$137,000 in grants are on offer to eligible charities, including the new $50,000 Heritage and People’s Choice Grant. The new grant celebrates the successful merger between Heritage Bank and People’s Choice Credit Union and recognises both organisations’ long history of community support.
A total of six grants are available and are to be used to support the overall costs of a specific program that has a proven track record of creating impact in one of our three focus areas. They are not tied to individual aspects of a program, for example transport, wages or consumables.
Heritage and People’s Choice Grant
This new grant will support a charity that works across the majority of Heritage and People’s Choice footprint delivering an existing program in one or all of its focus areas.
The Our Shout Workplace Giving Grant
1 x $27,000 grant with the focus area of:
- Health care services for vulnerable Australians and their families.
Growing Stronger Communities Grants
4 x $15,000 grants with the focus areas of:
- Positive educational and alternative pathways to help at-risk children and teenagers;
- Health care services for vulnerable Australians and their families; and/or
- Support for the economic and social wellbeing of people in regional, rural and remote communities, including in times of natural disasters.
Eligibility and other conditions apply.