Country Idealist Profiles

Queensland Funding and Grants (2)

Posted in Australia, Queensland (Australia), Queensland (Australia) Third sector by valeria80 on August 19, 2008

Smart Supplies Community Rebate Scheme:

Smart Supplies, a Queensland-based IT consumables retailer, has developed an online scheme that provides a fundraising opportunity for not-for-profit groups.

The Smart Supplies Community Rebate Scheme works liks this: Everyone who purchases IT consumables through the company’s website can nominate to support one of the not-for-profit groups registered in the scheme. 2% of every purchase made by that supporter then goes to the nominated group.

VaultOne Rebate Scheme

VaultOne is a financial services company that offers a free fundraising service for community groups.

The company has access to 80+ authorized agents and 30+ lenders, including the major banks, and offers financial planning, superannuation packages and general insurance. VaultOne donate 30% of their agents’ finance approval fees and their train commission fees to not-for-profit organizations.

Donation Home Loans

Donation Home Loans, a mortgage broker, donates a sizable proportion of their ongoing commissions to client-nominated charities, schools, non-profit organizations and clubs.

Regional Partnerships Program Grant Funding

The Regional Partnerships Program is funded by the Australian Government and administered through the Department of Transport and Regional Services. It provides funding for new projects that generate economic activity, capacity building and community benefit.

The North Queensland Area Consultative Committee (NQACC) works in partnership with local governments, regional development organizations, community groups and individuals to assist them with gaining funding through the Regional Partnerships Program. NQACC provides information and assists in developing applications for the program.



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