Category Archives: Grants and sponsorship

Funding approved for Redlands’ coastal strategy


Funding has been confirmed for the development of Redland City Council’s comprehensive Coastal Adaptation Strategy. Council will receive $195,650 from the State Government’s QCoast2100 Program for phases 1-5 of the strategy, which will identify and develop management plans for coastal hazard. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the funding, approved by the Local Government Association  Continue reading…

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Council community grants available


Turn your great ideas into reality with a community grant from Redland City Council, with applications for the next round open from today. Redland Mayor Karen Williams said the latest round of community grants would support a wide variety of community-led projects and initiatives, with assistance available for Organisation Support, Project Support, Conservation and Capital  Continue reading…

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Teenagers turn their lives around through Project Booyah


Education and community initiative Project Booyah is literally changing lives in the Redlands. Currently 10 local teenagers are participating in Project Booyah in the hope to complete vocational education and gain a job after dropping out of high school. Fifteen-year-old Alexandra Hills automotive trainee Brandon Cunningham shared his experience of completing Project Booyah, run by  Continue reading…

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Grant supports stars to end violence


Thousands of woven stars will sparkle in the Redlands thanks to a $12,000 grant from the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) towards a series of community weaving workshops by Birkdale weaver and artist Maryann Talia Pau. Redland Mayor Karen Williams said the woven stars were symbols of solidarity, light and courage to end all forms of  Continue reading…

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Council sponsorship available


Redland City Council sponsorship is available for upcoming community initiatives, including events, projects, services or activities that are held in Redland City. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the latest round of sponsorship will open on 15 February and support initiatives to be held between July and December this year, with applications accepted until Friday 18  Continue reading…

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Council calls for community grant applications


Got a great idea for a community focused project? Apply now for a community grant from Redland City Council and turn your ideas into reality. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the latest round of community grants wil open next week, with applications accepted until Friday 26 February. “Last financial year, Council provided more than $500,000  Continue reading…

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Council plan to help struggling families access sport


Junior sports could become more affordable for struggling local families after Redland City Council today voted to investigate a financial assistance program for children’s sports. Division 9 Councillor Paul Gleeson, who is Council’s sport and recreation spokesperson and put forward the motion, said it followed a successful trial in his Capalaba division that saw local  Continue reading…

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Community grants available now


Applications are now open for Redland City Council’s 2015/16 Community Grants Program, with Round 1 closing on Friday 28 August 2015. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the program supported community projects and initiatives across the city, with $434,000 awarded last year to community-driven ventures that enriched the broader Redlands community. “Last year, local residents  Continue reading…

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