Grant Application Criteria

 
Grant Application Criteria

CCF Priority Areas for Support

  • Improving the lives of vulnerable people
    • Children and youth
    • Families
    • Elderly
  • Supporting development toward independence and autonomy
  • Promoting social justice


Grant Application Criteria

  • Charities Services registered
  • Have been in operation for minimum of one year
  • Professionally prepared annual financial statements and Audit or Review statement for the most recent financial year to be attached
  • Applications submitted via our website
  • Grants are usually in the range of $1,500 to $10,000, with a maximum of $10,000.
  • Grants to be used within 12 months of receipt


Exclusions from Funding

  • Individuals
  • Individual scholarships or development
  • Fixed assets or purchases, capital projects, sports equipment
  • International travel
  • Medical treatment
  • Government agencies, schools, sports organisations, arts organisations


As is the normal request from the Board, in accepting this grant you confirm that should the project not take place within 12 months, the funds will be returned to Common Good Foundation. The grant cannot be used for any purpose other than that which was requested on the application form.

Note: To assist your organisation in meeting the needs of your community, we do give grants to cover operating expenses. However, for grants that fall within The Tindall Foundation criteria, it is preferable that these are for expenses other than wages e.g. rent, staff training, telecommunications etc.