Grant Round 8 (final grant round)
The Gladstone Foundation was established as a l trust in February 2011. The purpose of the Gladstone Foundation, as set out in the Trust Deed, is to provide a structured approach to allocate funding that contributes to addressing the social infrastructure needs of the people of the Gladstone region.
The Gladstone Foundation will work with people and organisations in Gladstone to fulfil this responsibility. All projects funded by the Gladstone Foundation will possess a common thread of improved social infrastructure and/or tackling social disadvantage as realistically as circumstances dictate.
The final grant round will require applicants to submit an expression of interest in which projects can be canvassed and short-listed and second, where shortlisted projects must provide more detailed information on their project, its finances and its implementation. Organisations should ensure they review the Gladstone Foundation’s funding criteria before submitting an expression of interest (EOI).
In order to be eligible for consideration, the initial expression of interest and subsequent applications must be:
- from a registered charity, or
- for a project that is for charitable purposes
- grants available of up to $5,000
Please read the guidelines (link below) and complete your EOI.
The EOI Form is available below
To fill out the EOI Form online, scroll to the bottom of this page.
Gladstone RSL Sub Branch Inc – Gladstone Anzac Memorial Bowls and Citizens Club renovation project
Calliope Rural Fire Brigade will upgrade their facility.
The South End Progress Association Inc will construct a purpose-built community centre at South End, Curtis Island.
The Boyne Tannum RSL Sub-Branch Inc will upgrade and renovate the RSL Sub-Branch Tannum Sands Community Hall.
The St Vincent de Paul Society Queensland will undergo the redevelopment of the Warehouse and Family Support Centre.
Central Queensland University (CQU) will develop the Gladstone Foundation Health and Wellness Education Facility at the Gladstone Campus which will offer educational and training facilities to health students and the existing health professionals in the community.
The Salvation Army (Qld) Property Trust (SAQPT) will construct an integrated Communities Facilities Centre, which will include a Community Centre, a Child and Family Centre and an Allied Health Centre, within the Integrated Health Precinct, Philip Street, West Gladstone.
Gladstone Community Linking Agency Inc. will build a purpose designed Respite Care House for people who have a disability and their carers.
Gladstone Men’s Shed Association Inc. will build a larger permanent facility where they will continue to provide a safe, friendly and healing environment where men from the Gladstone community are able to work on meaningful projects.
Churches of Christ Gladstone will expand and improve Shed 19 to transform the centre to better serve the people of the Gladstone / Toolooa area experiencing disadvantage and social isolation. The upgrade will also improve the facility to provide better disability access.
Roseberry Community Services Limited’s range of youth and family services in the Gladstone Region will be coordinated from a new headquarters building funded by the grant.
Completed EOI forms must be received by email by no later than 5pm Friday 20th October 2023. Physical submissions will not be considered.