The Community Event Fund provides funding to community groups to run a local event.
The City’s Community Event Fund aims to strengthen the Kwinana community and create more connected neighbourhoods by supporting non-profit organisations to run their own ‘place-based’ events. A variety event may be eligble for funding, including family fun days, concerts, markets, multicultural celebrations, or any events that bring the community together.
The Community Event Fund was developed with the below objectives;
All community organisations that are incorporated, not for profit and are based in the City of Kwinana are eligible to apply for the Community Event Fund.
Projects can be submitted as a partnership between two or more groups. See below for a full list of eligibility requirements.
Applications for the Community Event Fund are not available for;
The below funding conditions are in place for applications considered for the Community Event Fund.
Organisations successful in their application for funds are to provide a completed and signed Community Events Funding Program Acquittal and Evaluation Form to the City by the date stated on the front of the form and in the Funding Agreement, and provide copies of receipts for all items of expenditure.
Funded organisations must acknowledge funding support provided by the City of Kwinana. Copies of the logo will be provided and banners can be obtained from and returned to the City of Kwinana.
The City is entitled to publicise financial support provided to organisations for community events. Funded organisations may be asked to provide images or feature in stories in various publications and on-line sites. Local media appearances may also be requested.