canning Arts Group IT equipment to support online arts activities $1,515.9
Essential Personnel PC to support people with disabilities and to help provide online training $2,500
Riverton RSl Laptop to deliver online activities and Remembrance Day service $2,378
William Langford Community House Tablets etc to  deliver online sessions for Seniors $2,500
Women of World Stage Various Zoom sessions provided by presenters $1,500
Willetton Toy Library Online toy booking system and web development $2,500
Rossmoyne Retirement Village Tai Chi Class Tai Chi instructor, tablets and  Zoom subscription to deliver online classes $1,500
Rossmoyne Community Kindergarten  Provide online sessions for kindy members
Wilson Residents and Ratepayers Association Purchase of equipment to deliver online AGM and general meetings $1,000
Canning Sea Scouts Equipment and  Zoom deliver online activities $2,424
Cultural Learning Centre Mosaica Teacher costs, website hosting and Zoom subscription to deliver  on line classes $2,000
South Tamil School WA Laptops to deliver online sessions $2,000
Willetton Football Club Tablets, chip card reader and receipt printer $2,000
Willetton Junior Football Club Tablets to collect statistics, cashless payments $2,000
Club Fiumano e Giuliano Website development and podcast camera to deliver online activities $19,50
Queens Park Seniors Club Web development to attract additional membership and have online presence $1,088
Riverton Rossmoyne Shelley Residents Association Development of website and hosting
Snesa Web development to allow online ordering and catering  $2,000

Small Resilience Grants

Applicant Activity Grant
(inc GST)
Canning Vale Senior Football Club Cooking equipment to assist with income generation as club has lost income due to fundraising activities being restricted $1,000
Riverton Calisthenics Club Small Online sessions for young members. Zoom subscription and coaching costs for additional 'Stretch and Flex' sessions $1,000
Willetton Football Club First Aid equipment due to not being able to share $1,000
Castledare Miniature Railways Inc Pad-locks due to issues with security as trains not operating $1,000
Canning Vale Kindy Additional 4.5hrs cleaning x 16 weeks due to COVID-19 requirements to enable Kindy sessions to run $1,000
Rossmoyne Netball Club Sanitising equipment and masks as mandated by Netball WA. Additional balls due to each team needing own equipment $1,000
Corinthian Park Tennis Club Tablet and accessories to help deliver online coaching sessions and performance analysis. Conduct zoom committee meetings $668
Rossmoyne Volleyball Club Sanitising equipment and cleaning products as required by State Sporting Association. Additional balls due to each team needing own equipment $1,000
Willetton Junior Football Club Sanitising equipment and cleaning products as required by State Sporting Association. Additional balls due to each team needing own equipment $1,000
Riverton Football Club Additional footballs required due to the inability to share equipment between teams $1,000
Club Fiumano e Giuliano Inc Cleaning equipment and supplies to make site conform to high hygienic standards $990
Shelley Primary School Robotics club to support socially withdrawn students at a time of stress $956
Carrie Reedy Functional Nutrition Online nutritional program to help Canning community improve health and wellbeing $960
Kyle Chinese Language and Cultural School Online Mandarin lessons for the Canning community $1,000
Studio 24 Install safety shields and stickers; Perspex shield for reception desk $980
Willetton Netball Club Miscellaneous cleaning equipment to be COVID-19 compliant $1,000
Canning Vale Cricket Club Match day cricket balls as clubit unable to fundraise during COVID-19 $1,000
Treasure Island Child Care Centre Toys for children as income has been reduced by 50% due to changes in child care policy $1,000
Wadjup Gabbilju Improve community awareness and communication $800
Canning River Retional  Regional Park Volunteers  
Hand sanitiser and gloves for Conservation Work Day
Beananing Kwuurt Institute Webcam and headphones $369
Rostrum Sundown Club 50 Rental costs at Canning Arts Centre $741
Givlife Hygiene packages, supermarket vouchers, sanitiser $1,000
Women of World Stage Community training in Video Conferencing Software $300
Retirees WA Community Library Box for seniors, located in Bentley $850
Rossmoyne Community Kindergarten Portable heaters for kindy members whilst maintaining social distancing $798
Willetton Playgroup General tidy up and bathroom clean in preparation for opening $550


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