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Kimberley Community Chest Fund

The Kimberley Community Chest Fund is for grants up to and including $50,000. Applications for the 2017 Kimberley Community Chest Fund are now closed.

The Kimberley Community Chest Fund invested in projects that assist in attracting investment, increasing jobs, and improving the quality of life to enhance economic and community infrastructure and services in the Kimberley region. Funded projects will contribute to building a vibrant region with a strong economy.

Funding was available to assist the development of infrastructure, services and community projects intended to build vibrant regions with strong economies.

Grant acquittals

Successful applicants of the Kimberley Community Chest Fund must acquit the grant in accordance with the Grant Agreement.

Use the KCCF Grant Acquittal form to prepare acquittals.

The Grants Officer can be contacted by phone on 08 9194 3000 or email at gpo@kdc.wa.gov.au

The 2017-18 Kimberley Community Chest Fund round attracted 31 applications seeking $1,163,566. The following projects were successful:

2017-18 Kimberley Community Chest Fund – successful applications

wdt_ID Organisation Amount Project
1 Enterprise Learning Projects $50,000 Tramalla Op Shop
2 Ewin Early Learning Centre Inc $50,000 Facing the Future
3 Mirima Council $49,470 East Kimberley Short Promotional Film
4 Morrgul Pty Ltd $46,356 Morrgul Aboriginal Business Masterclass Workshop Series & Aboriginal Business Forum
5 Little Nuggets Early Learning Centre $28,305 Little Nuggets Early Learning Centre Sustainability Project
6 Broome Youth and Families Hub Inc $25,000 The Drop in Hall Upgrade
7 Netball WA $25,000 North West NAIDOC Netball Carnival 2017
8 Nyamba Buru Yawuru $25,000 Interpretive Masterplan and Economic Vision for Yawuru Conservation Estate
9 Shinju Matsuri Inc $20,000 Shinju Matsuri 2017
10 Waringarri Aboriginal Arts $20,000 Kira Kiro Art Centre Kalumburu Stage 2
Organisation Amount Project

The 2016-17 Kimberley Community Chest Fund round attracted 38 applications seeking $5,904,619. The following projects were successful:

2016-17 Kimberley Community Chest Fund – successful applications

wdt_ID Organisation Amount (ex GST) Project
1 Anglicare WA $50,000 Kutjungka Region Horse Program
2 Nirrumbuk Aboriginal Corporation $50,000 Pathways to Housing and Employment
3 Shire of Derby West Kimberley $50,000 Fitzroy Play Space
4 Garnduwa Amboorny Wirnan $42,600 Garnduwa ICT upgrade
5 Derby District High School P&C Committee $42,000 Culturally Relevant Training Programs
6 Yawuru Jarndu Aboriginal Corp $38,600 Kimberley Aboriginal Women's Textile Skills and Product Development
7 Wyndham Historical Society $36,500 Wyndham Museum Roof Upgrade
8 Broome Chamber of Commerce & Industry $27,200 Broome Cruise Ship Management
9 Shinju Matsuri Inc $25,000 2016 Shinju Matsuri
10 Gelganyem Ltd $22,000 Barramundi Dreaming Festival
Organisation Amount (ex GST) Project

April 2015 Kimberley Community Chest Fund – Tranche 1 successful applicants

wdt_ID Organisation Amount (exc GST) Project
1 Lake Kununurra Golf Club $20,000 Lake Kununurra Golf Club Kitchen upgrade
2 Halls Creek Healing Taskforce Aboriginal Corp $20,000 Collective Social Impact Initiative
3 East Kimberley Marketing Group Inc. $20,000 Market Potential Analysis for Direct Flights East Coast to Kununurra
4 Theatre Kimberley Inc. $20,000 Act Belong Commit Sandfly Circus Artist in residence program
5 Public Trustee $20,000 Improving Will Making & Financial Administration Understanding and Access among Regional Western Australians
6 Gelganyem Ltd. $20,000 Barramundi Dreaming Festival
Organisation Amount (exc GST) Project

June 2015 Kimberley Community Chest Fund – Tranche 2 successful applicants

wdt_ID Organisation Amount (ex GST) Project
1 Puranyangu-Rangka Kerrem (Aboriginal Radio) Aboriginal Corporation $20,000 PRK Music Studio Community Development
2 Broome Youth & Families Hub $20,000 BYFH Kitchen and canteen upgrade
3 Shinju Matsuri Inc. $20,000 View to Asia
4 Shire of Broome $20,000 Da Vinci Machines Exhibition – Broome
5 Waringarri Aboriginal Arts $20,000 Kira Kiro – Kalumburu Art Centre building
6 Marninwarntikura Fitzroy Women’s Resource Centre $19,866 Designing Our Future
7 Mirima Council $19,500 Miriwoong Knowledge Cycle
8 Nyamba Buru Yawuru Ltd. $18,786 Yawuru Storylines
9 Shire of Halls Creek $16,532 Facility infrastructure upgrades for social and economic development
10 Broome Historical Society Inc. $15,717 Locating lost WWII and other aircraft
Organisation Amount (ex GST) Project

 

Page last updated: Wed Nov 21 2018 1:15:04 PM

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Don't hesitate to call the Kimberley Development Commission with any queries or comments.

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7 Ebony Street (PO Box 620)
Kununurra Western Australia 6743

T: +61 8 9148 2100

Upstairs: Cnr Napier & Dampier Terrace (PO Box 172)
Broome, Western Australia 6725

T: +61 8 9194 3000

Derby Western Australia 6728

T: +61 8 9194 3000 (Broome)