Up to $10,000 available to community groups

Community and not-for-profit groups can apply for up to $10,000 from a $84,000 council funding pool.

Applications are now open for the first round of council’s Community Grants for this financial year.

The aim of the Mackay Regional Council’s Community Grant program is to provide assistance to local community groups/organisations that make positive contributions to the quality of life in the local government area.

Grants are available for two categories: Community Grants of up to $10,000 and Small Equipment Grants for up to $1000.

Submissions close midnight, September 7.

Application forms, terms and conditions and more information can be found at mackay.smartygrants.com.au