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The 2020 WorkSafe Club Safety Fund is now open!

June 23 2020, Grants, News

Over the past 18 years, WorkSafe has helped over 300 rural football clubs with funding and assistance and will continue to support clubs through the WorkSafe Club Safety Fund. The Club Safety Fund provides financial assistance to rural football clubs to improve the safety of their grounds, or provide added security for players, those involved […]

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Regional Sport Victoria Community Sport Insights

June 17 2020, News

Regional Sport Victoria (RSV), the state peak body advocating & supporting a network of 6,500 rural and remote sporting clubs across Victoria, will this week embark on sector wide consultations regarding the state of community sport in regional Victoria. RSV, along with its nine-member Regional Sport Assemblies (RSAs), brace themselves for a resumption of physical […]

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Resource of the Month – June

June 10 2020, News

The Resource of the Month for June is our handy Strategic Plan Checklist Template. This resource was created to assist clubs on how to write a successful Strategic Plan. Why have a strategic plan? A strategic plan isn’t just a document to keep everyone on track. Having everyone participate in the strategic planning process fosters collegiality and creates […]

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Policy of the Month – June

June 10 2020, News

Our Policy of the Month for June is the Health & Safety Policy! This month we look at why a Health & Safety Policy exists, and why every club should have one in place. The Health & Safety Policy is to provide a safe and healthy sporting club environment for players, spectators, volunteers, coaches and officials nd […]

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Diploma of Governance – Scholarships – Institute of Company Directors Australia (ICDA)

June 10 2020, Grants, News

Ready to progress your not-for-profit career? The Institute of Company Directors Australia (ICDA) will be giving hundreds of not-for-profit leaders the chance to win part-scholarships to complete the acclaimed Diploma of Governance BSB52318. While ICDA have offered scholarships in the past for Australia’s premier diploma-level governance qualification, this year ICDA is able to offer more […]

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Change Our Game Scholarship Program – Applications Now Open!

June 10 2020, Grants, News

Applications for Round Two of the 2019-20 Change Our Game Scholarship program are now open. This program provides funding to support women working and volunteering in the sector to access professional development opportunities that will enhance skills in sport and recreation leadership and management. Candidates for the Change Our Game Scholarship Program are to be […]

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