National Volunteer Week Small Grants Initiative - Recipients Announced


Thank you to everyone who submitted a National Volunteer Week Small Grants application.

We received 191 excellent applications and would like to thank all volunteer-involving organisations that applied. Volunteering Queensland acknowledges the inspiring and impactful work done by each organisation and volunteer. We wish we could have funded each application.

Selected Grant Recipients

Congratulations to the 39 organisations below who were successful in receiving a National Volunteer Week small grant. Together they will share in $20,000.

Organisation name   Event name
4rph Inc   Thank You Volunteers Morning Tea
Allora Show Society   Recognition of Service Event
Arthritis Queensland Inc   Virtual Morning Tea
Ashgrove Meals on Wheels Inc   Celebrating Our Volunteers Morning Tea
Blackall Range Care Group   High Tea and Harmonies
Court Network Inc   Volunteer Recognition Ceremony
Crestmead PCYC   Trivia and Appreciation Night
Drought Angels Inc   Volunteer Morning Tea
Emerald North State School P&C   Volunteer Superhero Thank You Lunch
FNQ Volunteers   Volunteer of the Year Awards
Garbutt Community Centre Inc - Community Grow   NVW Afternoon Tea
George Street Neighbourhood Centre Inc   Celebrating Our Volunteers
Girl Guides Qld Inc   Let's Try Sailing
Inala Youth Service Inc   Yoga, Self Care and High Tea Day
Karuna Hospice Ltd Inc   Volunteer Appreciation Evening
Keep Australia Beautiful   Volunteer Thank You Morning Tea
Legacy Fraser Burnett   Volunteer Morning Tea
Longreach Town Band Inc   Barefoot Bowls
Maleny Neighbourhood Centre Inc   Maleny NC Volunteer Week
North Qld Wildlife Care Inc   Thank You for Caring
OXYGEN Indigenous Corporation Inc   OXYGEN Multicultural Volunteer Team Leadership Event
PA Research Foundation Inc (PA Hospital Volunteer Services Unit)   Celebration and Recognition Luncheon, Including Self-Care
Permaculture Noosa Inc   Permaculture Noosa Volunteers' Day
Qld Cyclists Assoc   Volunteer BBQ and Awards
Queensland Provider of Assistance of Survivors of Torture and Trauma   Volunteer Thank You Dinner
RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service   Ten Pin Bowling and Pizza Night
Redland Museum Inc   Volunteer Reward Lunch
Rockhampton Regional Libraries   Lively Knitting and Crochet Club Volunteer Morning Tea
Russell Island State School P and C Association   Volunteers Morning Tea
Salvation Army - Mackay   Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
Sandbag Inc   Volunteer Meeting and Celebration Lunch
Scout Association of Australia Queensland (St John's Wood Scout Group)   Group Family Recognition Event
SeniorNet Association Inc   SeniorNet's Lunch for Volunteers
TASC National Limited Inc   Thank You Afternoon Tea
The Good Shepherd Homes Ltd Inc   High Tea Appreciation Morning
Topology Inc   Top Up Our Topology Volunteers
Volunteering Redlands   Future of Volunteering Network Event
Volunteering Sunshine Coast   NVW Volunteer Function
Volunteers in Policing   Thank You to our Gateway VIPs

Thank you

Thank you to the Queensland Government for providing sponsorship of the inaugural National Volunteer Week Small Grant Initiative.

The Queensland Government is the major sponsor of National Volunteer Week.