Grants

Community Development Fund

The objectives of the fund are to:

  1. Provide financial assistance for organisations and/or projects which benefit the community.
  2. To assist community-based (not for profit) organisations to develop and maintain facilities.
  3. To provide community-based (not for profit) organisations with relief from Council imposed fees and charges.

Applications for 2021/22 are Now Open

Please find below links to the Application form and Guidelines:

Community Development Fund Flyer

Community Development Fund Application Form 2021/22

Community Development Fund Guidelines 2021/2022


 Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund

The Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund was established in 2011 by the Shire of Ravensthorpe. The Future Fund exists to improve economic and community infrastructure and services in the Shire of Ravensthorpe through funding projects that clearly comply / align with the Shire’s Strategic Plan.

Expressions of Interest for the 2021/2022 funding round has now opened. Please use the below links for further information and this years application form. 

EOI applications open 8 March and close 6 April, 2021.

EOI Application Form 

Guide for Completing EOI Form

FAQ

If you have any queries regarding your application, please don't hesitate to contact one of the Board of Governors or email rhff@ravensthorpe.wa.gov.au 

Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund Board of Governors
Board of Governors
Mr Andrew Duncan (Chair) 0428 996 334 andy@urara.com.au  
Gavin Pollock  9839 0000 ceo@ravensthorpe.wa.gov.au
Jennifer Chambers   0429 381 018 rlcdc@wn.com.au
Kim Bennett 0427 383 213 Kim.Bennett@stantec.com
Keith Dunlop   0428 383 302 keith.dunlop@ravensthorpe.wa.gov.au

Bursary 

There is also a bursary program which opens on the 1st of September every year.

Up to $5000 is available for individuals to help with costs for -

  • Academic (including boarding) 
  • Arts / Music
  • Sport 
  • Life Skills (support programs / camps)

A copy of the guidelines can be downloaded here.

For any queries regarding the Future Fund please email rhff@ravensthorpe.wa.gov.au 

You can also keep up to date with the Future Fund via our Face Book page 'Ravensthorpe Hopetoun Future Fund'