The Gold Coast Regional Community Fund is aimed at strengthening the community by facilitating giving and by partnering with donors to build an enduring source of funding from which to support charitable projects.
By donating and or leaving a bequest to QCF for the Gold Coast Regional Community Fund you are helping create an enduring legacy.
The regional grants program aims to support eligible charitable organisations providing local service delivery in areas such as aged care, family support, children, health and welfare, youth and arts.
The Gold Coast Regional Community Fund supported eight local organisations to deliver projects in the 2016-17 financial year.
Hear and Say – Centre for Deaf Children $1,147
Contribution to one of the social skills programs for children aged five to nine.
House With No Steps $2,738
For the installation of a work-top in the newly upgraded kitchen.
Gold Coast Hospital Foundation $8,820
To purchase an electric hybrid cot/bed system to ensure the safety of young cerebral palsy patients during their arduous treatment visits at the hospital.
Little Souls Taking Big Steps $8,000
Replacement of the soft surface in the children’s play area.
Montrose Therapy and Respite $7,760
Installation of remote internal door openers to allow for safe access and increased level of independence and autonomy.
The Humour Foundation $3,000
Towards the Clown Doctors program at the Gold Coast University Hospital.
White Cloud Foundation $1,535
To purchase a computer and software system to ensure the privacy of women who are part of the White Cloud Mums program.
Youth With A Mission Gold Coast $5,000
To build a connection with young people to identify opportunities for personal guidance and peer mentoring opportunities.