Congratulations to the Successful Grant Recipients in 2017 / 2018

The Canning Community continues to benefit from local initiatives delivered by volunteers, community and sporting organisations

Successful grant recipients and a brief description of the activities supported in 2017 / 2018 financial year.

Small Community Grants
Organisation Name Project Details Grant Awarded
Lynwood Ferndale Football Club Water bottles and holders, safety domes, training bibs $478.00
Canning Men's Shed Animal shapes for Cubille $500.00
Communicare Craft items and books for Jump Start Playgroup in Cannington $500.00
Willetton Bowling Club Kitchen utilities equipment $498.86
Fury River Dragons Dragon Boat trolley $500.00
Wilson Christian Church Holiday program of activities for Bentley and Wilson children $450.00
Rossmoyne Shelley Scout Group/ Scouts WA Antibullying Seminar - catering and hire of AV equipment $500.00
Little Athletics WA Have a Go day to try athletics $500.00
Cultural Learning Centre Mosaica Inc Mascot costume and storage for cultural activities $295.30
Shelley Playground Inc Baby bouncers, play equipment, costumes and label maker $499.98
Infinite Qi Gong Association of WA Physical and mental health event $500.00
Bentley Community Focus Promotion, catering and plaque for Mural Tile launch $496.00
Willetton Netball Club Netballs $500.00
Langford Aboriginal Association Graduation certificates, journals and pens $500.00
Parkwood Tennis Club Court hire, equipment and promotional leaflets $500.00
The Rocks Ministry Projector and screen hire $500.00
Cycling Without Age WA Set up of group $500.00
Friends of Queens Park Bushland Production of gift cards $287.10
WA Telugu Association Trophies and ground hire for event $400.00
1st Canning Sea Scouts Contribution to purchase of laptop $500.00
Riverton Rostrata Cricket Club Charity Fundraising Day - contribution to costs $500.00
Wilson Residents & Ratepayers Assoc. Contribution to cost of software package $500.00
Bentley Baptist Church Contribution to costs of T20 Charity Family Day for SIDS $500.00
Scuds Social Golf Club Membership and participation promotion $500.00
Rotary Club of Willetton Willetton Rotary Community Fair - contribution to costs $500.00
United in Diversity WA (UiD WA) "Women's Pampering Day" - fundraising event for UiD WA $500.00
Willetton Community Garden Assoc. Clean Sweep program $500.00
Fusion Australia Recarpeting of facility $483.00
  Total $14,092.08

 

Volunteer Support Grants
Organisation Name Project Details Grant Awarded
Lynwood Ferndale Football Club Level 1 AFL Coaching Courses x 3 Volunteers $495.00
Riverton Little Athletics Level 1 Community Athletics Coaching Course x 3 Volunteers $500.00
WA Fairhaven Room Hire for SARC training program $453.00
Queens Park Junior Football Club Training for Coaches $500.00
1st Canning Sea Scouts Test & Tag training - fire extinguishers $500.00
  Total $2,448.00

 

Arts and Culture
Organisation Name Project Details Grant Awarded
Sikh Association of WA Production of Sikh Canning Heritage book $5,000.00
New Holland Consort, Inc Concert at Woodloes Church $3,900.00
Kerala Hindu Samajam Inc Vishu 2018 - New year Hindu Festival $1,730.00
Wadjup-Gabbilju Guided interpretive walk $1,575.15
Perth Indonesian Community Floramorata Cultural event $5,000.00
  Total $17,205.15

 

Community Initiatives
Organisation Name Proposal Details Grant Awarded

Sikh Association of WA

 NAIDOC initiative - Yorkrakine visit for ladies $2900.00 
Rossmoyne Netball Club  NAIDOC initiative - Indigenous round $1008.60 
Richmond Wellbeing  NAIDOC Week Celebration $5000.00 
Kyle Chinese Language & Culture School  NAIDOC initiative - Our Children Our Future $2600.00 
Aus Migrant Professional Bridge Leadership in Motion and Experience programme $5,000.00
Parkerville Children and Youth Care Paint the Town REaD programme $5,000.00
Rossmoyne Kindergarten Greenhouse Project $4,995.00
Herald Avenue Senior Citizens Club Inc Willetton Bridge Club $5,000.00
Canning Vale Prekindy 10th Anniversary event $4,416.71
Green Skills Nappy Workshops for early Parenting $2,770.00
Willetton Christian Church Carols in the Park $1,557.88
Beckenham Rangers Soccer Club Summer Development Program $5,000.00
   Total $45,248.19 

 

Community Equipment
Organisation Name Proposal Details Grant Awarded
Canning Arts Group Two pottery wheels $3,240.50
Sally Green Canning River Community First Responders – 2 x defibrillators $4.500.00
Lynwood Ferndale Football Club Two marquees $4,422.43
Canning Arts Centre Users Association 50 x chairs $2,640.00
Rostrata Family Centre Audio visual equipment $5,000.00
Herald Avenue Senior Citizens Club Electronic Bridge equipment for Willetton Bridge Club $5,000.00
Willetton Playgroup Association Nature play area $5,000.00
1st Canning Scout Group Sailing equipment renewal and upgrdade $5,000.00
Queens Park Junior Football Club Playing jumpers and equipment for two new women’s teams $5,000.00
  Total $39,802.93

 

Events and Festivals
Organisation Name Proposal Details Grant Awarded
Riverton Scout Group 60th Anniversary Campfire $5,000.00
Touchpoint Community Services Christmas Carnival Event $3,162.00
Rotary Club of Rossmoyne Australia Day Breakfast $4,025.00
  Total $12,187.00

 

Sport & Recreation Equipment
Organisation Name Proposal Details Grant Awarded
Willetton Bowling Club Two chest freezers $707.00
Riverton Aquanauts Dolphin timers $1,000.00
Lynwood Ferndale Football Club Football training equipment $941.27
Canning River Canoe Club Acer Aspire laptop to record finishing times $1,000.00
Willetton Reds Hockey Atlas Minkey sticks, flexi domes, training domes and bibs $1,000.00
Riverton Rostrata Cricket Club Training uniforms $1,000.00
Rossmoyne Volleyball Club Drink baskets, ball bags and electric pump $1,000.00
Canning Districts Athletics Clubs Nordic Alu Viking II hurdles and cart $1,000.00
Lynwood United Football Club Balls and spring-loaded agility poles $993.30
Fury River Dragons Dragon Boat $1,000.00
Rossmoyne Bowling Club Coaching bowls $1,000.00
Shelley Sailing Club Inc. Outboard motor $1,000.00
Willetton Football Club Portable shade structure $1,000.00
Centenary Football Club Soccer equipment $1,000.00
Brooklands Football Club Training equipment $1,000.00
Apollos Basketball Association Coaching playboards $799.80
Dynamic Flames Badminton Club Badminton playing equipment $1,000.00
Canning Vale Firebirds Netballs $374.00
Rossmoyne Netball Club Netballs $680.00
Riverton Rossmoyne Jnr Cricket Club Kit bags and shade gazebos $973.00
Willetton Junior Football Club Playing jumpers for junior team $1,000.00
Willetton Netball Club Fitness and recovery equipment $630.72
Breakaways Softball Club Sunshades $398.00
Masters Athletics WA Two javelins and one hammer $642.60
  Total $21,103.31

 

Sport and Recreation Facilities
Organisation Name Proposal Details Grant Awarded
Rossmoyne Netball Club Ablution and storage shelter up to $75,000.00
Canning Club Facility improvements to shelters - Stage 1 $23,707.50

 

Young People Fly High
Young People Fly High Attendance by young people at various State, Interstate and International sporting, academic and cultural competitions $29,100.00