We are enjoying having former Executive Director Helen Imber back at Australian Communities Foundation (ACF). Helen has been making a valuable contribution as Volunteer Program Coordinator and has shared some of her thoughts about attending an event to remember Scarlet Spain. A wonderful part of my return to ACF is the opportunity to meet new and re meet [...]
We were honoured to host a morning tea late last year for ACF donors, staff and not-for-profit friends with special guest Dame Julia Cleverdon DCVO CBE . Dame Julia has been described as “a passionate and practical campaigner who has gained an international reputation for connecting the unconnected, inspiring individuals and organisations to work together for the [...]
We enjoyed hearing from Dr Peter Macreadie at a recent Environment Donor Circle. Peter leads the innovative and award winning Blue Carbon Lab at Deakin University and shares his story below. How did you become interested in environmental research? I was always passionate about the ocean. As a kid I would take any chance I [...]
A fun, motivational program that encourages remote and rural students of all ages to grow good food, good learning and good times at school for better health, wellbeing and social inclusion. Organisation: Foodswell Ltd. Geographical Area: Australia. Amount Requested: $30,000.00.
Description : This project aims to revitalise community spaces through arts and community projects as part of the recovery of North Bundaberg after the floods of January 2013. Organisation :Creative Regions Ltd Geographic Area :QLD Amount Requested : $ 15,000
Description : Peer education workshops for allied health professionals to better understand and help patients manage symptoms associated with the Late Effects of Polio. Organisation :Polio Australia Incorporated Geographic Area :Australia Amount Requested :$70,000