The North Queensland 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 North Queensland 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 North Queensland Community Fund supported five local organisations to deliver projects in the 2017-18 financial year.
Step in Time – Australian Pain Management Association Inc. (APMA) $3,000
Step in time will deliver 6 dance sessions to chronic pain sufferers in the Townsville District.
Childhood Cancer Support Inc. $3,626
Providing local support for Townsville families battling childhood cancer.
International Women’s Week Event Coordinator $5,000
Towards International Women’s Week Townsville, shinning a spotlight on the achievements of women and gender equality.
Miracle Babies Foundation $3,000
NICU Survival Packs – supporting premature and sick babies and their families.
Townsville PCYC $5,000
Funds contributing towards a primary school swimming program.
Ronald McDonald House Charities North Australia $4,800
Funding to implement the processes, policies and practices needed to create a child-safe environment.
Supporters of 65 Roses Inc $5,000
Nebuliser maintenance equipment.