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Barwon South West Waste and Resource Recovery Group – Can do Communities Grant Program
Can do Communities Grant – Sporting Groups who are wanting to be a Plastic Bottle Free Club, look no more, this grant is for you!
The Can Do Communities program supports community led activities in the Barwon South West region with a focus on waste reduction, repair, repurpose or recycling.
As part of this program, Barwon South West Waste and Resource Recovery Group (BSWWRRG) is offering small grants of up to $500 (GST exclusive) to incorporated community groups for eligible waste reduction activities.
In the 2019-2020 financial year, the total amount available is $5,000 or a maximum of 10 x $500 grants.
What will be funded?
The Can Do Communities Program Guide sets out the types of activities that will be funded:
- Can Do Community Events
- Plastic Free Communities
- Boomerang Bags Groups
- War on Waste Groups
- Litter Champions
- Repair Cafés
- Turn Your Trash into Cash Days
- Community Gardens
- Share Your Spare produce swaps and carts
- Love Food Hate Waste and Bulk buying community co-ops
- Transition Streets & Towns.
Examples of activities and items that will be funded include composting workshops, Boomerang Bags materials, Repair Café starter kits, and litter clean-up days.
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